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autonomous+car

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Audi ready to test autonomous cars on public roads

Audi announces that it has been granted the second-ever license for testing self-driving cars in Nevada.

By 9 January 2013

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Robotic planes, tractors loom behind autonomous cars

MIT professor Mary "Missy" Cummings sees autonomous cargo planes and robotic tractors coming to market within three years.

By 2 May 2012

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Google's self-driving cars tear up 3 million miles a day

Computer simulation creates "thousands of variations" of driving patterns, enabling Google's engineers to quickly test tweaks across millions of virtual miles.

By 3 February 2016

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Ford to deploy largest self-driving car fleet in the world

Ford CEO Mark Fields takes the stage at CES 2016 and announces Ford's plans to build the largest autonomous car fleet in the world, moving from research to full engineering development.

6 January 2016

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Pricey tablets, Sorkin's views on Steve and Google's run-in with the law (CNET UK podcast 457 show notes)

We marvel at the price of the new iPad Pro, hear what screenwriter Aaron Sorkin has to say about Steve Jobs and find out why Google's autonomous car was pulled over by the cops.

By 14 November 2015

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Concept cars of the future could act as office spaces on wheels (Tomorrow Daily 270 show notes)

Next won't have a working prototype until at least 2020, but its autonomous car concept is fun to consider. It's hoping to create transparent boxes on wheels that could couple and uncouple from each other as it travels through town.

By 5 November 2015

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Startup says rooms on wheels are the future of self-driving cars (Tomorrow Daily 270)

Ashley discusses an out-of-the-box idea for a futuristic autonomous car, a kiosk that paints pictures on your nails in a snap and Tesla's plan to curb irresponsible drivers abusing its autopilot feature.

By 5 November 2015

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Going for a ride in a Tesla Model S on Autopilot

Tesla doesn't have a fully autonomous car yet. But, with the addition of Autopilot mode, cruising down the highway is now a hands-off affair.

By 15 October 2015

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Apple car a possibility -- just not anytime soon

Analysts at Sanford C. Bernstein say Apple could conceivably build an electric, "autonomous" car. But they don't expect the vehicle to hit the market for at least five years.

By 15 April 2015

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Tesla CEO sees self-driving cars taking over, in 20 years

The autonomous-car revolution will take awhile, as the current stock of 2 billion cars needs to be replaced, according to Elon Musk.

By 18 March 2015