Ford wants self-driving cars to communicate with flashing lights – Engadget


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Ford wants self-driving cars to communicate with flashing lights
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Here's a question: how does a self-driving car reveal its intentions to you without an audio cue? Humans can gesture when they let you cross the street, but autonomous vehicles don't have that luxury. Ford and Virginia Tech think they have the answer.
Ford was behind the 'self-driving' stunt where a man was dressed like a car seatThe Verge
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All new Jaguar Land Rover cars to have electric option from 2020 – Reuters


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All new Jaguar Land Rover cars to have electric option from 2020
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LONDON (Reuters) – All new Jaguar Land Rover cars will be available in an electric or hybrid version from 2020, Britain's biggest carmaker said on Thursday, as it speeds up plans to electrify its model range. Last year, the company, owned by India's
Jaguar Land Rover to make only electric or hybrid cars from 2020The Guardian
Jaguar Future-Type is a glimpse of the driverless cars coming in 2040TrustedReviews
Jaguar Land Rover to make only electric or hybrid cars by 2020Sky News
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Domino’s and Ford will test self-driving pizza delivery cars – The Verge


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Domino's and Ford will test self-driving pizza delivery cars
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Ford and Domino's Pizza are teaming up to test self-driving pizza delivery cars in Michigan, as part of an effort to better understand how customers respond to and interact with autonomous vehicles. In the coming weeks, randomly selected Domino's …
Ford and Domino's to deliver pizza using self-driving cars in new testTechCrunch
Domino's, Ford hope to learn from mishaps in tests for self-driving cars around Ann ArborDetroit Free Press
Ford and Domino's will test delivering pizza using self-driving carsVentureBeat
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Uber Knowingly Leased Unsafe Cars To Its Drivers In Singapore, Report Says – NPR


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Uber Knowingly Leased Unsafe Cars To Its Drivers In Singapore, Report Says
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One of those cars, a recalled Honda Vezel with an Uber driver at the wheel, spouted flames from its dashboard in January, melting the car's interior and cracking its windshield. The driver had just dropped off a passenger when he began smelling the smoke.
Uber knowlingy rented defective cars to its drivers in Singapore: reportNew York Post
Uber knowingly rented out faulty cars, WSJ says; firm says problem fixedReuters
Uber knowingly put 'fire risk' cars on Singapore roadsZDNet
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Apple Finally Admits It Is Pursuing Technology for Self-Driving Cars – MIT Technology Review


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Apple Finally Admits It Is Pursuing Technology for Self-Driving Cars
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But he did go on to explain that Apple is specifically “focusing on autonomous systems” for cars. “It's a core technology that we view as very important,” he said. “We sort of see it as the mother of all AI projects. It's probably one of the most
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Alphabet self-driving cars could be worth $70 billion, challenge Tesla after Lyft deal – MarketWatch


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Alphabet self-driving cars could be worth $70 billion, challenge Tesla after Lyft deal
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Now that Waymo, Alphabet's GOOG, +0.74% GOOGL, +0.70% self-driving car unit, has partnered with ride-hailing service Lyft, Morgan Stanley analysts see a path forward for monetization and the potential to spin off the segment into a separate company.
Forget Tesla, Google's self-driving Waymo business is the future of carsTelegraph.co.uk
Alphabet's self-driving car division could be worth $70 billionTNW

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