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Uber kills self-driving trucks programme to focus on autonomous cars instead
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Uber kills self-driving trucks programme to focus on autonomous cars instead

Uber wants to refocus on the self-driving car programme, halted due to the fatal Arizona car crash.

Alphabet's self-driving car unit Waymo is seeking $2.6 billion from Uber for alleged theft of trade secrets
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Alphabet's self-driving car unit Waymo is seeking $2.6 billion from Uber for alleged theft of trade secrets

Alphabet Inc’s Waymo unit is seeking about $2.6 billion from Uber for the alleged theft of one of several trade secrets in a lawsuit over self-driving cars, a lawyer for Uber said on Wednesday.

US House votes to boost self-driving car deployment by exempting them from inapplicable standards
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US House votes to boost self-driving car deployment by exempting them from inapplicable standards

The House voted to permit deployment of up to 100,000 of the self-driving vehicles annually over the next several years.

Japan's plan for package delivery by drones, self driving trucks to be finalised on 9 June
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Japan's plan for package delivery by drones, self driving trucks to be finalised on 9 June

Japan aims to finalise on 9 June, plans to allow package delivery by drone sometime from 2020 and the commercialisation of self-driving trucks by 2022.

Amazon is not building its own autonomous vehicles; but it has right ideas to make them work in its favour
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Amazon is not building its own autonomous vehicles; but it has right ideas to make them work in its favour

After building drones that would help with last mile deliveries, autonomous driving would indeed seem like the right use of autonomous technology in the commercial space.

Alphabet's Waymo to sue Uber and Otto for allegedly stealing self-driving system designs
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Alphabet's Waymo to sue Uber and Otto for allegedly stealing self-driving system designs

Google's self-driving car division, is suing Uber and its self-driving trucking company for allegedly stealing self-driving system designs

High pay was a reason why a lot of engineers quit from the Google self-driving car project
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High pay was a reason why a lot of engineers quit from the Google self-driving car project

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.

Uber is looking to establish itself in the long-haul trucking business
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Uber is looking to establish itself in the long-haul trucking business

With its recent acquisition of self-driving truck startup Otto, Uber Technologies Inc.is plotting its entry into the long-haul trucking business, aiming to establish itself as a freight hauler and a technology partner for the industry.

Uber buys self-driving truck startup Otto; teams with Volvo
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Uber buys self-driving truck startup Otto; teams with Volvo

Ride service Uber Technologies Inc said on Thursday it acquired self-driving trucks startup Otto and formed a $300 million alliance with Volvo Car Group to develop self-driving cars.

Self-driving cars: Google awarded patent for self-driving delivery trucks
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Self-driving cars: Google awarded patent for self-driving delivery trucks

Google has been awarded a patent for a self-driving truck concept that will potentially be used to autonomously deliver parcels to customers.