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SANTA MONICA, Calif., March 19, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Consumer Watchdog today warned the California Department of Motor Vehicles that it must not allow Google and others with a vested
On Tuesday Google announced that its self-driving vehicle project is fully in gear. The project, which was announced back in 2010, has worked toward the goal of providing a vehicle that could shoulder the burden of driving.
Transportation company Uber announced today they plan to buy 2,500 of Google’s automated cars from the search engine giant. Moreover, Uber also plans to give transportation data to Google to help them improve their routing algorithms.
An autonomous car is a vehicle that is able to move without a driver. Theses vehicles are classified as a self-driving car or a robotic car capable of transporting passengers without the aid of a human driver. Instead of human input, these vehicles use sensors like radar, lidar, GPS and computers to navigate. These systems sense the surroundings, determine obstacles within their path, use maps to determine a route to take. They also keep track of the position the vehicle is and can...