The Toronto testing will focus on development and data collection for the company’s artificial intelligence systems.
Moves are an attempt to repair Uber’s reputation after a wave of major scandals and bad press.
Pedestrian was killed by an Uber autonomous vehicle in March.
The app store is now the fasting growing part of Apple’s gigantic business.
Woman walking outside a crosswalk in Phoenix suburb hit by vehicle in autonomous mode.
Ride-hailing firm’s eight-member board voted unanimously to offer him the job on Aug. 26.
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.
Information will better match customers with drivers, navigate quicker routes and more accurate timing estimates.
Resignation came after a series of costly missteps under Kalanick at the helm of the polarizing ride-hailing app.
Examination of toxic workplace culture leads to recommendation CEO be relieved of some leadership responsibilities.
Automaker names new head of global product development and heads of its operations in North America, Europe and Asia.
INNISFIL, Ont. — An Ontario town daunted by the cost of building a traditional public transit system has turned to Uber, the popular ride-hailing company for a solution. The town of Innisfil, Ont., is subsidizing the cost of rides for…
Two companies will collaborate to bring autonomous vehicles into the mainstream with pilot projects and product development.
Facility will be led by University of Toronto AI and machine perception researcher, Raquel Urtasun.
State regulators also approved 48 people as backup drivers who must sit behind the wheel in case the prototype cars malfunction.