self-driving cars

Self-driving car industry needs standards and security

European car industry executives believe automakers need clear guidelines for safeguarding driver information and privacy to make self-driving cars a success.

Mar 7, 2018

Ford, Uber test self-driving business models

The motoring companies have begun separate tests for a fleet of self-driving cars that will deliver consumer goods and larger cargo.

Jan 16, 2018

BlackBerry unveils security software for self-driving cars

The Canadian software maker's new Jarvis software identifies vulnerabilities in programs used in self-driving cars.

Jan 10, 2018

Ford partners with Postmates on self-driving deliveries

The automaker plans to move goods for businesses using its self-driving cars.

Jan 3, 2018

Aptiv, Lyft discuss engagement beyond self-driving ride partnership

The riade-hailing firm and Aptiv will be showcasing self-driving cars at CES next week and are discussing further engagement.

Nov 22, 2017

Apple scientists disclose self-driving car research

The scientists proposed a new software approach called "VoxelNet" for helping computers detect three-dimensional objects.

Nov 8, 2017

Waymo plans fleet of self-driving robotaxis

Alphabet's Waymo will launch a ride-hailing service with no human behind the steering wheel.

Oct 6, 2017

Vodacom expects drone deliveries by 2025

The telco shifts focus to become more of a digital business, including enabling innovative technologies like drones, self-driving cars and IOT applications.


US House approves self-driving car measure

The US House yesterday unanimously approved a proposal to speed the deployment of self-driving cars without human controls.

Aug 7, 2017

UK govt issues tougher guidelines for smart cars

The British government requires manufacturers of Internet-connected vehicles to provide tougher cyber protection against hackers.

Jul 24, 2017

Lyft does about-turn on self-driving cars

The ride-services firm jockeys for position in the highly competitive autonomous vehicle race.

Jun 15, 2017

Toyota chief says may consider acquisitions

The company may consider mergers or acquisitions to procure new automotive technologies, says president Akio Toyoda.

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