The California Department of Motor Vehicles revoked the self-driving fleet’s registrations Wednesday, forcing Uber to end trials.
Uber launched a fleet of self-driving cars in San Francisco, but decided not to undergo the permitting process put in place by the California DMV to get proper licensing to operate.
The company is reportedly moving away from developing its own autonomous vehicles and working on other practical uses of automotive technology.
The company got the approval for the tests Thursday and was already testing the autonomous vehicle on public roads Friday.
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As Volkswagen tries to recover from its diesel emissions scandal, it has created a new company called Moia to focus on building self-driving cars.
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The drone uses an animation software, GPS and an LED light, which can shine in 4 million different combinations.
The update, applicable to all vehicles the company is now producing — including the upcoming Model 3 — also includes some software improvements.
Automakers and Google raised a litany of concerns about California's proposal at a hearing in Sacramento on Wednesday.
Researchers create soft robots that are reconfigurable and cost-efficient to produce.
Towards the last few days of September, California released two major changes to their policy regarding self-driving cars.
The South Korean military reportedly found five instances last month where North Korean unmanned aerial vehicles crossed the military demarcation line.
The update, made available over-the-air Thursday, overhauls the touchscreen interface and improves the Autopilot and Maps features, among other things.
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The U.S. Transportation Department rolls out a four-part policy outlining a framework for driverless cars.
Self-Driving Vehicles: Boston Next City To Test Autonomous Vehicles; Pittsburgh Testing Driverless Ubers
Boston's infamous drivers, ranked the worst in the United States, should be a real test for autonomous vehicles.
The Dearborn, Michigan, company plans to make affordable fully autonomous cars at a commercial scale by about 2025, its CEO said Monday.
NuTonomy, the company behind the autonomous taxi service, invited select Singapore residents to use its ride-hailing smartphone app to book a free ride.
Inspired by octopuses, scientists used 3D printing and pneumatics to create the world’s first robot that doesn’t have any rigid components.
Two drones were caught this month flying drugs into prisons.
A driver, who crashed in “autopilot” mode in Beijing earlier this month, complained that the car maker overplayed the function’s capability and misled buyers.
The structure, which consists of a small square of germanium antimony telluride held between two electrodes, is capable of mimicking the behavior of biological neurons.
The trial run testing the driverless cars launched Monday with six Audi vehicles equipped with self-driving technology and mapping systems.
An army of such robots could be used for tasks like locating the source of a toxic leak in a pond or even searching the ocean floor for a flight data recorder, scientists said.
Future Mobility, one of several Chinese companies entering the field, has hired veterans from BMW, Google, Mercedes and Tesla Motors.
The German automaker is widely expected to announce an autonomous driving collaboration with Intel and Mobileye at a joint press conference Friday.
The aviation authority is set to allow drones weighing roughly 50 pounds to fly at low altitudes, only in daylight and within sight of operators.