Good news has arrived this week. California will allow tech companies to test self-driving vehicles without safety drivers from April 2. Director of Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV) Jean Shiomoto said, “This is a major step forward for autonomous technology in California.” (Financial Times called this “long awaited win for Silicon Valley lobbyists.”) Continue reading “No Steering Wheel? California Allows True Driverless Vehicle Tests”
The competition is tough. The names are big. Forbes Global 2000 listed tech and automobility companies are in a breathtaking race to be the first one to release fully autonomous cars, but who is going to make it first? Although, they look relaxed and self-confident in press conferences, the CEO’s of the self-driving car companies should be asking the same question to themselves. In this … Continue reading Forbes Global 2000: Who is going to make the first autonomous car?