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Russia's Self-Driving Car Company Is Coming For the World

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A mysterious self-driving car company has been quietly expanding in recent years in the world's largest country. Now, Moscow-based Cognitive Technologies has hired a slew of new recruits and is ready to move to the U.S. in the coming months.


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It was just a friendly little argument about the fate of humanity. Demis Hassabis, a leading creator of advanced artificial intelligence, was chatting with Elon Musk, a leading doomsayer, about the perils of artificial intelligence.


Honda on self-driving, AI and the future of the supercar

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The electric, autonomous car of the future will have as much in common with your smartphone as your previous car, Honda believes, while claiming its far-out Neuv concept is closer to reality than many think.


Most westerners distrust robots – but what if they free us for a better life? Tim Dunlop

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I'm always amazed at people who tell me they would never trust a driverless car to take them somewhere but then happily get into a car driven by their teenager. Talk about preferring the devil you know.


Car Genie: New AA device predicts car breakdowns before they happen

The Independent

The AA has just launched Car Genie, a device that predicts vehicle breakdowns before they happen.



Can Uber Survive Without Self-Driving Cars?

The Atlantic

In the era of self-driving cars, a scary but otherwise uneventful car crash can be huge news. This was the case in Tempe, Arizona, on Friday, when an Uber self-driving car was hit so hard that it rolled onto its side. There were no serious injuries reported.


Uber has taken its self-driving cars off the road after one flipped over in Arizona

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In the photos, Uber's gray self-driving Volvo SUV is on its side, headlights still blasting. The car behind it is badly dented.



Uber supends self-driving vehicle program following Arizona accident

PBS NewsHour

A self-driven Volvo SUV owned and operated by Uber Technologies Inc. is flipped on its side after a collision in Tempe, Arizona, U.S. on March 24, 2017. Picture taken on March 24, 2017.