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Ford, VW deepen alliance: Billions to Argo AI, and sharing an EV platform

VW becomes an equal investor in Argo AI, as Ford builds MEB-based electric

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People are confused and wrong about driver assistance systems, IIHS finds

Tesla Autopilot creates the most confusion of all

Tesla Autopilot creates the most confusion of all because of its name.

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Florida to allow self-driving car tests without backup drivers

Florida's ready, but is the technology ready?

Florida's ready, but is the technology ready?

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VW walks away from Aurora after self-driving startup partners with FCA

VW plans to work with Ford on autonomy now

VW plans to work with Ford on autonomy now.

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GM faces pushback on self-driving cars without steering wheels or pedals

Insurers say it's premature to let cars without human controls on the road

Insurers say it's premature to let cars without human controls on the road.

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GM's Cruise self-driving unit gets $1.15 billion from T. Rowe Price, SoftBank

Now worth $19 billion as it pushes to build autonomous vehicles by year's end

Now worth $19 billion as it pushes to build autonomous vehicles by year's end.

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Waymo picks Detroit factory to build self-driving fleet by mid-2019

Move will bring 400 jobs next door to at-risk GM facility

Move will bring 400 jobs next door to at-risk GM facility.

Elon Musk says Tesla driverless taxis coming next year, touts self-driving chip

Tesla designed 'the best chip in the world' and lidar 'is a fool's errand'

Tesla designed 'the best chip in the world' and lidar 'is a fool's errand'

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Tesla to pitch 'Full Self-Driving' today amid skepticism: 'It's all hype'

Elon Musk says Tesla has it figured out; everyone else says no, it doesn't

Elon Musk says Tesla has it figured out; everyone else says no, it doesn't.

Uber lands $1 billion from SoftBank, Toyota for self-driving cars

Such a big investment is unusual going into its big stock IPO

Such a big investment is unusual going into its big stock IPO

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Ford CEO Jim Hackett says company 'overestimated' autonomous vehicles

Realization comes after $4 billion investment

Realization comes after $4 billion investment.

Official
Hundreds of Detroit residents line up to ride in autonomous cars

'I think that it's just ignorance that keeps us from wanting to do this'

'I think that it's just ignorance that keeps us from wanting to do this'

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GM, Ford, Toyota, SAE to set autonomous vehicle testing and standards

Consortium's work will steer government regulations for self-driving

Consortium's work will steer government regulations for self-driving.

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AAA study shows people are scared of autonomous cars

71 percent are afraid to ride in a self-driving vehicle

71 percent are afraid to ride in a self-driving vehicle.

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Self-driving cars could worsen traffic to avoid parking fees

It's cheaper to drive around without passengers than it is to park

It's cheaper to drive around without passengers than it is to park.

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Second Apple employee accused of stealing self-driving car tech

He allegedly planned to bring data to a Chinese company

He allegedly planned to bring data to a Chinese company.

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Apple lays off 200 employees working on self-driving cars

Others have been transferred away from the Project Titan autonomous car initiative

Others have been transferred away from the Project Titan initiative.

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Waymo will build self-driving cars in Michigan

The company says the state has 'excellent snowy conditions' for testing

The company says the state has "excellent snowy conditions" for testing.

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Autonomous cars: Chinese trust them — Americans and Germans, not so much

The difference in levels of acceptance is huge

The difference in levels of acceptance is huge.

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Uber allegedly ignored manager's safety warning before self-driving fatality

He reportedly wrote execs and lawyers to describe accidents, lax procedures

He reportedly wrote execs and lawyers to describe accidents, lax procedures.

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