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It'll launch in suburban Phoenix using Early Rider members

It'll launch in suburban Phoenix using Early Rider members.

Official

It's an expansion of driverless tests company has been doing in Arizona

It's an expansion of driverless tests company has been doing in Arizona.

Official

Cost-cutting makes up for struggles with WLTP, lower car sales

Possible partnerships with Waymo and Ford.

Official

Part of its responsibility is educating first responders

Part of its responsibility is educating first responders.

Official

Here's what's planned for the next 10 million

Here's what's planned for the next 10 million

Official

First-of-its kind facility for FCA will also test advanced safety tech

It's the first facility — or major investment — of its kind for the automaker.

Opinion

Quiet on the car front, cash-flush — and the market's ripe for disruption

Quiet on the car front, cash-flush — and the market's ripe for disruption

Official

Waymo also expands partnerships with AutoNation and Avis Budget

Waymo also expands partnerships with AutoNation and Avis Budget.

Official

Love the idea or not, self-driving commercial service begins this year

Love the idea or not, self-driving commercial service begins this year.

Report

Jamie Waydo will reportedly join Titan, but that's all we know.

Jamie Waydo will reportedly join Titan, but that's all we know.

Official

Partnership might sell autonomous Fiat-Chrysler vehicles to the public

Partnership might sell autonomous Chrysler Pacificas to the public.

Breaking

It does not appear to be at fault

A self-driving Chrysler Pacifica minivan operated by Waymo, the autonomy subsidiary of Alphabet/Google, was involved in a two-car accident Friday afternoon in Chandler, Ariz. First reports indicate the autonomous vehicle was not at fault in the crash — not the "violator vehicle," according to ABC 15 News. This may be Waymo's first accident in its Arizona test program.

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It's eager to leverage the work of private companies for the battlefield

The U.S. military has a long history of pushing technological innovations that eventually become mainstream, like the GPS navigation systems in your phone or car, the Jeep and the Internet. We might eventually add self-driving cars to that list, only with a twist on the time-honored model.

New York

20,000 self-driving I-Paces will go into service over the next two years.

Waymo's CEO John Krafcik made an announcement ahead of the New York Auto Show, unveiling what the company calls, "The Next Step in Self-Driving." That next step is a sixth autonomous vehicle from Waymo, an electric Jaguar I-Pace, that will go into service later this year.

Official

Waymo is widely considered to be ahead of rivals in self-driving cars

The head of Alphabet Inc's autonomous driving unit, Waymo, said on Saturday that the company's technology would have safely handled the situation confronting an Uber self-driving vehicle last week when it struck a pedestrian, killing her.

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A little spooky — but with a perky musical score

It's easy to ignore the daily onslaught of stories about autonomous cars, which still seem a lot like vaporware to some of us. Plus, those things are for somebody else, right, not a righteous car enthusiast like you or me. But here's a brief video that shows the technology is not in some far-off future, it's rolling around on the streets of Phoenix and a few other cities right now. And this is not just an autonomous car. It's not just a self-driving car. It's a completely driverless car. The hum

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Take a virtual ride in a car with no one behind the wheel

Report

Waymo gets a 0.34 percent stake in Uber.

The settlement now allows Uber CEO Dara Khosrowshahi to put another scandal behind the company.

Official

It needed much, much less human intervention. Here's how badly it crushed the competition.

... Waymo, and here's how badly it crushed the competition

Official

Commercial service is scheduled to begin in Phoenix this year and expand from there.

Commercial service is scheduled to begin in Phoenix this year and expand from there.

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