Google's self-driving car project, now called Waymo, has seen its fair share of departures over the last couple of years. But a latest report in Bloomberg gives a very unconventional reason for the departure of some employees - they were reportedly paid a lot of money. And that is being debated as one of the reasons as to why they left.
Alphabet's Google self-driving car project took a step closer to market with the hire of a top executive from Airbnb, the online vacation home rental marketplace.
Google has still not mentioned if it plans to use the same technology on its self-driving cars too
Google is now looking for test drivers in Arizona, to test out its self driving cars in the state, but the requirements needed to applying for the job will surprise you.
Both the companies will relocate engineers to a Michigan plant to integrate autonomous driving technology into the 2017 Chrysler Pacifica Hybrid
Google has published its annual report about its self-driving car program which discloses the fact that the company has been in a total of 17 accidents, as of December 31, which is the same number that the company finished with in November as well.
Google unveiled its prototype driverless cars this week at its Mountain View, California headquarters to delighted applause that echoed around the world.
Self-driving car project head Chris Urmson was at a Ted Talk and explained exactly how the car works and the improvements, so far.
Google Inc revealed on Thursday that one of its self-driving car prototypes was involved in an accident for the first time. In the collision, a Lexus SUV that the tech giant outfitted with sensors and cameras was rear-ended in Google's home city of Mountain View, where more than 20 prototypes have been self-maneuvering through traffic.
Google Inc has begun testing its self-driving cars in Austin, Texas, expanding efforts to gather information on how the prototypes interact with traffic, road conditions and people, the company said early Tuesday.
Google unveiled a company devoted to making a thriving business out of solving big-city problems such as overpriced housing and traffic-snarled streets.
Google co-founder Sergey Brin says he sees little reason to release the accident reports involving the Internet company's self-driving cars because he believes there's nothing new in documents withheld to protect the privacy of other motorists.
Hackers pose a real danger to self-driving vehicles, US experts are warning, and carmakers and insurers are starting to factor in the risk.
Internet search company Google Inc's self-driving cars have been involved in 11 accidents, but have not been the cause of any, over the last six years since the project began, the program's director said on Monday.
German automotive parts maker Continental AG is close to agreeing alliances with Google and IBM to ...