Self-Driving Cars News

There was once a time not so long ago that autonomous cars only existing on TV screens or in books. But technology is advancing so fast that they are now quickly becoming a reality. To stay up-to-date with developments, you should sign up for the Wiser self-driving cars news email. Many companies are involved in developing self-driving cars, with the most high profile being Google - it is currently testing driverless cars on real American roads. Other companies are getting involved too, including Ford. There are other self-driving vehicles that are already in common use around the world, including trains. But the complexities of road travel make the technology more difficult to implement. The technology ranges from functionality that helps drivers to maintain speed and stay in lane, up to full automation. As well as the technological issues there are other concerns regarding self-driving cars that are being debated, including how safe they will be, plus insurance issues. It is a topic that interests many, though. If this includes you then you should sign up for the daily self-driving cars news email.

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Uber faces delay with self-driving car project
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The Wall Street Journal: Uber suspends driverless-car program after Arizona crash
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Fresco News/Mark Beach via Reuters Uber Technologies Inc. said on Saturday it is suspending testing of its autonomous vehicles after one of the autos was involved in an accident in Tempe, Ariz., casting doubt on one of the most high-profile self-driving programs....
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Uber halts self-driving car tests after Arizona crash
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WASHINGTON: Uber Technologies Inc suspended its pilot programme for driverless cars on Saturday after a vehicle equipped with the nascent technology crashed on an Arizona roadway, the ride-hailing company and local police said. The accident, the latest involving a self-driving vehicle operated...
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Uber faces delay with self-driving car project
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Can Uber Survive Without Self-Driving Cars?
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In the era of self-driving cars, a scary but otherwise uneventful car crash can be huge news. This was the case in Tempe, Arizona, on Friday, when an Uber self-driving car was hit so hard that it rolled onto its side. There...
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Uber has taken its self-driving cars off the road after one flipped over in Arizona
QuartzAlison Griswold
In the photos, Uber’s gray self-driving Volvo SUV is on its side, headlights still blasting. The car behind it is badly dented. The pictures depict the aftermath of a three-vehicle collision that occurred Friday night (March 24) in Tempe, Arizona. Local police...
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Uber suspends self-driving car program after crash
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A crash in Tempe, Arizona, on Saturday has led ridesharing company Uber to suspend its self-driving car program. No one was seriously hurt in the incident, but the self-driving Volvo was flipped on its side after another vehicle "failed to yield" appropriately...
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Uber suspends fleet of self-driving cars following Arizona crash
The GuardianHannah Summers
Uber has suspended its fleet of self-driving cars while it investigates a crash in Arizona involving one of its vehicles. Photographs posted online show the car lying on its side next to another badly damaged vehicle. There were no serious injuries as...
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Uber suspends self-driving cars after Arizona crash
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Uber has pulled its self-driving cars from the roads after an accident which left one of the vehicles on its side. Pictures posted online showed the car on its right side on an Arizona street, next to another badly damaged vehicle. The...
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Just When You Thought Things Couldn't Get Worse for Uber, a Self-Driving Car Crashes in Arizona
Inc.Minda Zetlin
This image is hidden. Clickto adjust visibility. AddImage Uber announced it was grounding its self-driving cars after one of them collided with another car in Tempe, Arizona on Saturday and rolled onto its side. Neither the other car's driver nor the human...
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