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Google's self-driving cars will need steering wheels, at least for now

Rules issued by the California DMV say the search giant's software-powered car prototypes still need physical controls during testing.

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Would you buy a self-driving car?

A new survey shows more than 75 percent of Americans would consider purchasing a vehicle that could drive itself.

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Driverless cars to hit UK roads in January

The UK government has approved trials of self-driving cars on public roads next year.

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Google's Brin: Individual car ownership needs to go

In a wide-ranging interview with VC Vinod Khosla, Google's co-founders describe their vision of an intelligent future.

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Member of Congress breaks self-driving car?

Vast brains from Carnegie Mellon brought their self-driving car to Washington for Congress to try. Didn't they realize government ruins things?

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<p>The Lidar is supported by an array of cameras and sensors, including this one mounted in the grille.</p><br>

Even limited to 25 mph, Google's car will arrive faster than you think

Google's new self-driving car prototype surprised even robo-car experts and suggests the company is further along than expected.

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The 404 1,493: Where we don't buy into the hype (podcast)

Breaking down the hype of Watch Dogs by Ubisoft, Google gives us first look at its self-driving car, Microsoft and Skype promise "Star Trek" style language translator, and the world's first earbuds designed for porn.

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Google's self-driving car has no steering wheel

If you don't need a driver, then you don't need a steering wheel? Google takes self-driving cars to the next level, Microsoft demos real-time language translation on Skype, and Samsung has a plan to make health-tracking wristbands more useful.

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California thinking may backfire for Google's new self-driving car

Commentary: Google is a leader in self-driving cars, but its new, steering-wheel -free model may not resonate globally.

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Sneak Peek at the Samsung Galaxy S5 Prime

Leaked images and videos give us a hint of what to expect from Samsung's upgrade to the S5. Plus, YouTube and Twitch and the Rubik's Cube Google Doodle.

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<p>Google's self-driving car is capped by a $70,000 Lidar system that's more expensive than the car itself.</p><br>

​Google's self-driving car turns out to be a very smart ride

Don't mock Google's robo-cars. A ride in one shows that you, the driver, may soon be obsolete.

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<p>Google's self-driving car is capped by a $70,000 Lidar system that's more expensive than the car itself.</p><br>

Inside Google's self-driving car (pictures)

Google's still not letting people take photos of its self-driving cars on the road from the inside, but here's a look at what you can expect if you get to sit inside one.

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