There would be fewer vehicles on the road, but they would travel farther.
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Only 30% say they would replace their car with a self-driving vehicle.
Will people come out of their homes to grab food from a driverless car? Domino's is about to find out.
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Uber says it doesn't need a permit to run driverless cars in San Francisco.
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Much as the manual transmission has all but disappeared in the 21st Century, the idea of driving a car in the manner of a Steve McQueen may soon also be a thing of the past. Autonomous features will almost assuredly become mandatory -- and switching them off could become a too-expensive option.
Ten-year project aims to make Ontario a "world leader" in automated technology.
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Online counter-marketing succeeds only if teens tell other teens how ridiculously uncool and unsafe it is to text or speak into a phone while driving. Yet the dominant form of teenage communication is texting. This poses a public policy conundrum: how best do we change teen behaviour?
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Look ma, no steering wheel!
The city already has an automated metro system.
"A car, out of control, is a weapon."
If there was still any doubt that driverless cars are happening, the news coming out of the world's automakers this week ought to put it to rest. General Motors announced a $500-million investment in...
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The majority of Canadians believe driverless car technology will result in fewer accidents, speeding and drunk driving. Advancements in electronics that will make the driverless car a reality are certainly the talk of the Consumer Electronics Show (CES 2016).
For a wreck that has been underwater for almost 170 years, HMS Erebus looked almost perfectly preserved, the image so clear that viewers could almost see individual grains of sand. Resting more than 1...