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The pizza giant recently partnered with Nuro to deliver pies using the startup's unmanned vehicles.

Domino’s Pizza wants to roll out self-driving delivery robots because humans are too expensive

The pizza giant wants to cut its delivery costs and reduce its reliance on the labor market.
ArgoAI CEO Bryan Salesky.

VW is investing $2.6 billion in ArgoAI following a cash infusion from Ford, valuing the self-driving-car startup at more than $7 billion

ArgoAI would remain an independent company post-deal, which would allow it to seek additional investment from other partners.
Tesla CEO Elon Musk.

Elon Musk said older Teslas will probably get the chip the company designed to make its cars self-driving near the end of this year

All Tesla vehicles made since around the end of 2016 are able to receive the self-driving chip, Elon Musk said.
A Waymo test vehicle.

Waymo is now allowed to carry passengers in its self-driving cars in California

Waymo is the fourth company to receive California's autonomous-vehicle pilot permit, after Zoox, AutoX Technologies, and Pony.ai.
Stefan Seltz-Axmacher, CEO and cofounder of Starksy Robotics

The cofounder of a Y Combinator-backed trucking startup says there’s one thing about self-driving trucking that everyone gets wrong

"Anyone who says autonomy is not here because of regulations is either stupid or lying," the Starsky cofounder told Business Insider.
Cruise Automation has struggled to refine its autonomous-driving technology, according to a report from The Information.

The GM-backed robo-taxi startup Cruise Automation is reportedly struggling to refine its self-driving car technology

Cruise Automation is reportedly facing technological issues as it seeks to launch an autonomous ride-hailing service by the end of this year.
Apple CEO Tim Cook.

Apple is reportedly trying to buy the self-driving startup Drive.ai to help it take on rivals like Waymo and Tesla in robo-taxis

Apple is working to acquire the autonomous-vehicle startup Drive.ai, The Information's Amir Efrati and Alex Heath reported.
"Digit" waits to deliver a package,

Ford might have out-creeped Boston Dynamics with a 2-legged delivery robot

Ford released a video of a two-legged delivery robot called 'Digit,' which works in tandem with self-driving vans.
Uber and Lyft drivers around the world went on strike Wednesday, protesting low pay.

The Uber strike should worry investors and the company because it points to a fundamental problem with its business model

Uber and Lyft are losing lots of money despite paying their drivers poverty wages. Neither situation is sustainable.
Tesla CEO Elon Musk.

Elon Musk’s prediction that it will have a robo-taxi service ready by the end of 2020 is a ‘publicity stunt,’ an expert says

Tesla CEO Elon Musk said on Monday that the company's cars will be ready to take part in an autonomous taxi service by the end of 2020.