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Intel buys Israeli startup Moovit for $900 mn; plans to become a 'complete mobility provider'
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Intel buys Israeli startup Moovit for $900 mn; plans to become a 'complete mobility provider'

Israeli urban mobility startup Moovit has more than 800 million users and services in 3,100 cities across 102 countries.

Self-driving cars, trucks, and robots get in on the delivery scene amid COVID-19
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Self-driving cars, trucks, and robots get in on the delivery scene amid COVID-19

Although self-driving car companies have paused on-road testing in the US, pivoting to deliveries allows them back on the road to gather more data.

Self-driving tech company Aurora partners with Fiat Chrysler to build autonomous platforms
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Self-driving tech company Aurora partners with Fiat Chrysler to build autonomous platforms

Aurora already has partnerships with Volkswagen AG, Hyundai Motor Co and China’s Byton to develop and test self-driving systems

Self-driving cars are still a thing of the future: Here are five reasons why
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Self-driving cars are still a thing of the future: Here are five reasons why

Here are the problems that need to be overcome to start giving rides without humans behind the wheel.

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.

Ford launches self-driving pilot delivery program in collaboration with Domino's in Miami
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Ford launches self-driving pilot delivery program in collaboration with Domino's in Miami

Ford plans to provide a self-driving vehicle service to multiple partners, who in turn would offer it to their customers under their own brand names.

Two-thirds of Americans are wary of self-driving cars: Report
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Two-thirds of Americans are wary of self-driving cars: Report

Automotive and technology industry executives are pushing the US to pass legislation that would loosen restrictions on testing and deploy self-driving cars.

General Motors seeking approval for autonomous car in US; its first vehicle is set to enter the market in 2019
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General Motors seeking approval for autonomous car in US; its first vehicle is set to enter the market in 2019

General Motors prototype self-driving vehicles have been developed in San Francisco by Cruise Automation, the startup that GM acquired in March 2016.

Renesas Electronics to provide semiconductors for Toyota's upcoming self-driving cars in 2020
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Renesas Electronics to provide semiconductors for Toyota's upcoming self-driving cars in 2020

Renesas said it will provide a chip to Toyota - the R-Car system-on-chip - that will serve as an “electronic brain” on the self-driving cars.

Ford to collaborate with Lyft to deploy self-driving cars on the taxi service company's network
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Ford to collaborate with Lyft to deploy self-driving cars on the taxi service company's network

Ford Motor Co. and Lyft teams will begin working together to design software to allow Ford vehicles to communicate with Lyft’s smartphone apps.

Samsung receives permit to test self-driving vehicles in California, but has no plans to enter car-making business
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Samsung receives permit to test self-driving vehicles in California, but has no plans to enter car-making business

Samsung Electronics Co Ltd said on Thursday it has received a permit to test self-driving vehicles in California, four months after Apple received a permit.

Uber engineer Levandowski to stay away from self-driving vehicle project till issue with Waymo is resolved
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Uber engineer Levandowski to stay away from self-driving vehicle project till issue with Waymo is resolved

The head of Uber Technologies Inc's self-driving vehicles unit, Anthony Levandowski, will step aside from some of his duties

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.

Norway plans to open the country for self-driving car testing in 2017
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Norway plans to open the country for self-driving car testing in 2017

The Norwegian government aims to pass a law in the spring of next year to allow testing of self-driving vehicles on Norwegian roads, it said on Thursday.

Self-driving cars: 40 percent of Indians will not trust a computer when it comes to driving, say study
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Self-driving cars: 40 percent of Indians will not trust a computer when it comes to driving, say study

One of the self-driving car's biggest expected benefits is increased productivity of passengers freed of the burden of driving -- or is it, asks a new study that also included a sample from India.