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self-driving

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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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A future of self-driving cars? We're ready now

The younger generation no longer feels as strong a need to be behind the wheel -- and phones have stolen some of cars' cachet.

By 24 January 2016

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Google's self-driving cars still need that human (driver's) touch

Autonomous vehicles aren't yet ready to hit the mainstream, the company's stats reveal.

By 14 January 2016

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Driving Detroit: MCity - America's true nexus of self-driving research

The heart of the world's autonomous and connected car research isn't in Silicon Valley, it's at a University of Michigan research facility. Roadshow's new video series, 'Driving Detroit,' kicks off with an in-depth look at this groundbreaking future mobility cityscape.

By 16 January 2016

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Camera, radar and lasers line-up to enable the self-driving car

Automotive chipmaker Renesas gives CNET a look into how sensor data comes together as a crucial step in the development of self-driving cars.

By 7 January 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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Nvidia's computer for self-driving cars as powerful as 150 MacBook Pros

At CES 2016, Nvidia announced the Drive PX 2, a computer for self-driving cars. It's the size of a lunchbox and as powerful as 150 MacBook Pro laptops.

By 5 January 2016

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Self-driving cars will rule the roads in 2030, says Internet of Things visionary

With no shortage of automakers working on robo-cars, and with Uber already a "sensor platform on wheels," we're well on the way, says MIT vet Kevin Ashton.

By 12 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