Autonomous

11.12.15
See London through the eyes of a self-driving car
11.12.15

See London through the eyes of a self-driving car

See what Google's self-driving cars see.

By N. Summers,   11.12.15
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11.04.15
Tesla will put more limits on Autopilot to discourage stunts
11.04.15

Tesla will put more limits on Autopilot to discourage stunts

Tesla introduced Autopilot features to the Model S for the sake of convenience, but some drivers h...

By J. Fingas,   11.04.15
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11.03.15
Autonomous drone can avoid obstacles even in unfamiliar environments
11.03.15

Autonomous drone can avoid obstacles even in unfamiliar environments

An MIT CSAIL student developed an algorithm that gives UAVs the power to avoid objects on their own.

By M. Moon,   11.03.15
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11.02.15
Skype co-founders build delivery bot that rides on sidewalks
11.02.15

Skype co-founders build delivery bot that rides on sidewalks

Starship Technologies' local delivery robot apparently uses less energy than most lightbulbs.

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10.28.15
Yamaha's robot motorcycle rider could challenge real racers
10.28.15

Yamaha's robot motorcycle rider could challenge real racers

Yamaha built a robot to ride motorcycles, and it might one day take on racing superstars like Valentino Rossi.

By J. Fingas,   10.28.15
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10.24.15
Apple poaches NVIDIA's artificial intelligence leader
10.24.15

Apple poaches NVIDIA's artificial intelligence leader

Apple has hired NVIDIA's deep learning (AI) director, Jonathan Cohen, to work on mysterious "software."

By J. Fingas,   10.24.15
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10.21.15
Stanford turns a DeLorean into a drifting, driverless car
10.21.15

Stanford turns a DeLorean into a drifting, driverless car

Sure, we'd all prefer a DeLorean that can fly (and time travel), but this will do for now

By M. Moon,   10.21.15
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10.19.15
Uber starts rolling out its own mapmaking cars
10.19.15

Uber starts rolling out its own mapmaking cars

Uber now has its own mapping cars.

By E. Alvarez,   10.19.15
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10.14.15
Self-driving cars will be tested on Canadian roads in 2016
10.14.15

Self-driving cars will be tested on Canadian roads in 2016

Ontario will be the first Canadian province to approve self-driving car tests.

By J. Fingas,   10.14.15
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