For two weeks in November, in collaboration with the City of Boston and the Massachusetts Department of Transportation, nuTonomy started Boston’s first autonomous vehicle passenger pilot in the Seaport district. During the pilot, nuTonomy friends
Waymo, must publicly release key information about its robot cars’ driving records in Arizona before it turns the vehicles loose on Phoenix streets and uses passengers as human guinea pigs, Consumer Watchdog said today. The
Studies show that when cars become autonomous, occupants may experience motion sickness. Motion sickness is already a problem for many passengers – and when we all become passengers, it seems inevitable that it’ll get worse.
Researchers at the University of Arizona are working on systems for transportation to be part of the Internet of Things connections to vehicles to traffic lights, emergency vehicles and public transportation, allowing first responders to
The California Department of Motor Vehicles issued draft regulations covering self-driving robot cars. The cars will still be required to have a steering wheel, pedals and be occupied by a licensed driver who can take
On Friday, GM opened its new test center where safety engineers will develop and test safety technologies at the 52-acre Active Safety Test Area at Milford Proving Ground near Detroit. The new Active Safety Test
There is a great connection between the world of defense and car companies. Nissan is working with NASA and Valeo is working with defense contractor Safran. What’s the best use for an abandoned military base? Honda
Certification testing and grants are making V2V and V2I connection protocols ready for deployment. The US Department of Transportation and Federal Highway Administration are working with partners to create standards and testing procedures for connected