Tag: NuTonomy


Lyft and Gear Up to Test Autonomous Ride Sharing

September 12, 2017

Via: IEEE Spectrum

Most autonomous car companies see ridesharing and taxi services as the clearest way for fully autonomous vehicles to become useful and cost effective. Unsurprisingly, ridesharing companies (whose largest expense is paying human drivers) are in enthusiastic agreement. Lyft in particular […]

Impact & Regulations

Waymo Offers Robocar Rides to the Public

April 26, 2017

Via: IEEE Spectrum

For a month now, Waymo has been offering rides in its robocars to select customers in Phoenix, Ariz. To help expand the ridership, the company is adding 500 vehicles to its fleet of self-driving Chrysler Pacifica minivans, a sixfold increase. A customer hails a ride […]

Impact & Regulations

Uber Suspends Robocar Testing After Crash

March 27, 2017

Via: IEEE Spectrum

Uber has temporarily suspended the testing of its self-driving cars following the crash of one of them in Tempe, Ariz. The ride-hailing company had also been conducting experiments in Pittsburgh and San Francisco. “There was a person behind the wheel [of […]