autonomous vehicles - updates

Rappler's latest stories on autonomous vehicles


U.S. startup delivers groceries in self-driving cars

Aug 28, 2018 - 10:37 AM

A new service debuts in Silicon Valley that turns self-driving cars into mobile grocery shops summoned via an app

AUTOX. The company sees a future where groceries are delivered using autonomous vehicles Photo from AutoX website.

Uber hits brakes on self-driving trucks

Jul 31, 2018 - 12:30 PM

The company is refocusing on developing autonomous cars, one of which had killed a woman pushing a bicycle in a street in Arizona earlier this year

Ford to invest $1B in artificial intelligence startup

Feb 11, 2017 - 10:41 AM

The venture with Argo AI will employ leading engineers and roboticists to develop a virtual driver system described by Ford officials as the brain of an autonomous vehicle

FORD. A Ford logo is seen at the 2016 Washington Auto Show on January 27, 2015 in Washington, DC. File photo by Mandel Ngan/AFP

Cop stops Google driverless car for moving slow

Nov 13, 2015 - 1:59 PM

Police in Google s home town of Mountain View in Silicon Valley explain that an officer noticed traffic backing up behind a self driving car going 24 mph on a street with a 35 mph speed limit

TOO SLOW. Google's driverless car gets pulled over for moving too cautiously and slowly. Photo from Facebook post of Aleksander Milewski

Two-thirds of underwater search done, no sign of MH370

Apr 21, 2014 - 12:07 PM

Since it vanished on March 8 no debris from the plane has been found despite an intense air and sea search