Waymo is dropping the term ‘self-driving,’ but not everyone in the industry is on board – ITPro.works

Waymo will no longer use the term ‘self-driving’ to describe the technology it has been developing for more than a decade, opting instead for ‘autonomous.’ The Alphabet company said that … Read More

Waymo pauses operations in San Francisco, stays the course in Phoenix on Election Day – ITPro.works

Waymo has taken a dual approach to operations on Election Day. In San Francisco, where Waymo has been testing its autonomous vehicles, driving operations have been temporarily suspended Tuesday and … Read More

Daimler Trucks partners with Waymo to build self-driving semi trucks – ITPro.works

Two automotive giants are teaming up to bring self-driving semi-trucks to market. Under this deal, Waymo and Daimler Trucks are partnering to build an autonomous version of the Freightliner Cascadia … Read More

Waymo and TuSimple autonomous trucking leaders on the difficulty of building a highway-safe AI – ITPro.works

TuSimple and Waymo are in the lead in the emerging sector of autonomous trucking; TuSimple founder Xiaodi Hou and Waymo trucking head Boris Sofman had an in-depth discussion of their … Read More

Hailing a self-driving taxi when blind. Learn how Waymo answers that challenge at Sight Tech Global – ITPro.works

Imagine yourself unable to see well enough to drive, and how that would change your life. I witness that scenario every day at home with my wife, who is legally … Read More

Waymo and Fiat Chrysler’s next big project is to develop self-driving Ram vans – TechCrunch

Waymo and Fiat Chrysler Automobiles have inked a deal to develop and test autonomous cargo vans and other light commercial vehicles designed to shuttle goods. The agreement is an expansion … Read More