Self-driving cars may be all the rage, but when it's a real product, coming soon from Japanese automaker Nissan Motor Co., the technology gets toned down. And so don't expect to the driver to disappear for years to come.
The first U.S. fatality using self-driving technology took place in May when the driver of a Tesla S sports car operating the vehicle's "Autopilot" automated driving system died after a collision with a truck in Florida, ...
Using smartphone sensors to peek over its drivers' shoulders, Uber is promising to keep a closer eye on their behavior—while discouraging speeding or slamming on the brakes.
Uber said Monday it was teaming with online music service Pandora to allow drivers of the ridesharing service to stream their favorite playlists.
Hailing a ride with a smartphone app in many U.S. cities is coming down to a fight over fingerprints.
When you catch a ride using Uber or Lyft, you do so at your own risk.
Hungary's parliament on Monday approved legislation allowing authorities to block ride-sharing apps and websites like Uber for up to a year if they continue to operate without the necessary permits after being fined.
A milestone in the ADAPTIVE project was recently reached, with the announcement that its demonstrator vehicles had all been successfully equipped and are now ready for test scenarios. Eight vehicles in all, seven passenger ...
Drivers can see trains approaching but cannot accurately judge their speed when proceeding through a passive level crossing, a QUT and Australasian Centre for Rail Innovation collaborative study has found.
Despite greater coverage of driverless technology advancements the past couple of years, most Americans still prefer to drive themselves—at least partially, say University of Michigan researchers.