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April's Google self-driving car report details 2 minor accidents, one test driver's story

In case you’re unaware, Google publishes a sometimes interesting but usually mundane report on its self-driving car project every month. Last month the company detailed… 277 more words


This is Google’s first self-driving minivan, but you can’t buy one yet

Google on Tuesday confirmed what a couple of recent reports revealed: it’s taking its self-driving cars project to the next level. Google isn’t manufacturing brand new vehicles on its own. 239 more words


Google and Chrysler are making 100 self-driving minivans to test their robot car system

Seven years and reams of speculation later, Google’s self-driving car unit is finally partnering with an automaker. Just for a test, though.

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles announced on Wednesday that it plans to produce 100 minivans next year with autonomous driving tech from Google’s unit, housed under parent Alphabet. 105 more words


Bloomberg: Google's self-driving technology will be in Chrysler Pacifica hybrid minivans from next year

Four months ago, Chrysler unveiled its 2017 Pacifica minivan range at the Detroit Auto Show. If a report from Bloomberg is anything to go by, this Pacifica Hybrid range… 372 more words


Meet the Entrepreneur Who Sold His Tech Startup to GM for $1 Billion

This story first appeared on Entrepreneur.

When Dan Kan was a senior in college, he applied for about 35 jobs, most of them in finance. 1,809 more words


Talk about distracted driving: 'Once computers are doing the driving, there will be a lot more sex in cars'

OTTAWA — Federal bureaucrats are raising concerns about distracted driving in semi-autonomous cars that don’t require much input from the driver.

And at least one expert is anticipating that, as the so-called ’smart’ cars get smarter, there will eventually be an increase in an unusual form of distracted driving: hanky-panky behind the wheel. 527 more words