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Uber's use of fewer safety sensors prompts questions after Arizona crash – Reuters
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Reuters Uber's use of fewer safety sensors prompts questions after Arizona crashReutersTEMPE, Ariz./PITTSBURGH (Reuters) – When Uber decided in 2016 to retire its fleet of self-driving Ford Fusion cars in favor of Volvo sport utility vehicles, it also chose to scale back on one notable piece of technology: the safety sensors used to …Arizonans Rethink […]

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Nvidia halts self-driving tests in wake of Uber accident – Reuters
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Reuters Nvidia halts self-driving tests in wake of Uber accidentReuters(Reuters) – Chipmaker Nvidia Corp said on Tuesday it has suspended self-driving tests across the globe, a week after an Uber Technologies Inc autonomous vehicle struck and killed a woman crossing a street in Arizona. A NVIDIA logo is shown at SIGGRAPH …Nvidia's Inception AI contest […]

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Waymo CEO on fatal autonomous Uber crash: Our car would have been able to handle it – Washington Post
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Washington Post Waymo CEO on fatal autonomous Uber crash: Our car would have been able to handle itWashington PostNearly a week after an autonomous Uber SUV claimed the first life in testing of self-driving vehicles, the CEO of another tech company says he is confident its cars would have performed differently under the circumstances. [ […]

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Uber's Self-Driving Cars Were Struggling Before Arizona Crash – New York Times
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New York Times Uber's Self-Driving Cars Were Struggling Before Arizona CrashNew York TimesSAN FRANCISCO — Uber's robotic vehicle project was not living up to expectations months before a self-driving car operated by the company struck and killed a woman in Tempe, Ariz. The cars were having trouble driving through construction zones and …Uber Crash Highlights […]

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After Uber Fatality, What's Next for Self-Driving Cars? – Tom's Guide
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Tom’s Guide After Uber Fatality, What's Next for Self-Driving Cars?Tom’s GuideAn Arizona woman's death after she was hit by a self-driving Uber car on Sunday night raises new questions about the future of self-driving cars, as investigators try to piece together just what happened. A self-driving Uber car in Pittsburgh, where …Self-Driving Uber Car Kills […]

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After Settling With Uber, Waymo Faces Bigger Challenges – New York Times
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New York Times After Settling With Uber, Waymo Faces Bigger ChallengesNew York TimesSAN FRANCISCO — Nearly a year after accusing Uber of stealing its driverless car technology, Waymo agreed on Friday to settle a closely watched lawsuit filed against the ride-hailing company. Now for Waymo, which grew out of Google's seminal …Uber CEO Dara Khosrowshahi […]

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Uber ex-CEO Kalanick: self-driving car beef linked to Google CEO Page's ire over talent loss – USA TODAY
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USA TODAY Uber ex-CEO Kalanick: self-driving car beef linked to Google CEO Page's ire over talent lossUSA TODAYSAN FRANCISCO — After two days of legal wrangling, lawyers for Google's self-driving car company Waymo on Wednesday injected a little bit of Hollywood into the protracted corporate scuffle over whether Uber stole trade secrets in its rushed […]

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Apocalyptic Loss For Boeing? – Seeking Alpha
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Seeking Alpha Apocalyptic Loss For Boeing?Seeking AlphaDecision is somewhat unexpected given current political climate, but does fully fit my earlier assessments. Whatever pain Boeing sees for the Boeing 737-700 and MAX 7, it is self-inflicted and relatively small given historic low appeal for smallest jet …Bombardier's Upstart Jet Regains US Access in Win Over BoeingBloomberg […]

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Federal safety board is investigating Tesla freeway crash – ABC News
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The Fiscal Times Federal safety board is investigating Tesla freeway crashABC NewsThe U.S. National Transportation Safety Board is investigating the California crash of a Tesla Model S electric car that may have been operating under its semi-autonomous "Autopilot" system. It's the second time the board has looked into a Tesla crash …US auto regulator probes […]

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You Can Now Hail a Self-Driving Lyft in This US City – Fortune
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Fortune You Can Now Hail a Self-Driving Lyft in This US CityFortuneFrom Wednesday, some passengers in Boston were able to hail a self-driving car through their Lyft rideshare app as part of a highly anticipated trial of autonomous vehicles in the city. The pilot in Boston's Seaport area is the product of a …Boston Tech […]

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Judge Tells Uber Lawyer: 'It Looks Like You Covered This Up' – New York Times
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New York Times Judge Tells Uber Lawyer: 'It Looks Like You Covered This Up'New York TimesSAN FRANCISCO — The last-minute evidence quickly mounted. A letter and an email full of damning claims. Apps that sent self-destructing messages. A payment of $4.5 million to an employee who threatened to be a whistle-blower — and an additional […]

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