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Waymo's chief external officer Tekedra Mawakana speaks at Business Insider's "Ignition: Transportation" event in San Francisco on Tuesday, October 22, 2019.

A Waymo executive explains why the self-driving startup wants its rides to be ‘amazingly boring’

"We see people take their first ride and they go from a skeptic, naturally, to a fan because the ride is not very exciting," she said.
Arity President Gary Hallgren

Arity exec explains how collecting driving data could make us all safer

Gary Hallgren of Arity says the company can "identify and quantify risky driving unlike anybody else."
Aston Martin CEO Andy Palmer.

Aston Martin’s CEO reveals the biggest change coming to the automotive industry in the next 10 years

Mass-market cars will become increasingly commoditized in the next 10 years, Aston Martin CEO Andy Palmer said in an interview with Business Insider.
Uber's self-driving cars are apparently getting the brunt of some road rage.

Uber says people are bullying its self-driving cars with rude gestures and road rage

Uber's head of autonomous driving, Eric Meyhofer, told journalists that people were "testing the boundaries of what they can do to self-driving."
Tesla's Autopilot has been attracting attention for the wrong reasons in recent months.

Elon Musk says it’s ‘basically crazy to buy any other car but a Tesla’

The Tesla CEO said that other vehicles will soon be so far behind Teslas in self-driving technology, owning another car will be like owning a horse.

Tesla is taking direct aim at Uber and Lyft with claims it plans to roll out 1 million robo-taxis by next year — but the plan was lacking detail...

Tesla is taking on Uber and Lyft in a big way with its plans to roll out an autonomous ride-hailing fleet.

Elon Musk said a Tesla car would be able to drive itself across the country by the end of 2017 — but it’s 2019, and that still hasn’...

Musk said he now expects Tesla cars will be able to operate without any driver intervention by the end of 2020.
Workers prepare orders for customers at the Amazon Fulfillment Center in Tracy, California, November 29, 2015.

Silicon Valley believes driverless trucks and drones will quickly transform how we get things — but truckers and warehouse workers disagree

While Amazon fulfillment centers and other warehouses are full of technology, not all logistics executives and managers are gung-ho about automation.

The best consumer concept we saw at CES 2019

The Urbanetic, from Mercedes-Benz, is one concept car we really hope hits the road.

‘We have screwed up’: Uber CEO Dara Khosrowshahi says in an all-hands meeting that the company deserves some fault after its self-driving ...

"We have screwed up," Uber CEO Dara Khosrowshahi told employees when they asked about the self-driving car unit that killed a pedestrian.