A Swiss research firm recently released a report ranking the readiness of nations for self-driving vehicles.
Autonomous car laws currently only exist at the state level, as federal legislation remains tied up in the Senate.
Mothers Against Drunk Driving (MADD) and Velodyne, a company that creates autonomous car guidance tech, are teaming up to reduce roadway deaths.
Self-driving cars are reliant on maps for driving directions, so cartography is experiencing a tech-fueled resurgence.
More electrified trucks are on the way for UPS. Tracking down bottom-line savings and converting its U.S. fleet to alternative fuels are goals for the delivery company, officials say.
Thermal cameras could help pilot autonomous cars through bad weather and around would-be roadkill.
A group of transportation corporations and NGOs are building a set of transit goals for a future with autonomous cars.
Cobalt—an essential mineral for electric car batteries—is getting increasingly expensive as demand rises.
Cargo—a company that provides rideshare drivers with snacks to sell to passengers—is well-funded and ready to expand.