Nuro partners with Kroger for autonomous grocery deliveries in the U.S.

Nuro companions with Kroger for autonomous grocery deliveries within the U.S.

Nuro, a self-driving automobile firm based by two former Google staff, today announced that it’ll staff up with grocery large Kroger to pilot a driverless supply service later this 12 months. Starting within the fall, choose Kroger customers will have the ability to schedule autonomous grocery orders from Kroger’s web-based supply platform or Nuro’s forthcoming […]

Alphabet’s Waymo hopes to bring self-driving car service to Europe

Alphabet’s Waymo hopes to convey self-driving automotive service to Europe

Reuters) — Alphabet’s self-driving unit Waymo needs to convey its robo-taxi service to Europe after it launches within the United States later this yr. Waymo’s Chief Executive John Krafcik mentioned the corporate may enter European markets in collaboration with a associate, however didn’t give any timeframe. “There is an opportunity for us at Waymo to […]

Driver in fatal Tesla Autopilot crash had no hands on steering wheel

Driver in deadly Tesla Autopilot crash had no palms on steering wheel

(Reuters) — The driver of a Tesla Model X automobile utilizing Autopilot didn’t have his palms on the steering wheel within the six seconds earlier than a deadly crash in California in March, the U.S. National Transportation Safety Board stated Thursday. The NTSB stated in a preliminary report the 38-year-old driver, who died in hospital shortly […]

Self-Driven: Uber and Tesla

Self-Driven: Uber and Tesla

Self-driving vehicles have been within the information lots up to now two weeks. Uber’s self-driving taxi hit and killed a pedestrian on March 18, and only a few days later a Tesla working in “autopilot” mode slammed right into a street barrier at full velocity, killing the driving force. In each instances, there was a […]

How Nvidia is helping autonomous cars simulate their way to safety

How Nvidia helps autonomous vehicles simulate their option to security

Nvidia Imagine that you just’re the driving force of a four-door household sedan approaching a cease signal. When you attain the cease signal, you discover a bicyclist attempting to cross the highway. Through eye contact, facial features and physique language cues, the bicyclist negotiates their proper of method with you. As a end result, you […]

Arizona suspends Uber’s ability to test self-driving cars

Uber’s use of fewer security sensors prompts questions after self-driving crash

(Reuters) — When Uber determined in 2016 to retire its fleet of self-driving Ford Fusion automobiles in favor of Volvo sport utility automobiles, it additionally selected to cut back on one notable piece of know-how: the security sensors used to detect objects within the highway. That determination resulted in a self-driving car with extra blind […]

Arizona suspends Uber’s ability to test self-driving cars

Arizona suspends Uber’s potential to check self-driving automobiles

(Reuters) — The governor of Arizona on Monday suspended Uber’s potential to check self-driving automobiles on public roads within the state following a fatal crash last week that killed a 49-year-old pedestrian. The resolution to dam Uber Technologies Inc’s is a blow to the ride-hailing firm, which sees its future success reliant on driverless automobiles, […]