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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.

Report
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.

CES
Toyota, VW and GM partner on autonomous vehicle education

The partnership is called PAVE. Waymo, Intel and AAA are in it, too.

The partnership is called PAVE. Waymo, Intel and AAA are in it, too.

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Waymo self-driving vehicles face attacks in Arizona

Slashing tires, throwing rocks, brake-checking, and a game of chicken

People have been sabotaging Waymo test vehicles and endangering their safety drivers' safety.

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How Waymo, rivals compare in the race for robotaxis

Services, test areas, fleet sizes at a glance

Services, test areas, fleet sizes at a glance

Waymo self-driving taxis in Arizona are now carrying paying passengers

Recouping its $1 billion investment, one $7 ride at a time

Recouping its $1 billion investment, one $7 ride at a time.

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Report: Waymo to start driverless ride-hailing program in December

It'll launch in suburban Phoenix using Early Rider members

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

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Waymo gets California OK to test self-driving cars with no backup driver

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
VW earnings beat expectations; considers partnerships with Waymo, Ford

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

Possible partnerships with Waymo and Ford.

Official
Waymo details how emergency services should deal with self-driving incidents

Part of its responsibility is educating first responders

Part of its responsibility is educating first responders.

Official
Waymo’s self-driving vehicles have now logged 10 million miles

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

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

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Fiat Chrysler to open $30M autonomous driving test facility in Michigan

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
Why this could be the perfect time for Apple to make a car play

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

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Waymo self-driving cars to ferry Walmart shoppers in Arizona trial

Waymo also expands partnerships with AutoNation and Avis Budget

Waymo also expands partnerships with AutoNation and Avis Budget.

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Waymo’s autonomous vehicles are driving 25,000 miles every day

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
Apple hires ex-Waymo engineer for self-driving project

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

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

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FCA, Waymo expand plans: 62,000 more self-driving vehicles, potential retail sales

Partnership might sell autonomous Fiat-Chrysler vehicles to the public

Partnership might sell autonomous Chrysler Pacificas to the public.

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Waymo self-driving van involved in Arizona crash

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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The Pentagon wants to be first to use self-driving vehicles

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.

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Waymo unveils autonomous Jaguar I-Pace EV

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.

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