Autonomous Vehicles

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The AV Start Act (S. 1885, Thune) is making its way through the U.S. Senate. Critics say the bill will rush autonomous vehicles to the market, and to the streets, without safety regulations.
Streetsblog USA
July 22, 2018, 5am PDT
The devil of autonomous vehicles will be in the details.
Smart Cities Dive
July 20, 2018, 2pm PDT
As skepticism about the viability of autonomous vehicles mounts in the media, one company takes on a publicity stunt at one of the busiest locations in the world.
Digital Trends
July 13, 2018, 10am PDT
Uber announced 100 lay offs this week.
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
July 9, 2018, 10am PDT
Autonomous vehicles have many evangelists, but perhaps they need more skeptics.
The Spectator
June 28, 2018, 6am PDT
There's a potential consequence from autonomous vehicles that has mostly gone unnoticed: municipal financial ruin.
Wired
June 15, 2018, 11am PDT
A grant program under the direction of Georgia Tech, with support from Georgia Power and the Atlanta Regional Commission, among others, has awarded grants for the development of "smart community" technology.
SaportaReport
June 15, 2018, 6am PDT
How much should the federal government involve local authorities in crafting autonomous vehicle regulations? Officials in New York say they aren't being included enough.
Route Fifty
June 6, 2018, 12pm PDT
Japan prioritizes technological advancement to grow its economy.
Reuters
May 19, 2018, 1pm PDT
Providing user experience in self-driving cars offers an under-appreciated business opportunity.
Quartz
May 8, 2018, 2pm PDT
The biggest state in the union is making room for self-driving cars, starting with four self-driving vans.
Quartz
May 8, 2018, 8am PDT
There are a lot of players in the autonomous vehicle game. It can be hard to keep track of which company is fighting for which share of the market, and which companies are out in front in the race to dominate the emerging industry.
Bloomberg
May 4, 2018, 9am PDT
On May 3, the public could take rides with a new fleet of self-driving cars in Las Vegas.
Traffic Technology Today
April 29, 2018, 5am PDT
Two university campuses and a Dan Gilbert-owned campus will be among the first wave of driverless shuttle testing grounds.
Smart Cities Dive
April 19, 2018, 9am PDT
The new program offers cities access to $2 billion CAD in financing as well as a network of technical support.
Smart Cities Dive
April 16, 2018, 1pm PDT
Key features of Ford's plans for a fleet of shared autonomous vehicles potentially telegraph how the first wave of at-scale adoption will take place.
Engadget
April 15, 2018, 5am PDT
It's all about the business model.
Vox
April 9, 2018, 8am PDT
Autonomous vehicles hold the potential to greatly reduce auto crashes. Advocates want them on the road as early as possible to reduce fatalities. Skeptics worry that the public will be guinea pigs during the testing—case in point: Elaine Herzberg.
San Francisco Chronicle
April 2, 2018, 1pm PDT
In San Francisco this week, a city police officer issued a ticket to an autonomous GM Cruise vehicle for failure to yield to a pedestrian. Specifically, the self-driving vehicle got too close to a person walking in a crosswalk.
The Connected Car
March 31, 2018, 5am PDT
It's not just the autonomous vehicle technology, but also the company that operated the self-driving SUV receiving scrutiny after the death of Elaine Herzberg in Tempe, Az. on March 18.
San Francisco Chronicle