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Waymo, in an apparent dig at Tesla, drops the term ‘self-driving’ from its vocabulary

Waymo, Alphabet’s autonomous-driving company, said it will drop the term “self-driving” from its marketing and educational materials Wednesday. The firm appears to be distancing its technology from Tesla’s “full self-driving” feature, a $US10,000 option that does not provide full autonomy and has been criticised for being misleading. “Unfortunately, we see […]
Waymo, in an apparent dig at Tesla, drops the term ‘self-driving’ from its vocabulary
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Uber is reportedly in talks to sell its self-driving vehicle division to a startup run by former Uber, Tesla, and Google executives and backed by Amazon

Uber is in talks to sell its self-driving vehicle division, ATG, to autonomous vehicle startup Aurora, TechCrunch reported Friday. ATG has been hobbled by a deadly crash, infighting, and unreliable tech– leading investors to lose patience and sparking rumours the company would try to offload the struggling unit. Despite a […]
Uber is reportedly in talks to sell its self-driving vehicle division to a startup run by former Uber, Tesla, and Google executives and backed by Amazon
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Elon Musk says Tesla will release a beta version of its ‘Full Self-Driving’ feature next week to some drivers. It probably won’t make the cars fully autonomous.

Tesla will release a new beta version of its “Full Self-Driving” feature next week, Tesla CEO Elon Musk tweeted Monday. At Tesla’s “Battery Day” event last month, Musk said that the company had rewritten its Autopilot software and would release a “private beta” soon with “profound” improvements. Despite its name, […]
Elon Musk says Tesla will release a beta version of its ‘Full Self-Driving’ feature next week to some drivers. It probably won’t make the cars fully autonomous.
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IBM will send an autonomous research vessel across the Atlantic next year

IBM launched an artificial intelligence-powered marine-research vessel called the Mayflower Autonomous Ship. Developed alongside ocean-research organisations, the vessel will help scientists study issues like climate change and pollution. It will attempt to cross the Atlantic in spring 2021. Visit Business Insider’s homepage for more stories. Four centuries after the original […]
IBM will send an autonomous research vessel across the Atlantic next year