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Truck drivers aren't going away anytime soon.

America’s 1.8 million truck drivers don’t need to worry about autonomous tech threatening their jobs anytime soon, experts say

While tech companies are keen on saying that all of those drivers will be replaced by autonomous technology, transportation analysts disagree.

Waymo could be a $250 billion win for Alphabet, Jefferies says

Waymo, the autonomous-driving technology company, could prove to be a huge boon for Alphabet, Jefferies wrote in a research note on Wednesday.
The car has a robotic arm.

This futuristic car could solve a multibillion-dollar problem facing Amazon, Walmart, and Target

The company behind Walmart's pickup towers has developed a self-driving car that delivers packages to homes and businesses without human intervention.
The Volkswagen I.D. Buzz Cargo commercial van is slated to go on sale in either 2021 or 2022.

Volkswagen is bringing back the iconic microbus in two new electric models and they look awesome

Volkswagen has reached into the past and is now bringing back the iconic microbus in two new fully-electric vans slated to be released in the early 2020s. Volkswagen hopes the I.D. Buzz and I.D. Cargo will have the ability to eventually transition toward fully integrated autonomous driving modes.
An unmanned cargo truck during testing as part of the Army's Autonomous Ground Resupply program.

The Army is working on a plan to take humans off the battlefield, but new challenges are on the horizon

The Army has its eyes on adding autonomous technology to the battlefield, but its plan to add self-driving vehicles to combat environments promises to present new challenges.

One of the biggest problems facing self-driving trucks has little to do with the technology

Tesla, Otto, and other tech firms are developing autonomous trucks. But legal experts and trucking analysts worry that current liability laws aren't adapting to self-driving trucks.

Tesla is falling after Elon Musk jokes about the company going bankrupt

Though Elon Musk took light of some of Tesla's troubles in an April Fools joke, the company has serious problems ahead.
Jensen Huang, CEO of Nvidia, shows the Drive Pegasus robotaxi AI computer at his keynote address at CES

Nvidia is rallying after rocking its CES keynote

Nvidia announced a ton of new products at its press conference kicking off CES.

RBC: Tesla’s semi-truck could give it the ‘biggest bang’ for its buck

Tesla’s semi-truck could give it the ‘biggest bang' for its buck, according to a RBC Capital Markets analyst.
An autonomous-driving Lincoln MKZ equipped with Nvidia technology gives demonstration rides during the 2017 CES in Las Vegas, Nevada, U.S., January 5, 2017.

Nvidia spikes after announcing an AI driving chip that’ll replace an ‘entire trunk full’ of computers

Nvidia's stock is getting a boost from a new autonomous driving chip it announced at its GTC conference in Munich.