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Hyundai Will Operate Self-Driving Car-Hailing Service, It's All Gangnam Style
Hyundai Will Operate Self-Driving Car-Hailing Service, It's All Gangnam Style

9 Jun 2022, 15:56 UTC / Hyundai has announced it will operate a ride-hailing service with autonomous cars in South Korea. It will only be available in the famous Gangnam neighborhood

 
First Autonomous Volkswagen Drives in Munich, Company CEO Rides in the Back
First Autonomous Volkswagen Drives in Munich, Company CEO Rides in the Back

18 Apr 2022, 20:30 UTC / VW has showcased its first self driving vehicle prototype on the streets of Munich. It has the company's CEO riding in the back doing interviews

 
Daimler Subsidiary Torc Opens Development Center in Germany, Top Talent Wanted
Daimler Subsidiary Torc Opens Development Center in Germany, Top Talent Wanted

7 Apr 2022, 15:24 UTC / A Daimler Truck subsidiary, Torc, has opened a new center for research and development in Stuttgart. They plan to have self driving trucks on the road by 2030

 
Bosch Signs Level 3 Autonomy Development Deal With VW Group Subsidiary
Bosch Signs Level 3 Autonomy Development Deal With VW Group Subsidiary

25 Jan 2022, 19:29 UTC / Bosch has announced it signed a deal with VW Group subsidiary Cariad to develop advanced Level 2 and Level 3 autonomous driving systems for production cars

 
General Motors Unveils Advanced Computing Architecture for Self Driving Cars
General Motors Unveils Advanced Computing Architecture for Self Driving Cars

7 Jan 2022, 11:31 UTC / GM and Qualcomm unveiled the result of their collaboration at the 2022 CES. It comes in the form of compute modules for self-driving vehicles

 
This System Will Know If You Are Driving Distracted
This System Will Know If You Are Driving Distracted

25 Sep 2021, 10:59 UTC / A German institute has developed a system that can figure out if a driver is distracted from the road while operating a vehicle.

 
Elon Musk Admits Tesla FSD Beta 9.2 "Not Great," Explains Why
Elon Musk Admits Tesla FSD Beta 9.2 "Not Great," Explains Why

24 Aug 2021, 16:31 UTC / Elon Musk has turned to Twitter to admit that the latest version of Tesla's Full Self-Driving Beta, 9.2, is not great in his opinion. He has explanations.

 
Google Rival Baidu Has Made an AI Chip for Autonomous Driving and More
Google Rival Baidu Has Made an AI Chip for Autonomous Driving and More

19 Aug 2021, 17:38 UTC / Chinese company Baidu has revealed its second-generation AI chip, called Kunlun II. It is meant for many applications, including autonomous cars.

 
Walmart Goods to Be Delivered by Ford Driverless Cars
Walmart Goods to Be Delivered by Ford Driverless Cars

14 Nov 2018, 14:34 UTC / Ford to begin testing possible uses of self-driving cars for deliveries of good coming from Walmart, using Postmates as a medium

 
Chinese Internet Giant Baidu to Help Ford and Volvo Create Self-Driving Cars
Chinese Internet Giant Baidu to Help Ford and Volvo Create Self-Driving Cars

2 Nov 2018, 14:16 UTC / Baidu strikes a deal with Ford and Volvo in the same week to develop autonomous vehicles for the world's largest auto market

 
Volkswagen Self-Driving Electric Cars to Roll Down Israeli Streets from 2019
Volkswagen Self-Driving Electric Cars to Roll Down Israeli Streets from 2019

1 Nov 2018, 09:02 UTC / Volkswagen to set up joint venture in Israel as a means to test autonomous electric vehicles for a car sharing project starting 2019

 
Daimler Details Autonomous Car Testing in California from 2019
Daimler Details Autonomous Car Testing in California from 2019

19 Oct 2018, 07:55 UTC / Daimler and Bosch to begin testing autonomous car systems in Silicon Valley, planning to launch production in after 2020

 
California's Proposed Rules For Self-Driving Cars Could Rename Tesla's Autopilot
California's Proposed Rules For Self-Driving Cars Could Rename Tesla's Autopilot

3 Oct 2016, 13:11 UTC / Tesla's Autopilot stirs controversy once again, as the system's name might be considered unapproved by the regulators that are focusing on self-driving cars

 
Volvo Kicks Off Drive Me, A Public Autonomous Driving Experiment
Volvo Kicks Off Drive Me, A Public Autonomous Driving Experiment

13 Sep 2016, 09:46 UTC / Volvo has completed the first XC90 that will be part of the Drive Me project. The initiative will let regular people drive autonomous cars on public roads

 
Ford Wants To Sell Driverless Cars To The Public By 2025, CEO Says
Ford Wants To Sell Driverless Cars To The Public By 2025, CEO Says

13 Sep 2016, 08:30 UTC / Mark Fields, the CEO of Ford, has announced the corporation's intentions of offering driverless cars for sale to the general public by 2025

 
Japan Will Develop 3D Maps For Self-Driving Cars To Use in 2020
Japan Will Develop 3D Maps For Self-Driving Cars To Use in 2020

6 Sep 2016, 12:16 UTC / Japan has ambitious plans for the future, and one of them involves self-driving cars on its roads by the 2020 Tokyo Olympics. A 3D mapping project has begun

 
European Safety Regulators Want To Keep An Eye On Tesla's Autopilot
European Safety Regulators Want To Keep An Eye On Tesla's Autopilot

18 Jul 2016, 08:26 UTC / RDW, the Netherlands' vehicle regulatory agency, is talking to Tesla and the NHTSA regarding the Autopilot system. The discussion is informal at the moment

 
Alfa Romeo Cars Will Receive Autonomous Driving Features, Just like Teslas
Alfa Romeo Cars Will Receive Autonomous Driving Features, Just like Teslas

17 May 2016, 13:10 UTC / Harald Wester, Alfa Romeo's boss, announced that the brand is working on an autonomous driving feature for their models. Don't expect it too soon

 
Fiat Chrysler and Google Might Use the 2017 Pacifica for Self-Driving Testing
Fiat Chrysler and Google Might Use the 2017 Pacifica for Self-Driving Testing

3 May 2016, 16:53 UTC / Google's Alphabet division reportedly signed a partnership with Fiat Chrysler Automobiles. The latter will provide a fleet of minivans for autonomous driving

 
Google Has Patented a System That Detects Road Flares in Real Time
Google Has Patented a System That Detects Road Flares in Real Time

30 Mar 2016, 11:55 UTC / Google has been granted another patent related to autonomous vehicles. This time, it's a system that detects road flares in real time