self-driving

Government, Business, Autonomous

Google's Self-Driving Car Software Considered a Driver by NHTSA

Google Inc.

Google Inc.’s artificial-intelligence system will be interpreted as a driver by federal regulators, a step toward compliance that would help the tech giant’s self-driving cars hit U.S. roads.

Craig Trudell and Jack Clark | Bloomberg News
February 10, 2016
Business, Autonomous

Simulated City to Test Self-Driving Cars Opens in Michigan

University of Michigan

A simulated city opens July 20 on the north campus of the University of Michigan to test how self-driving cars will travel in the future without mowing down pedestrians or causing colossal crashes.

From staff and wire reports
July 20, 2015
Business

Autonomous Technology Needs US Standards, Volvo Executive Tells Transportation Panel

Drew Angerer/Bloomberg News

WASHINGTON — For autonomous driving technologies to continue to advance, lawmakers will have to approve federal standards that address various regulations at the state level, a Volvo Group executive told a Senate transportation panel July 7.

Eugene Mulero | Staff Reporter
July 13, 2015
Business, Technology, Autonomous

Nevada Governor Asks State Officials to Support Self-Driving Vehicles

Sandoval by Brian Calvert/Bloomberg News

Nevada Gov. Brian Sandoval wants state transportation officials to consider adding support for self-driving vehicles as part of a multimillion-dollar highway widening and expansion project in Las Vegas, the Associated Press reported.

Transport Topics
June 12, 2015

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