self-driving cars



Trucks VC general partner Reilly Brennan is coming to TC Sessions: Mobility

January 17, 2020 0

The future of transportation industry is bursting at the seams with startups aiming to bring everything from flying cars and autonomous vehicles to delivery bots

Mobileye takes aim at Waymo

January 16, 2020 0

CEO/president Amnon Shashua explains why getting into robotaxi services is a strategic move Kirsten Korosec 18 hours Mobileye has built a multi-billion-dollar business supplying automakers

Waymo’s Anca Dragan and Ike Robotics CTO Jur van den Berg are coming to TC Sessions: Robotics+AI

January 11, 2020 0

The road to “solving” self-driving cars is riddled with challenges, from perception and decision making to figuring out the interaction between humans and robots. Today

TC Sessions: Mobility 2020: Boris Sofman of Waymo and Nancy Sun of Ike

January 9, 2020 0

You might have heard: a mobility revolution is in the making. TechCrunch is here for it — and we’re not just along for the ride.

AutoX and Fiat Chrysler are teaming up on a robotaxi for China

January 8, 2020 0

Autonomous vehicle startup AutoX, which is backed by Alibaba, said Tuesday that it is partnering with Fiat Chrysler to roll out a fleet of robotaxis

Hyundai and Seoul set to test self-driving cars on city roads starting next month

November 24, 2019 0

Hyundai has signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with the city of Seoul to begin testing six autonomous vehicles on roads in the Gangnam district

The Math of Sisyphus

November 14, 2019 0

“There is but one truly serious question in philosophy, and that is suicide,” wrote Albert Camus in The Myth of Sisyphus. This is equally true

Waymo expands self-driving services to include B2B car parts delivery trial

October 29, 2019 0

Self-driving vehicle technology company Waymo has expanded its business relationship with automotive retail company AutoNation, the companies announced today. The new extension builds on the

MIT uses shadows to help autonomous vehicles see around corners

October 28, 2019 0

We’re still not at the point where autonomous vehicle systems can best human drivers in all scenarios, but the hope is that eventually, technology being

Hyundai is launching BotRide, a robotaxi service in California with Pony.ai and Via

October 25, 2019 0

A fleet of electric, autonomous Hyundai Kona crossovers — equipped with a self-driving system from Chinese autonomous startup Pony.ai and Via’s ride-hailing platform, will start