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Self-driving cars are almost here, but are Canadians ready to take the wheel?

Automated vehicles — commonly called self-driving — will increasingly be found on North American streets over the next few years, and a new study suggests Canadians aren’t quite ready for the new wave of technology. 602 more words

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Technology Firms and German Automakers Form 5G Telecoms Group

German carmakers Audi, BMW, and Daimler on Tuesday launched an alliance with mobile telecoms network equipment firms Ericsson , Huawei, Intel , Nokia, and Qualcomm to accelerate development of the infrastructure needed for self-driving cars.The pact is another example of Germany’s premium carmakers collaborating to build technology expertise necessary to take on new rivals like Uber and Google, which are also working on autonomous driving technology. 217 more words

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Google's self-driving car crashed, and humans are responsible

Google is one of the first companies to start testing autonomous vehicles technology. Unlike Tesla, which does it with the help of commercial vehicles, Google’s self-driving car fleet isn’t available to regular customers. 284 more words

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Google's self-driving car in broadside collision after other car jumps red light

Autonomous Lexus SUV could not prevent accident that caved in front and rear passenger-side doors, setting off airbags and forcing it to be towed away. 367 more words

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Google Self-Driving Car in Serious Crash in Mountain View

On Friday, a Lexus outfitted with Google autonomous driving technology was struck by a vehicle that ran a red light in Mountain View, California. Some observers say it is the worst crash that Google’s autonomous vehicles have been involved in. 235 more words

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Federal Policy for Driverless Vehicles Were Just Released….and They Were Worth the Wait!

After months of build-up, the National Highway Safety Transportation Administration (NHTSA) released its Federal Autonomous Vehicles Policy. It turns out the hype was merited. As stated in… 452 more words

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