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Self-driving tractors sow the seeds for high-tech farming

Farmers have been able to drive tractors hands-free for years. Now, there's even more technology to help with planting and harvesting. CNET's Shara Tibken visited John Deere's test farm in Iowa.

By 6 July 2016

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John Deere's high-tech, self-driving tractors (pictures)

The machines feature everything from auto-steering capabilities to apps that tell farmers what's going on in their fields.

11 Images By 6 July 2016

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Inside Silicon Valley's secretive test track for self-driving cars

A former military weapons depot is now a track where companies can test their autonomous cars in private​. The media has never set foot in the guarded GoMentum Station, until now. The track is not only attracting the attention of automakers like Mercedes and Honda, but also tech companies like Google and Apple. CNET's Brian Cooley shows us how Honda is testing its latest self-driving car there.

By 2 June 2016

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Google's Waze tests carpooling as Otto's self-driving semi trucks hit the road (CNET Update)

Until a self-driving car can take you to work, Google is testing out a carpool feature in Waze. Also: Truck drivers could give an old truck some self-driving smarts with the help of a startup.

By 18 May 2016

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Semi trucks gain self-driving powers with Otto

A startup is working on retrofitting big rigs with sensors for hands-free travel. But this isn't the first time we've heard about smart semis.

By 18 May 2016

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Self-driving toy rally truck teaches itself how to drift (Tomorrow Daily 367)

Small truck's platform includes an algorithm that teaches it how to navigate turns at high speeds; also, a tiny home that can rotate toward and away from the sun.

By 19 May 2016

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​Google to pay Arizonans $20 an hour to watch self-driving cars sit in traffic

The fourth city in Google's self-driving car test program is looking for fast, multitasking typists to monitor its technology.

By 13 May 2016

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Google hiring self-driving car testers

Want to test a self-driving car? Google pays $20-an-hour for the gig in Arizona. Meanwhile, Apple steers toward the ride-hailing business by investing in a Chinese rival to Uber.

By 14 May 2016

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GM, Lyft will let you test self-driving taxis soon (CNET Update show notes)

Within a year, you could be ordering a self-driving car from the Lyft app. Google and Apple also rev up autonomous-car plans, according to reports.

By 7 May 2016

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GM, Lyft will let you test self-driving taxis soon

Within a year, you could be ordering a self-driving car from the Lyft app. Google and Apple also rev up autonomous-car plans, according to reports.

By 7 May 2016