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News Automotive General
June 26, 2019  

Apple buys more self driving car technology in latest deal

It confirmed its acquisition of Drive.ai.

News Aerospace Food & Beverage Transportation General
June 12, 2019  

Uber tests drone food delivery, launches new autonomous SUV

Says the service should decrease food delivery times.

News Automotive General
March 4, 2019  

Autonomous car testing plan aims to boost public confidence

New reporting requirements in Pittsburgh.

News Automotive General
December 20, 2018  

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.

News Automotive Transportation General
September 6, 2018  

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.

News Automotive General
July 25, 2018  

Pittsburgh sees hands on restart of Uber’s self-driving cars

Pedestrian was killed by an Uber autonomous vehicle in March.

News Electronics General
July 11, 2018  

How Apple’s app store changed our world

The app store is now the fasting growing part of Apple’s gigantic business.

News Automotive Manufacturing General
March 19, 2018  

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.

News Manufacturing Transportation Business Operations General
August 30, 2017  

Former Expedia CEO takes helm at Uber

Ride-hailing firm’s eight-member board voted unanimously to offer him the job on Aug. 26.

News Government Manufacturing Business Operations General Technology
August 16, 2017  

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.

News Automotive Manufacturing Transportation Business Operations General Technology
August 10, 2017  

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.

News Automotive Manufacturing Transportation Business Operations General
June 21, 2017  

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.

News Manufacturing General
June 14, 2017  

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.

News Automotive Manufacturing Transportation Business Operations General Operations Production
May 25, 2017  

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.

News Manufacturing General
May 16, 2017  

Innisfil partners with Uber to provide public transit service

INNISFIL, Ont. — An Ontario town daunted by the

News Automotive Manufacturing Transportation General Technology
May 15, 2017  

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.

News Automotive Manufacturing Transportation General Technology
May 9, 2017  

Uber setting up driverless car lab in Toronto

Facility will be led by University of Toronto AI and machine perception researcher, Raquel Urtasun.

News Automotive Manufacturing Transportation General Technology
March 9, 2017  

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.

News Manufacturing Business Operations General
February 2, 2017  

CEOs push back against Trump temporary immigration ban

Companies standing up to the president’s executive order include Apple, Google, Uber, Starbucks and Ford.

News Automotive Government Manufacturing Transportation Business Operations General Operations Production
December 15, 2016  

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.

News Automotive Manufacturing Transportation Business Operations General Operations
May 25, 2016  

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.

News Automotive Manufacturing General Operations Production Technology
May 20, 2016  

Uber testing self-driving car in Pittsburgh

A trained driver remains behind the wheel for now.

News Automotive Manufacturing Business Operations General Operations Technology
May 17, 2016  

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.

News Automotive Manufacturing Transportation General Operations Production Sustainability Technology
March 30, 2016  

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.

News Automotive Manufacturing Transportation General Operations Production Technology
February 22, 2016  

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.

News General
September 22, 2015  

Apple moving forward with electric car project [VIDEO]

Report citing unidentified sources says target ship date is 2019.

News Automotive Manufacturing Transportation General Operations Technology
February 4, 2015  

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.