There are autonomous cars on our roads today, but they require a human at the wheel. Whether it’s only a single feature, like Tesla’s Autopilot, or fully autonomous cars in testing, the law demands a human in the driver’s seat to take over if things go wrong. That might be the most dangerous part of […]
There are futuristic pieces of tech that we all think science needs to figure out right now. We want transporters that can zip us from place to place in an instant, spaceships that can take us to the stars, and the ever elusive flying car. Hyperloop is taking on the car challenge, not by making […]
Tesla is best known for producing electric cars, but they’re also coming to be known as a leader in autonomous car technology. Videos of their Autopilot software in action are all over the internet, but unfortunately, there have been problems. Several accidents and one fatality were reported when Autopilot was in use, and now Tesla […]
Autonomous vehicle advocates forgot to tell you one thing: You’re going to drive slower.
At 2017’s North American International Auto Show in Detroit, we’ll get a look at the fully autonomous Pacifica Hybrid on which Chrysler and Google’s Waymo are collaborating.
Uber is rolling out self-driving car test programs across the country and recently expanded to San Francisco. They did this without explicit permission from the city and after a brief battle, the company has pulled its self-driving cars off the city’s streets. The program started out just last week with a fleet of Volvo XC90s […]
Uber has expanded its autonomous-car testing to include San Francisco, but its first day was a bumpy one, and its future is uncertain.
Uber started testing self-driving cars in Pittsburgh in September, and now they’re expanding that program to include San Francisco. The move to the west coast includes the addition of Volvo XC90s to the test fleet of Ford Fusions. As with the cars roaming around Pittsburgh, these won’t be empty when they pull up to the […]
NuTonomy launched a self-driving car program in Singapore this year and now is coming stateside to the city of Boston, Massachusetts. The company will start testing cars in Boston by the end of December. It’s the first time nuTonomy will test self-driving cars in the United States. Testing will start small, with a single Renault […]