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It can support Level 5 autonomous driving at highway speed

Velodyne announces the VLS-128 lidar system, with enough range and resolution to outperform a human.

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Robo-taxis could be "potentially bigger than our current core business, with better margins."

Robo-taxis could be "potentially bigger than our current core business, with better margins."

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Car stops for tacos and stays stopped, with reporter onboard.

Car stops for tacos and stays stopped, with reporter onboard.

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Lyft joins Uber, Tesla, Apple, Subaru, Samsung and others in getting the permit.

Uber has had its permit since March.

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For the first time, Uber would own and operate a fleet.

This builds on the companies' three-year relationship.

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Autonomous cars have to operate "safely and smoothly in all kinds of environments."

Autonomous cars have to operate "safely and smoothly in all kinds of environments."

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The 'Global Atlas of AVs in Cities' is an excellent resource.

Bloomberg Philanthropies and The Aspen Institute map the geography of AVs.

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This, as road tests in Manhattan are about to begin.

This, as road tests in Manhattan are about to begin.

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"New York is the ultimate proving ground for autonomous vehicle technology."

"New York is the ultimate proving ground for autonomous vehicle technology."

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180-mile range, and the car would read your emotions.

180-mile range, and the car would read your emotions.

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Tesla founder's claim of Level 5 driving without lidar 'is not physically possible'

GM's head of autonomous integration calls Elon Musk 'full of crap' for claiming Teslas are capable of Level 5 autonomous driving without laser sensors.

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Bill before the U.S. Senate would block states from regulating autonomous cars.

A bill before the U.S. Senate would block states from regulating autonomous cars.

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Self-driving systems draw a lot of power.

An article from Bloomberg explains why.

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Won't apply to trucks; more details will be coming out today.

Details will be coming out today.

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GM owns a stake in Lyft

GM owns a stake in Lyft.

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This is Waymo's first acknowledgement of working with a collaborator.

This is Waymo's first acknowledgement of working with a collaborator.

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HERE's going not just there, but everywhere autonomy is needed

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It's partnering on "new mobility world" projects in Munich and Berlin

It's partnering on "new mobility world" projects in Munich and Berlin