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Will Amazon and Uber join Google in partnerships with Fiat for autonomous vehicles?

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The Google car team has recently been teaching the car's AI when and how to honk the horn and give the human drivers on the road a helpful heads up.

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Thanks to a 1971 law, New York is the only state in the country that requires drivers to keep at least one hand on the steering wheel while driving.

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The car maker's R&D arm is close to signing a deal for not only Boston Dynamics, but also Google's Japanese robotics company, Schaft.

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Autonomous minivan development will take place in Detroit suburbs.

Google is establishing a self-driving technology development center in Novi, Michigan.

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"I'm mighty glad you stayed." – Lionel Richie

These patents show the kind of off-the-wall thinking the Internet giant is applying to mobility for its autonomous car.

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Google's car czar says its deal with FCA is limited to minivans.

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Android Auto will soon run entirely on your phone while offering the same features as if it were connected to your dash.

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The new Waze Rider app will allow 25,000 employees at select Bay Area companies to get a ride to work with over 700,000 local drivers.

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You'll need a bachelor's degree, though.

If you're in Arizona, Google is hiring for a gig that could be a good alternative to doing Uber. The job entails test driving an autonomous car around the state for $20 an hour, six to eight hours a day.

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Yet another hint that Project Titan is for real.

Kurt Adelberger invented a new kind of smart charger for electric vehicles while working at Google. Now he's off to Apple, possibly to work on an EV project there as well.

'What develops from here? We’ll see.'

Fiat Chrysler CEO Sergio Marchionne hints that further collaboration between Google and FCA could be coming. "What develops from here? We’ll see."

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Cars take up a lot of room, and these companies need more of it.

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Plus: News and analysis on Ferrari’s CEO shuffle and Mercedes’ mysterious pickup truck.

We analyze the week's events with a focus on the Google-FCA autonomous car deal.

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Chrysler and tech giant will collaborate on 100 Pacifica hybrid minivans.

Google and Fiat Chrysler Automobiles confirmed a partnership Tuesday in which the two companies will collaborate on creating autonomous minivans.

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Google's Chris Urmson interested in on-demand, autonomous minivans

Executives from Google and Fiat Chrysler Automobiles have held discussions about creating a technical partnership, the purpose of which would be to further development of self-driving vehicles, according to multiple reports. The two companies might make ideal partners.

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Tech is at the center of most new cars, but it's still giving owners trouble.

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Google has a patent for autonomous vehicles to detect the turn signals of other traffic on the road, which could increase driverless car safety.

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NHTSA should require humans with access to a steering wheel, brake, and accelerator in autonomous vehicles, says group.

Consumer Watchdog pushes back against Google's request to fast-track autonomous driving rules.

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Google is taking another step to broaden the test conditions for its autonomous vehicles by expanding to Phoenix, Arizona. The company is already creating high-def maps of the area.

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