Uber shoots down Google's claims of stolen self-driving tech

Uber has denied allegations in a lawsuit by Waymo that it stole some self-driving technology.

Here’s the statement an Uber spokesperson sent to Business Insider Friday:

“We are incredibly proud of the progress that our team has made. We have reviewed Waymo’s claims and determined them to be a baseless attempt to slow down a competitor and we look forward to vigorously defending against them in court. In the meantime, we will continue our hard work to bring self-driving benefits to the world.”

NOW WATCH: The meteoric rise of Google CEO Sundar Pichai

Business Insider Emails & Alerts

Site highlights each day to your inbox.

Follow Business Insider Australia on Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, and Instagram.