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"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.
Nvidia CEO Jensen Huang shows the company's old (R) and new computers for autonomous vehicles in 2018.

Nvidia fires back at Tesla’s claim that it created the world’s best chip for self-driving cars

Nvidia said on Tuesday that Tesla made an inaccurate comparison between the companies' technologies.

Elon Musk said Tesla cars will probably be better than humans at driving by the end of 2019

Tesla CEO Elon Musk made the prediction in an interview with MIT research scientist Lex Fridman.
Autonomous vehicles may have more difficulty detecting pedestrians with dark skin than those with light skin.

A new study found that self-driving vehicles may have a harder time detecting people with dark skin, and it could point to a bigger issue with how the...

The study from the Georgia Institute of Technology found that image-detection systems were 5% less accurate at detecting dark-skinned pedestrians.
Tim Cook, CEO of Apple, which laid off 190 people from its self-driving car team earlier this month.

Apple’s Project Titan layoffs targeted engineers and project managers, it revealed in a filing

In a newly released regulatory filing, Apple disclosed that its layoffs at its self-driving car effort hit mostly engineers and their managers.
Tesla CEO Elon Musk.

Elon Musk doubled down on a bold claim he made about how quickly Tesla vehicles will be able to drive themselves

Tesla CEO Elon Musk said he is "certain" that Tesla vehicles will be able to operate without any driver intervention by the end of this year.
The inside of a Yandex self-driving car.

I rode in a self-driving car for the first time, and it was operated by the Google of Russia — here’s what it was like

I rode in a self-driving car, operated by Yandex, for the first time at this year's International Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas.
The custom-made delivery van Udelv will be using for Walmart grocery online orders.

Walmart is launching its 3rd online grocery test with a self-driving car in just 6 months

Walmart is going all-in on autonomous grocery delivery, partnering with Udelv. It's the third deal Walmart has launched involving autonomous cars.