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#SELF-DRIVING CARS

# self-driving-cars - Friday 6 December, 2019

Poll: Should self-driving cars be legally allowed on Irish roads?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Should self-driving cars be legally allowed on Irish roads?

Dec 6th 2019, 9:25 AM 31,094 Views 115 Comments

The government is set to discuss a proposal to test self-driving cars on public roads.

# self-driving-cars - Wednesday 20 December, 2017

Self-driving cars might be coming - but motorists don't want to hand over the keys
# SELF-DRIVING CARS
# SELF-DRIVING CARS

Self-driving cars might be coming - but motorists don't want to hand over the keys

Dec 20th 2017, 12:57 PM 573 Views 3 Comments

Mazda research shows European drivers still want to be behind the wheel.

# self-driving-cars - Monday 18 September, 2017

The 6 levels of self-driving car - and what they mean for motorists
# Level Of Autnomoy
# Level Of Autnomoy

The 6 levels of self-driving car - and what they mean for motorists

Sep 18th 2017, 4:00 PM 15,175 Views 0 Comments

SAE has defined six levels of autonomy for self-driving, here’s what they mean.

# self-driving-cars - Saturday 15 July, 2017

How far are we from seeing driverless cars on Irish roads?
# Back To The Future
# Back To The Future

How far are we from seeing driverless cars on Irish roads?

Jul 15th 2017, 6:20 AM 18,142 Views 59 Comments

Technology is way outpacing lawmakers who need to prepare for major changes.

# self-driving-cars - Sunday 9 July, 2017

Emails between Google and Uber show how the tech giants became enemies
# SELF-DRIVING CARS
# SELF-DRIVING CARS

Emails between Google and Uber show how the tech giants became enemies

Jul 9th 2017, 8:30 AM 17,262 Views 1 Comment

Uber was suspicious that Google was going to launch a competing lift-sharing service.

# self-driving-cars - Thursday 22 December, 2016

Uber has put the brakes on its self-driving cars in California
# Uber Unhappy
# Uber Unhappy

Uber has put the brakes on its self-driving cars in California

Dec 22nd 2016, 12:55 PM 6,161 Views 14 Comments

Self-driving Uber cars were being tested in defiance of a state order to halt the programme.

# self-driving-cars - Wednesday 21 December, 2016

Google has added 100 spanking new cars to its self-driving fleet
# Google Cars
# Google Cars

Google has added 100 spanking new cars to its self-driving fleet

Dec 21st 2016, 10:24 AM 323 Views 0 Comments

These cars are due on the public roads early in 2017.

# self-driving-cars - Monday 19 December, 2016

One in six people would let their kids use a self-driving car
# Our Survey Says...
# Our Survey Says...

One in six people would let their kids use a self-driving car

Dec 19th 2016, 3:18 PM 170 Views 0 Comments

5,000 adults reveal how they would pass time in autonomous vehicles.

# self-driving-cars - Saturday 27 August, 2016

These taxis can drive themselves and are ferrying people about in Singapore
# Step On It
# Step On It

These taxis can drive themselves and are ferrying people about in Singapore

Aug 27th 2016, 10:00 AM 13,361 Views 32 Comments

It’s part of a trial, but the company behind it hopes to have a fully self-driving taxi fleet there by 2018.

# self-driving-cars - Monday 22 August, 2016

Volvo and Uber join forces to get to the future faster
# SELF-DRIVING CARS
# SELF-DRIVING CARS

Volvo and Uber join forces to get to the future faster

Aug 22nd 2016, 2:26 PM 301 Views 0 Comments

Volvo Cars and Uber project will see the companies develop autonomous driving cars.

# self-driving-cars - Monday 18 July, 2016

Autonomous cars - the future is already here
# Total Recall
# Total Recall

Autonomous cars - the future is already here

Jul 18th 2016, 5:07 PM 702 Views 1 Comment

Self-driving cars are not just visions for the future, many cars already have autonomous technology and features onboard.

# self-driving-cars - Tuesday 1 March, 2016

Google's self-driving cars learned an important lesson about driving near buses
# Misunderstanding
# Misunderstanding

Google's self-driving cars learned an important lesson about driving near buses

Mar 1st 2016, 9:06 AM 17,156 Views 33 Comments

Thankfully neither of them were travelling at speed when they crashed.

# self-driving-cars - Wednesday 13 January, 2016

Google's self-driving cars are still leaning on its drivers for tight situations
# Intervention
# Intervention

Google's self-driving cars are still leaning on its drivers for tight situations

Jan 13th 2016, 5:09 PM 6,838 Views 11 Comments

Its autonomous cars experienced 272 cases where drivers were required to grab the wheel, and avoided 11 crashes.

# self-driving-cars - Monday 11 January, 2016

This is how self-driving cars are learning to deal with bad conditions
# Safety First
# Safety First

This is how self-driving cars are learning to deal with bad conditions

Jan 11th 2016, 12:39 PM 13,186 Views 7 Comments

The likes of Google and Ford are teaching their autonomous cars to drive safely in snowy and wet conditions.

# self-driving-cars - Sunday 10 January, 2016

This car has just learnt how to park itself
# Parallel Universe
# Parallel Universe

This car has just learnt how to park itself

Jan 10th 2016, 4:45 PM 13,798 Views 9 Comments

The Tesla models can now self-park without a driver inside thanks to a computer update.

# self-driving-cars - Wednesday 7 October, 2015

Trucks that drive themselves could be on public roads sooner than you think

Trucks that drive themselves could be on public roads sooner than you think

Oct 7th 2015, 6:03 AM 12,492 Views 55 Comments

Mercedes Benz demonstrated a modified articulated truck that was capable of driving itself on a public motorway.

# self-driving-cars - Thursday 4 June, 2015

Google's self-driving cars have been in 12 accidents, but none were their fault*
# Hands Off
# Hands Off

Google's self-driving cars have been in 12 accidents, but none were their fault*

Jun 4th 2015, 10:14 AM 8,463 Views 3 Comments

*Although a company employee was in control of one at the time of one crash.

# self-driving-cars - Friday 22 August, 2014

Google tests its self-driving cars in a 'Matrix-style' virtual simulation
# Virtual Reality
# Virtual Reality

Google tests its self-driving cars in a 'Matrix-style' virtual simulation

Aug 22nd 2014, 1:15 PM 7,281 Views 13 Comments

The cars have virtually ‘driven’ more than 6.4 million kilometres inside the simulation, which recreates California’s road system.

# self-driving-cars - Friday 24 January, 2014

Google envisions self-driving cars being used as ad-powered taxis
# Special Delivery
# Special Delivery

Google envisions self-driving cars being used as ad-powered taxis

Jan 24th 2014, 12:50 PM 6,811 Views 18 Comments

The company was awarded a patent which would allow businesses to offer customers a free or discounted trip to their stores.

# self-driving-cars - Monday 6 January, 2014

54 million self-driving cars to be on the roads by 2035
# IHS Automotive
# IHS Automotive

54 million self-driving cars to be on the roads by 2035

Jan 6th 2014, 5:20 PM 12,506 Views 40 Comments

It’s expected that by 2050, vehicles with self-driving capabilities will outnumber manual cars across the globe.

# self-driving-cars - Tuesday 8 May, 2012

Self-driving cars get the nod... in Nevada
# Look No Hands
From The Daily Edge
# Look No Hands

Self-driving cars get the nod... in Nevada

May 8th 2012, 8:30 PM 4,683 Views 22 Comments

Google awarded license to operate tests on auto-pilot cars.