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Cruise predicts an $8 trillion market for autonomous ride-sharing.

Tesla’s biggest problem with self-driving cars is that it actually has to sell them to customers

Tesla is trapped, having created great products that consumers want and love, but also watching as competitors design all-new businesses.

A former Waymo driver has been accused of intentionally causing a collision with one of the company’s self-driving vans

Waymo called the former driver "disgruntled." Tempe police said he "targeted" two Waymo autonomous vehicles.

All the companies and divisions under Google’s parent company, Alphabet, which just made yet another shake-up to its structure

Google became Alphabet in 2015, but for many people, it can be confusing as to how it's organized. Here's what's under the corporate umbrella.
A Waymo Chrysler Pacifica Hybrid self-driving vehicle is parked and displayed during a demonstration in Chandler, Arizona

Waymo’s self-driving car workers reportedly complain about finding leftover needles in the vehicles and a cut to their benefits

Drivers of Waymo self-driving cars in Phoenix have reportedly seen their benefits cut since being classified as "vendors" instead of "contractors."
Ahn seating in Firefly, the Google Car that she helped design.

Waymo’s head of design explains the challenges of creating an autonomous robot ‘driver’

YooJung Ahn oversees the design of the Waymo "driver," a complicated merger of hardware, software, and user experiences.
A Chrysler Pacifica minivan with Waymo's self-driving technology.

Waymo will start shuttling packages for UPS in Arizona by the end of March

Autonomous Waymo vehicles will carry packages from UPS stores in the Phoenix area to the parcel-delivery company's hub in Tempe.
A Ford self-driving test vehicle.

Tesla and rivals like Waymo and GM are locked in a battle over the future of self-driving cars

The widening gap between Tesla and the rest of the self-driving-vehicle industry has created two distinct visions for the future of the technology.
Google Waymo's driverless car.

Alphabet’s self-driving car company Waymo has broken ground in Europe by buying an Oxford startup

As well as buying up Latent Logic's tech and talent, Waymo announced that it is establishing its first European engineering hub.

Renderings reveal how failed flying car designs from the past may have looked if they were made today

A company commissioned artistic renderings of flying car patents from the past 100 years, and they show how people's ideas about design have changed.
Rikard Grunnan at work.

Meet Rikard Grunnan, the Waymo employee who has actually built self-driving cars

Rikard Grunnan is Waymo's Head of Technical Fleet Operations. He joined what was then known as the Google Car project in 2011.