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Waymo Starts Promotional Push For The Benefits Of Autonomy 12
Oct
Posted by Brad Anderson in Autonomous, Reports, Tech, Waymo on 10 12th, 2017


Waymo, Alphabet’s autonomous vehicle arm, has started a promotional push for autonomous technologies in an effort to educate the public about the tech’s myriad of benefits.
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Waymo Ride-Hailing Service Reportedly Launching This Fall 5
Oct
Posted by Michael Gauthier in Autonomous, Google, Reports, Waymo on 10 5th, 2017


The legal battle between Uber and Waymo is heating up and it looks like the competition won't be limited to the courtroom.
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Judge Delays Waymo Vs Uber Trial Until December 4
Oct
Posted by Brad Anderson in Autonomous, Google, Reports, Tech, Uber, Waymo on 10 4th, 2017


A judge in the U.S. has approved Waymo’s request for its impending trial against Uber to be postponed until December 4.
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Waymo Wants Uber To Pay $2.6 Billion In Damages Over Stolen Trade Secret 21
Sep
Posted by Brad Anderson in Autonomous, Reports, Tech, Uber, Waymo on 09 21st, 2017


Waymo’s parent company, Alphabet, is asking for Uber to $2.6 billion in damages for stealing one of its trade secrets.
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Intel And Google Have Been Collaborating On Autonomous Systems For 8 Years 19
Sep
Posted by Brad Anderson in Google, Intel, Reports, Waymo on 09 19th, 2017


It is no secret that automakers and technology companies are combining their know-how to rapidly develop autonomous driving systems. However, we’ve only just discovered how long Intel and Google have been working together on autonomous technology.
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Waymo Secures Patent That Softens Car Before Pedestrian Impact 16
Aug
Posted by Brad Anderson in Autonomous, Google, Tech, Waymo on 08 16th, 2017


Waymo has just been awarded a patent that could help save lives in the event of a collision with a pedestrian.
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Waymo Drops Three Of Its Patent Claims Against Uber 12
Jul
Posted by Brad Anderson in Autonomous, Google, Reports, Tech, Uber, Waymo on 07 12th, 2017


Waymo has dropped three of its four patent-infringement claims in its ongoing lawsuit with Uber.
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Waymo’s Minivans Can Now Hear Emergency Vehicles Twice As Far As Before 11
Jul
Posted by Michael Gauthier in Autonomous, Google, Police, Waymo on 07 11th, 2017


The new Audi A8 comes with one of the most advanced semi-autonomous driving systems on the market but it's still a ways off from true Level 5 automation.
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Waymo Reveals It’s Working On Self-Driving Trucks 4
Jun
Posted by Brad Anderson in Autonomous, Google, Reports, Trucks, Uber, Waymo on 06 4th, 2017


Waymo has confirmed that it is developing autonomous driving technologies for trucks, opening it up to an entirely new industry.
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Uber Fires Anthony Levandowski Over Waymo Lawsuit 1
Jun
Posted by Brad Anderson in Autonomous, Reports, Tech, Uber, Waymo on 06 1st, 2017


Uber has fired its star autonomous vehicle engineer, Anthony Levandowski, in the midst of its legal issues with Waymo.
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Google’s Waymo Is Leaving Everyone In The Dust In Autonomous Vehicle Testing 25
May
Posted by Brad Anderson in Autonomous, Google, Reports, Tech, Waymo on 05 25th, 2017


The full extent of Alphabet’s dramatic push for self-driving cars through its Waymo division has become apparent in statistics released by the California Department of Motor Vehicles.
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Uber Threatens To Fire Engineer If He Doesn’t Turn Over Stolen Waymo Documents 22
May
Posted by Brad Anderson in Autonomous, Google, Reports, Tech, Uber, Waymo on 05 22nd, 2017


Uber has threatened to fire Anthony Levandowski, the engineer at the center of a hugely important lawsuit between the ride-hailing service and Alphabet’s self-driving division Waymo.
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Judge Rules Uber Can Continue Self-Driving Development 16
May
Posted by Brad Anderson in Autonomous, Google, Reports, Tech, Uber, Waymo on 05 16th, 2017


The U.S. judge presiding over Waymo’s ongoing lawsuit with Uber has said that the ride-hailing service can continue to develop self-driving technologies but that it must return stolen confidential materials to Alphabet.
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Federal Prosecutors To Probe Waymo’s Claims Against Uber 15
May
Posted by Brad Anderson in Autonomous, Google, Reports, Tech, Uber, Waymo on 05 15th, 2017


Federal prosecutors will investigate claims made by Waymo in its ongoing court case with Uber after a request from U.S. District Judge Williams Alsup.
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Waymo To Develop Autonomous Tech With Lyft 15
May
Posted by Brad Anderson in Autonomous, Lyft, Reports, Tech, Waymo on 05 15th, 2017


Alphabet’s Waymo self-driving car division has inked a deal with ride-hailing giant Lyft to accelerate the development and implementation of autonomous vehicle technologies.
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