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Elon Musk’s prediction that it will have a robo-taxi service ready by the end of 2020 is a ‘publicity stunt,’ an expert says
Tesla CEO Elon Musk said on Monday that the company's cars will be ready to take part in an autonomous taxi service by the end of 2020.
Lidar is a honeycomb-looking sensor that many companies, including Waymo, rely on to give their self-driving cars an understanding of the road.
Elon Musk wants to pitch Tesla autonomous tech to investors who've thus far created multibillion-dollar valuations for self-driving businesses.
Waymo CEO John Krafcik explains why a parking lot is one of the most difficult environments for a self-driving car
Since John Krafcik became Waymo's CEO in 2015, the company has launched the first commercial, autonomous ride-hailing service in the United States.
The first few decades of technology innovation have been characterized by rapid growth and quick profits.
Shilpa Gulati leads Waymo's Behavior Prediction team. Her inspiration was reading Isaac Asimov's legendary robot stories when she was 12 years old.
Waymo, Alphabet's autonomous driving division, is looking for outside investors, The Information reports.
Waymo will make money outside of just self-driving cars by selling its laser technology to other markets
Waymo's lidar sensor — known as Laser Bear Honeycomb — uses lasers to understand nearby objects and can be used in applications outside of self-driving cars.
The SEC has asked that he be held in contempt of his 2018 settlement with the agency. He could be forced out as CEO.
Priscilla Knox oversees a 24/7 operation that deals with the issues passengers might have as they begin to experience truly driverless vehicles.