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MIT Invented a Tool That Allows Driverless Cars to Navigate Rural Roads Without a Map

Mapping rural areas is a barrier to autonomous vehicles operating in those areas, but cars might not need maps at all.
Tracey Lindeman
5.7.18
Moveable

Human Bus Drivers Will Always Be Better Than Robot Bus Drivers

Some jobs can't be automated.
Tracey Lindeman
5.7.18
Self-Driving Cars

Tempe Police Release Footage of Fatal Uber Self-Driving Car Accident

Dashboard camera footage of this weekend’s Uber self-driving car accident was released by Tempe police.
Sarah Emerson
3.22.18
Moveable

Don’t Let the First Pedestrian Death by Uber's Self-Driving Car Freak You Out

A pedestrian in Arizona was killed by a self-driving Uber.
Tracey Lindeman
3.20.18
autonomous cars

Uber Self-Driving Car Kills Arizona Woman, the First Pedestrian Death By Autonomous Car

The death of an Arizona woman hit by an Uber self-driving car marks the first pedestrian fatality by an autonomous vehicle.
Sarah Emerson
3.19.18
uber self-driving cars

Uber Wants to Fill the Boredom of Self-Driving Cars With VR

The company aims to patent virtual reality technology that lets you jack in while on the road.
Sarah Emerson
3.8.18
Moveable

Using An Orange to Fool Tesla’s Autopilot Is Probably a Really Bad Idea

A since-deleted YouTube video shows off a fruit-related hack.
Tracey Lindeman
1.16.18
Moveable

Nissan Is Working On a Car That Can Read Your Mind

The automaker calls it brain-to-vehicle technology.
Tracey Lindeman
1.4.18
tech

It's Time to Start Thinking of Amazon as a Transportation Company

The company just unveiled a huge data-hauling semi-truck called Snowmobile, following plans for cargo planes and of course, delivery drones.
Samantha Cole
12.1.16
Technologies

Tesla’s Clever Plan To Push Self-Driving Cars Into the Mainstream

Plenty of observers say that self-driving cars aren’t ready for prime time.
Bryson Masse
10.20.16
death

A 60s Japanese Cartoon Predicted Our Autonomous Car Dilemma

Automating cars means automating death.
Jordan Pearson
9.30.16
Interview

The Head of CMU's Robotics Lab Says Self-Driving Cars Are ‘Not Even Close’

A conversation on rebuilding after Uber gutted the top lab.
Jordan Pearson
9.1.16