Apple has increased its autonomous vehicle fleet with 55 self-driving cars. Eighty-three of the technology company’s employees are registered with the California Department of Motor Vehicles to operate the cars.
Apple May 15, 2018
According to a new proposal, California may soon allow testing of autonomous cars in its roads. This new policy would allow car companies to test these vehicles without a back up driver as well as steering wheels.
Car Tech March 12, 2017
Uber has had a shaky relationship with California's Department of Motor Vehicles. However, it seems that the ride-hailing service is now looking to make up with the regulator to be able to test self-driving vehicles in San Francisco.
Car Tech March 3, 2017
The California Department of Motor Vehicles added Subaru to the list of automobile manufacturers and tech companies that are allowed to test self-driving cars in the state. What kind of self-driving technology is the Japanese carmaker thinking of testing?
Car Tech February 12, 2017
Google Waymo's self-driving cars show a remarkable improvement, says a report from the California DMV. The company says that the number of its disengagements lessened last year.
Car Tech February 2, 2017
Uber already packed its self-driving Volvo cars in San Francisco and promptly shipped them to Arizona, where it is getting a rockstar welcome. The ride-sharing service said that the vehicles' redeployment will entail further expansion.
Car Tech December 23, 2016
Less than a week after Uber defied the orders of the California DMV and continued testing its self-driving vehicles in San Francisco, the ride-sharing company is now pulling out the vehicles. What forced Uber to stop its testing program?
Car Tech December 22, 2016
Uber started testing self-driving cars in San Francisco earlier in the week. The California DMV has ordered the company to stop due to not having secured the necessary permits, but Uber will not pull its cars off the road.
Car Tech December 17, 2016
California may have greatly limited the rollout of Google's autonomous cars with its proposed regulations, but Texas reminds Google that it is still welcome in their State. Check out what makes California's restrictions favorable for the Lone Star State.
FUTURE TECH December 19, 2015
The reports reveal Google's autonomous cars being involved in eight accidents, none of which can be blamed on the tech company's driverless technology.
FUTURE TECH October 9, 2015
Under public pressure, California state officials have released details of six accidents involving self-driving cars. The official reports confirm that the crashes were not caused by the automated vehicles.
FUTURE TECH June 19, 2015
Google may be soaring its way into the future of transportation with its driverless cars, but the California DMV is pulling it back with an order to include manual controls.
FUTURE TECH August 24, 2014
California's Department of Motor Vehicles is requiring Google to add a steering wheel and pedals to the company's driverless cars. Will Google comply?
FUTURE TECH August 23, 2014
California DMV sets rules for autonomous cars. Self-driving cars may soon make way to public roads in the near term.
FUTURE TECH May 23, 2014