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Tesla quietly killed off its full self-driving feature as an add-on option because it "was causing too much confusion."

Tesla quietly stopped selling its full self-driving feature as an option in new cars because it was causing ‘too much confusion’

Tesla stopped selling its full self-driving feature as an add-on option for new buyers on Thursday.

Amazon needs to take on Waymo to keep its crown as the king of retail, Morgan Stanley says

Waymo, Google’s secretive self-driving car project, could offer retailers an inexpensive way to compete with Amazon's Prime Now, Morgan Stanley cautioned. But if Amazon can build a differentiated autonomous offering, it can have a gross profit that's 5-15% higher, according to the firm.
Anthony Levandowski

Anthony Levandowski, the engineer at the center of the Uber/Waymo legal battle, has been tied to another upcoming autonomous vehicle project

Levandowski, the former head of Uber's self-driving car research who was accused of stealing trade secrets from his previous employer, Waymo, was at the center of a scandal involving the two companies. He was fired from Uber — but TechCrunch has found that he's tied to a new autonomous car project.
2017 Tesla Model S crash test.

BUCKLE UP: Tesla is going to face extreme volatility in 2018, Morgan Stanley warns

Negative long-term drivers could send Tesla shares down to $200, Morgan Stanley warns.

BI Intelligence launches new coverage for enterprises working in transportation and logistics

Transportation and logistics is getting disrupted by self-driving cars, autonomous trucks, drones, AI, and more...

Self-driving cars hitting the road have auto and tech execs worried about cyber attacks

Law firm Foley & Lardner asked automakers, suppliers, tech companies, and startups what they thought were the biggest legal concerns with self-driving cars.
The Phantom.

Here’s the fighting robot that could enter the battlefield in Ukraine next year

The Phantom can be equipped with machine guns, grenade launchers, or antitank missiles and can even evacuate wounded soldiers from the field.

RANKED: The 18 companies most likely to get self-driving cars on the road first

Ford and General Motors are currently the leaders in the space, according to a report by Navigant Research.

TRANSPORTATION AND LOGISTICS BRIEFING: Audi shows off new level of autonomy — More consumers gaining exposure to self-driving cars — Priva...

In transportation and logistics, Audi surpasses Tesla in self-driving capabilities, but faces possible regulatory issues, while privacy concerns hamper drones.

An ex-Googler says flying cars are ‘completely crazy’ — and 3 years away from becoming the next hot thing

The entrepreneur Sebastian Thrun, a former Google employee, wants to make flying cars a reality.