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Watch Skateboarders Vandalize Waymo Self-Driving Car in San Francisco
Watch Skateboarders Vandalize Waymo Self-Driving Car in San Francisco

13 Jul 2022, 10:04 UTC / The annual Dolores Hill Bomb event in San Francisco again ended with a vandalized car, this time a Waymo self-driving vehicle that was operating in manual mode

 
Cruise Robotaxi Was Involved in a Crash in San Francisco That Resulted in Injuries
Cruise Robotaxi Was Involved in a Crash in San Francisco That Resulted in Injuries

7 Jul 2022, 15:14 UTC / Cruise robotaxis were involved in several incidents this year, but the one reported in San Francisco last month might be the most serious yet

 
GM's Cruise Is the First To Offer Self-Driving Service to Paying Customers in California
GM's Cruise Is the First To Offer Self-Driving Service to Paying Customers in California

3 Jun 2022, 10:46 UTC / GM’s Cruise has secured the first California permit to carry paying riders in driverless cars after it has tested the service for free in the past four months

 
Waymo Joins GM's Cruise Offering Driverless Services in San Francisco to Limited Employees
Waymo Joins GM's Cruise Offering Driverless Services in San Francisco to Limited Employees

31 Mar 2022, 05:31 UTC / Waymo on Wednesday announced it has started offering free autonomous driving services to limited employees in San Francisco

 
You Can Now Ride in a Driverless Car in San Francisco As Cruise Opens to the Public
You Can Now Ride in a Driverless Car in San Francisco As Cruise Opens to the Public

2 Feb 2022, 15:43 UTC / The time of driverless cars is here, as GM-backed Cruise ride-hailing service is now open to the public in San Francisco

 
The Very Tiny and Cute Golden Gate Is Part Camper, Part Bicycle, and All Fun
The Very Tiny and Cute Golden Gate Is Part Camper, Part Bicycle, and All Fun

2 Nov 2021, 09:48 UTC / San Francisco-based artist Jay Nelson tried to prove that you don’t need a car to go camping, or for that matter, any actual camping gear

 
Here’s What It Takes to Make Your Roasted Chicken Come From the Sky via Drone
Here’s What It Takes to Make Your Roasted Chicken Come From the Sky via Drone

28 Oct 2021, 15:41 UTC / Getting your roasted chicken or cup of Joe delivered to your backyard by drone takes a lot of work. Wing talks about designing and testing its delivery drones

 
Ubisoft to Bring Back Driver Series, But It’s Not What You Think
Ubisoft to Bring Back Driver Series, But It’s Not What You Think

15 Sep 2021, 04:34 UTC / After bringing the Assassin’s Creed franchise to your screens, Ubisoft now plans to revive another beloved series in the same way

 
San Francisco Residents Can Now Hail an Autonomous Ride With Waymo Robotaxi
San Francisco Residents Can Now Hail an Autonomous Ride With Waymo Robotaxi

25 Aug 2021, 03:58 UTC / Waymo, Alphabet's self-driving vehicle subsidiary, has announced that it's offering robotaxi services to San Francisco rezidents.

 
Witness a Tesla FSD Journey From Frisco to LA and Then Back Again
Witness a Tesla FSD Journey From Frisco to LA and Then Back Again

6 Jan 2021, 10:13 UTC / The future has arrived and it's autonomously cruising between San Francisco and Los Angeles for our time-lapse amazement

 
World’s Worst Thief Steals 13th Vehicle in 18 Months, Doesn’t Have Bad Taste
World’s Worst Thief Steals 13th Vehicle in 18 Months, Doesn’t Have Bad Taste

8 Dec 2020, 07:07 UTC / San Francisco PD boast of booking a 31-year-old man for the 13th time in one year and a half, but how come he was allowed back out the previous 12 times?

 
A Bobby Pin for a 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan Sounds Like a Solid Deal
A Bobby Pin for a 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan Sounds Like a Solid Deal

26 Jul 2020, 05:46 UTC / San Francisco woman is on a mission to land herself a new house solely through trades, having started two months ago with the smallest item she had: a hairpin

 
2020 Cruise Origin Goes “Beyond the Car” by Removing the Human Driver Completely
2020 Cruise Origin Goes “Beyond the Car” by Removing the Human Driver Completely

22 Jan 2020, 12:30 UTC / Cruise Origin aims to compete with Uber and Lyft, maybe even public transport. It’s as big as a regular car, but has more space because it is fully autonomous

 
Lime Reaches Major Milestone: 100 Million Rides Globally
Lime Reaches Major Milestone: 100 Million Rides Globally

17 Sep 2019, 11:29 UTC / Scooter-sharing service brings people together, helps with traffic congestion and reduces pollution, offers a sense of safety

 
San Francisco Authorities Looking to Make Certain Streets Completely Car-Free
San Francisco Authorities Looking to Make Certain Streets Completely Car-Free

16 Sep 2019, 10:23 UTC / Pedestrian activists’ protest brings the message home to city authorities: certain areas are too dangerous for pedestrians, so traffic will be reduced or elimin

 
Burglar Smashes Into Alex Rodriguez’s Rental SUV, Steals Expensive Stuff
Burglar Smashes Into Alex Rodriguez’s Rental SUV, Steals Expensive Stuff

13 Aug 2019, 11:13 UTC / A-Rod was in San Francisco for a gig. While at dinner afterwards, his rental Nissan was broken into and “irreplaceable” stuff got taken

 
Couple Gets Parking Ticket After Thieves Steal All 4 Wheels on Their Car
Couple Gets Parking Ticket After Thieves Steal All 4 Wheels on Their Car

26 Jul 2019, 13:14 UTC / Kick them when they’re down: Dan Dow from San Francisco says he’s more furious about the parking ticket than the damage to his Toyota Corolla

 
Wife Tries to Shield Husband From Out of Control Tesla in San Francisco Crash
Wife Tries to Shield Husband From Out of Control Tesla in San Francisco Crash

24 Jul 2019, 11:04 UTC / Uber dashcam footage shows one of the victims saw the approaching car, tried to get the other out of the way. The driver is in police custody

 
Another Day, Another Passed Out Driver at the Wheel of a Moving Tesla
Another Day, Another Passed Out Driver at the Wheel of a Moving Tesla

18 Jun 2019, 12:16 UTC / Video caught in the rush hour traffic in San Francisco goes viral, prompts some speculation that it might have been a hoax, to prove how good Autopilot is

 
The Latest in Smart Mobility: Cangoroo Brings Pogo Sticks to San Francisco
The Latest in Smart Mobility: Cangoroo Brings Pogo Sticks to San Francisco

4 Jun 2019, 12:34 UTC / Hop into the future, or to the closest public transport station: Swedish company aims to compete with e-scooters by renting out pogo sticks