Self-Driving Cars

Beep Beep

Watch This Self-Driving Van Take a Spin in 1993

Bosch’s retro road test is a look at what autonomous-vehicle road tests were like in the 90s.
Samantha Cole
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This Autonomous Testing Ground Is Laying the Groundwork for the Future of Transportation

Since opening in 2015, Michigan’s Mcity has been testing the reliability of self-driving cars in a model city, complete with fake pedestrians.
Jay Fleming
Self-Driving Cars

Former Apple Employee Charged With Stealing Self-Driving Car Secrets

Charges against Xiaolang Zhang allege that the Apple engineer was going to take self-driving car tech to a Chinese company.
Daniel Oberhaus
Great Scott!

Watch Stanford's Self-Drifting Electric DeLorean Shred Some Doughnuts

If you’re going to build a autonomous electric car, why not do it with some style?
Becky Ferreira
Autonomous Car Crash

Uber Self-Driving Car Operator Was Watching Hulu When the Car Struck and Killed a Pedestrian

A new police report shows the fatal crash in Tempe, Arizona could have been avoided.
Sarah Emerson

Uber’s self-driving car in fatal crash had its emergency braking turned off, report finds

"The most shocking portion of the report is emergency braking maneuvers were not enabled"
Carter Sherman

Human Bus Drivers Will Always Be Better Than Robot Bus Drivers

Some jobs can't be automated.
Tracey Lindeman

Electric Cars Make Excellent Autonomous Vehicles—So Why Are Most AVs Gas-Powered?

These engineering students are making an autonomous electric car.
Tracey Lindeman

Autonomous Boats Will Be On the Market Sooner Than Self-Driving Cars

About 90 percent of global shipping is done by sea.
Tracey Lindeman

Inside BlackBerry’s Push to Dominate the Security Market for Autonomous Cars

After its epic smartphone failure, BlackBerry is determined to fend off competitors in automotive.
Tracey Lindeman
Self-Driving Cars

Tesla doesn’t know if its car was on autopilot during a fatal crash

The car rammed into a highway barrier and caught fire in Mountain View, California, on Friday.
Alex Lubben
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