autonomous cars

Uber Is Here To Remind You That Autonomous Vehicles Aren’t Even Close

Uber Is Here To Remind You That Autonomous Vehicles Aren’t Even Close

Uber, like its competitors Waymo, Zoox, Cruise and others, has been trying and failing to get autonomous cars up and running for years now. The business opportunity — no more of that having-to-employ-drivers nonsense — is obvious, but it’s funny how everyone in the self-driving business seems to have stopped…

Autonomous Cars Were Predicted In A Wizard of Oz Book

Autonomous Cars Were Predicted In A Wizard of Oz Book

I don’t think we’ve ever really covered much about L. Frank Baum’s famous stories about the land Oz here before, mostly because the stories (and the famous movie) are pretty thin on cars. But that’s not to say there aren’t any things like cars. In fact, in one of the…

Volvo Plans To Be The First To Include LiDAR On A Production Car

Volvo Plans To Be The First To Include LiDAR On A Production Car

Autonomous cars will need to see the world, just like we human drivers do occasionally when we glance up from our phones to peek out the big window up front with the wipers. Currently, all production cars with semi-autonomous features (remember, there are no completely self-driving cars for sale today)…