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# autonomous - Monday 19 March, 2018

Uber self-driving car kills Arizona pedestrian
# Autonomous
# Autonomous

Uber self-driving car kills Arizona pedestrian

Mar 19th 2018, 7:26 PM 38,501 Views 68 Comments

Uber said it is to suspend its self-driving car programme.

# autonomous - Sunday 15 January, 2017

The US could unleash micro-drones that move in swarms
# Unleash The Beasts
# Unleash The Beasts

The US could unleash micro-drones that move in swarms

Jan 15th 2017, 7:45 AM 15,182 Views 35 Comments

A recent test included 103 micro-drones being used in California.

# autonomous - Saturday 27 August, 2016

These taxis can drive themselves and are ferrying people about in Singapore
# Step On It
# Step On It

These taxis can drive themselves and are ferrying people about in Singapore

Aug 27th 2016, 10:00 AM 13,348 Views 32 Comments

It’s part of a trial, but the company behind it hopes to have a fully self-driving taxi fleet there by 2018.

# autonomous - Friday 1 July, 2016

BMW is giving itself five years to develop a fully self-driving car
# Ambitious
# Ambitious

BMW is giving itself five years to develop a fully self-driving car

Jul 1st 2016, 4:18 PM 6,521 Views 24 Comments

2021 will be the year it will start producing the iNEXT, a fully autonomous car.

# autonomous - Wednesday 13 January, 2016

Google's self-driving cars are still leaning on its drivers for tight situations
# Intervention
# Intervention

Google's self-driving cars are still leaning on its drivers for tight situations

Jan 13th 2016, 5:09 PM 6,834 Views 11 Comments

Its autonomous cars experienced 272 cases where drivers were required to grab the wheel, and avoided 11 crashes.

# autonomous - Monday 11 January, 2016

This is how self-driving cars are learning to deal with bad conditions
# Safety First
# Safety First

This is how self-driving cars are learning to deal with bad conditions

Jan 11th 2016, 12:39 PM 13,185 Views 7 Comments

The likes of Google and Ford are teaching their autonomous cars to drive safely in snowy and wet conditions.

# autonomous - Wednesday 18 November, 2015

Self-driving cars won't be around anytime soon, but this will make traffic jams more bearable
# Easy Does It
# Easy Does It

Self-driving cars won't be around anytime soon, but this will make traffic jams more bearable

Nov 18th 2015, 6:10 AM 13,275 Views 7 Comments

Manufacturers like Audi are working on hybrid cars that take over during predictable moments like traffic jams, and they will start arriving this time next year.

# autonomous - Monday 2 November, 2015

Would you want this small robot to deliver Tayto and Lucozade to you?
# Special Delivery
# Special Delivery

Would you want this small robot to deliver Tayto and Lucozade to you?

Nov 2nd 2015, 12:00 PM 10,460 Views 26 Comments

The makers say the autonomous robot will carry out local deliveries and do so in the space of 5 – 30 minutes.

# autonomous - Thursday 15 October, 2015

Tesla's autopilot mode for cars 'hopefully' won't hit pedestrians, says CEO
# Autonomous
# Autonomous

Tesla's autopilot mode for cars 'hopefully' won't hit pedestrians, says CEO

Oct 15th 2015, 10:50 AM 7,538 Views 31 Comments

Elon Musk unveiled the new feature for the Model M and Model X, which aims to gradually remove the need for drivers to complete certain actions.

# autonomous - Monday 16 December, 2013

Ford reveals its first self-driving research car
# Experimental
# Experimental

Ford reveals its first self-driving research car

Dec 16th 2013, 5:02 PM 10,947 Views 25 Comments

The company will test out technology that will help prevent traffic congestion, correct driving errors and avoid collisions.