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Velodyne becomes latest tech company to go public using a SPAC, eschewing the traditional IPO path

July 3, 2020 0

Velodyne Lidar, the leading supplier of a sensor widely considered critical to the commercial deployment of autonomous vehicles, said Thursday it has struck a deal

The Station: Amazoox, TuSimple seeks $250M and the next e-scooter battleground

June 29, 2020 0

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Waymo, Volvo partner to develop electric robotaxis

June 26, 2020 0

Waymo’s self-driving software footprint is expanding — this time in a partnership with Volvo Car Group. The two companies announced Thursday an “exclusive” partnership to

The Station: Amazon eyes Zoox, Aurora goes back to school and Cabana hits the road

June 1, 2020 0

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Scale AI releases free lidar data set to power self-driving car development

May 23, 2020 0

High-quality data is the fuel that powers AI algorithms. Without a continual flow of labeled data, bottlenecks can occur and the algorithm will slowly get

Uber argues ‘fraud’ absolves it from paying star engineer’s $179M fine to Google

April 20, 2020 0

Uber argued in a recent court filing that former employee Anthony Levandowski committed fraud, an action that frees the company from any obligation to pay

Self-driving car engineer Anthony Levandowski files motion to force Uber into arbitration

April 1, 2020 0

Anthony Levandowski, the star self-driving car engineer who was at the center of a trade secrets lawsuit, has filed a motion to compel Uber into

Waymo suspends robotaxi service except for its truly driverless vehicles

March 17, 2020 0

Waymo said Tuesday it is pausing operations of Waymo One, a service in the Phoenix area that allows the public to hail rides in self-driving

Waymo suspends robotaxi service except for its truly driverless vehicles

March 17, 2020 0

Waymo said Tuesday it is pausing operations of Waymo One, a service in the Phoenix area that allows the public to hail rides in self-driving

Inside the next-gen tech on Waymo’s self-driving Jaguar I-Pace

March 6, 2020 0

A little more than two and half years ago, Waymo engineers began working on a hardware sensor suite that would improve upon previous generations and