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Google self-drives into China
Published in Transportation
Friday, 24 August 2018 12:42

Google self-drives into China


Look right, but Waymo looks left

Google's subsidiary Waymo has set up a company in Shanghai in the wake of controversy over its attempt to introduce a censorious version of its search engine in China.

Waymo close to deal with Honda
Published in News
Tuesday, 03 April 2018 11:03

Waymo close to deal with Honda


Van with no man

Waymo is close to negotiating a partnership with Honda to make a self-driven goods delivery van.

Uber accused of illegal antics
Published in News
Wednesday, 29 November 2017 11:39

Uber accused of illegal antics


Things getting worse for the taxi outfit

It is starting to look like my decision never to take an Uber cab because the outfit was "not that nice" was probably the right decision as the outfit faces fresh allegations of illegal activities.

Waymo demanded a billion dollars from Uber
Published in News
Thursday, 12 October 2017 11:55

Waymo demanded a billion dollars from Uber


That is a nice self-driving car, we would hate to see anything happen to it

Waymo wanted $1 billion in damages and a public apology from Uber to make its trade secret lawsuit go away.

Grand Theft Auto V teaches self-driving cars
Published in News


Self-driving car based on game


In the future, if you are wondering why your Waymo self-driving car is driving is driving erratically and keeps stopping in front of prostitutes, it might be because its software was trained using Grand Theft Auto V.