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Uber finally brings self-driving taxis on road in the US

By : CIOL Writers

Though nuTonomy defeated Uber to bring first automated taxis on roads, seems like America’s largest cab aggregator is finally ready with its own autonomous taxi fleet. After months of road tests on the streets of Pittusburgh, the company has finally

What Uber can do with Otto?

By : CIOL Writers

Ride-hailing giant Uber has acquired Otto and its all-star team which includes ex-leader of Google’s self-driving project, Anthony Levandowski, for approximately $680 million. According to Bloomberg, Uber doesn’t want to dismantle this team of 91 employees, so Levandowski will lead

Uber to develop autonomous cars in partnership with Volvo

By : CIOL Writers

Volvo group is partnering with Uber to collaborate on autonomous car development. The partnership will see the Swedish-based carmaker, owned by China’s Geely, and ride-hailing service Uber pool resources into initially developing the autonomous driving capabilities of its flagship XC90