Apple buys more self driving car technology in latest deal
It confirmed its acquisition of Drive.ai.
Uber tests drone food delivery, launches new autonomous SUV
Says the service should decrease food delivery times.
Autonomous car testing plan aims to boost public confidence
New reporting requirements in Pittsburgh.
Uber restarts modified self driving testing in Toronto focused on AI
The Toronto testing will focus on development and data collection for the company’s artificial intelligence systems.
Uber rolls out safety features for drivers, passengers
Moves are an attempt to repair Uber’s reputation after a wave of major scandals and bad press.
Pittsburgh sees hands on restart of Uber’s self-driving cars
Pedestrian was killed by an Uber autonomous vehicle in March.
How Apple’s app store changed our world
The app store is now the fasting growing part of Apple’s gigantic business.
Uber suspends self-driving car tests in Toronto and elsewhere after pedestrian death
Woman walking outside a crosswalk in Phoenix suburb hit by vehicle in autonomous mode.
Former Expedia CEO takes helm at Uber
Ride-hailing firm’s eight-member board voted unanimously to offer him the job on Aug. 26.
Uber agrees to protect rider data following pressure from government
Federal Trade Commission alleged in a complaint that the ride-hailing service failed to secure data about rider trips and neglected to monitor employee access to the information.
Uber launches fleet of mapping vehicles in Vancouver ahead of rollout
Information will better match customers with drivers, navigate quicker routes and more accurate timing estimates.
Uber’s Kalanick resigns as CEO following pressure from investors
Resignation came after a series of costly missteps under Kalanick at the helm of the polarizing ride-hailing app.
Uber CEO to take leave, leadership team to run company
Examination of toxic workplace culture leads to recommendation CEO be relieved of some leadership responsibilities.
Ford shakes up management team as new CEO takes helm
Automaker names new head of global product development and heads of its operations in North America, Europe and Asia.
Innisfil partners with Uber to provide public transit service
INNISFIL, Ont. — An Ontario town daunted by the…
Waymo teams with Lyft on self-driving vehicle development
Two companies will collaborate to bring autonomous vehicles into the mainstream with pilot projects and product development.
Uber setting up driverless car lab in Toronto
Facility will be led by University of Toronto AI and machine perception researcher, Raquel Urtasun.
Uber self-driving cars coming back to California roads
State regulators also approved 48 people as backup drivers who must sit behind the wheel in case the prototype cars malfunction.
CEOs push back against Trump temporary immigration ban
Companies standing up to the president’s executive order include Apple, Google, Uber, Starbucks and Ford.
Uber in legal showdown with California over self driving cars
The ride-hailing company is refusing to obey demands by the state’s DMV to stop picking up passengers in self-driving cars.
Toyota investing in ride-sharing app Uber
The ride sharing app’s drivers will be able to lease Toyota vehicles with money earned from their driving.
Uber testing self-driving car in Pittsburgh
A trained driver remains behind the wheel for now.
Sensing a threat, Detroit’s automakers embrace mobility
Automakers are reinventing themselves as mobility firms due to pressure from agile tech firms like Apple and Uber.
Over regulation of “driverless” vehicles could stifle industry
The Trudeau Liberals committed $7.3 million over two years to improve motor vehicle safety in the 2016 Federal Budget.
Ford CEO looks to autonomous cars, sharing economy
Automaker will increase investment in technologies, such as one-button parking assistance and to help braking in heavy traffic.
Apple moving forward with electric car project [VIDEO]
Report citing unidentified sources says target ship date is 2019.
Uber, Carnegie Mellon research lab will focus on driverless cars
Uber Advanced Technologies Center will also focus on mapping and safety technologies in support of its ride-hailing mission.