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CES 2020: Qualcomm unveils autonomous driving computer, aiming to hit roads by 2023
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CES 2020: Qualcomm unveils autonomous driving computer, aiming to hit roads by 2023

The system, dubbed Snapdragon Ride, is the company's first foray into a full system to power self-driving cars.

Self-driving car venture of SoftBank, Toyota to receive investment from five more Japanese automakers
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Self-driving car venture of SoftBank, Toyota to receive investment from five more Japanese automakers

Mazda Motor Corp, Suzuki Motor Corp, Subaru Corp, Isuzu Motors and Toyota unit Daihatsu will each take a stake of a few percent in the venture, the sources said.

Uber wins $1-bn investment from Toyota, SoftBank for development of driverless ridesharing services
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Uber wins $1-bn investment from Toyota, SoftBank for development of driverless ridesharing services

Toyota has already invested $500 million in Uber as the firm races Google-owned Waymo and a host of other companies, including major automakers, to develop self-driving vehicles.

Uber nears investment deal for self-driving car unit: WSJ
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Uber nears investment deal for self-driving car unit: WSJ

Uber Technologies Inc's self-driving car unit could be valued at $7.25 billion.

Uber's self-driving car unit is in the spotlight ahead of IPO later this year
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Uber's self-driving car unit is in the spotlight ahead of IPO later this year

Uber, last valued at $76 bn in the private market, is seeking a valuation as high as $120 bn in its IPO.

Honda, Hino joins SoftBank-Toyota mobility venture for self-driving car services
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Honda, Hino joins SoftBank-Toyota mobility venture for self-driving car services

Honda, Hino will acquire a 9.9 percent stake in the 2 billion yen Toyota-SoftBank venture.

Honda, Hino to join SoftBank-Toyota partnership's self-driving car service project; to take 10% stake in venture
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Honda, Hino to join SoftBank-Toyota partnership's self-driving car service project; to take 10% stake in venture

The new investment from Hino and Honda would leave SoftBank with a 40.2 percent stake in Monet, down from just over 50 percent when the venture was formed. Toyota will hold a 39.8 percent stake.

Daimler, BMW alliance seek to standardise technology for automated driving cars
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Daimler, BMW alliance seek to standardise technology for automated driving cars

Daimler, BMW team up to develop autonomous driving technology; share financial, engineering burden

Google's self-driving car spinoff Waymo to expand manufacturing facility
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Google's self-driving car spinoff Waymo to expand manufacturing facility

Google self-driving spinoff Waymo to put factory in Michigan, plans to invest up to $13.6 million

Mercedes-Benz aims to be among top two players to scale up autonomous car tech
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Mercedes-Benz aims to be among top two players to scale up autonomous car tech

Whereas, Uber, Google, General Motors, Volkswagen are vying to roll out robotaxi services.

User data harvest to fears of smartphone addiction, 2018 highlighted tech dystopia
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User data harvest to fears of smartphone addiction, 2018 highlighted tech dystopia

2018's tech scandals have been enough to exhaust even the most imaginative sci-fi visionaries.

Uber manager's warnings could have prevented the fatal self-driving car crash
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Uber manager's warnings could have prevented the fatal self-driving car crash

Robbie Miller alerted Uber's top executives saying that the software running the cars was dangerous.

AI explainability and causal inference are necessary for AI adoption
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AI explainability and causal inference are necessary for AI adoption

Automated decision-making systems are both producers and consumers of data.

Apple's self-driving car meets with accident during test drive in California
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Apple's self-driving car meets with accident during test drive in California

During the accident both vehicles sustained damage but there were no injuries reported.

Mumbai firm developing high-precision HD maps for self-driving cars in the US
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Mumbai firm developing high-precision HD maps for self-driving cars in the US

Genesys also operates production and software development centres in Dehradun and Jaipur.

Ex-Apple employee pleads not guilty in self-driving car trade secret case
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Ex-Apple employee pleads not guilty in self-driving car trade secret case

US authorities charged a former Apple Inc employee with stealing trade secrets on 9 July.

Ex-Apple employee might spend 10 years in jail, pay $250,000 for stealing secrets
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Ex-Apple employee might spend 10 years in jail, pay $250,000 for stealing secrets

Xiaolang admitted downloading files relating to Apple's Project Titan, the Fortune report added.

Ex-Apple employee charged for stealing blueprint related to a self-driving car
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Ex-Apple employee charged for stealing blueprint related to a self-driving car

About 5,000 of Apple’s 135,000 employees were allowed access to information about its self-driving car project.

Uber retains former US transportation official to advise on safety after a fatal self-driving crash in March
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Uber retains former US transportation official to advise on safety after a fatal self-driving crash in March

In March an Uber self-driving vehicle struck and killed a 49-year-old woman who was walking across a street in Tempe.

Waymo's self-driving car was hit in a collision when another car swerved suddenly to avoid an accident
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Waymo's self-driving car was hit in a collision when another car swerved suddenly to avoid an accident

Police say the vehicle was in autonomous mode, but there was an occupant in the driver's seat who suffered minor injuries.