Self-Driving Uber Has First Fatal Accident

First Fatal Accident Occurs With Self-Driving Car

It seemed as if the movement to create the first fully functional self-driving car was coming along quickly, but earlier this week, a devastating incident created a setback when it was reported that one of Uber’s self-driving prototypes killed a pedestrian in Tempe, Arizona. ALTHOUGH POLICE ARE STILL INVESTIGATING, it seems that a woman was […]

New Laser Technology in Driverless Cars

Laser Technology in Driverless Cars

Did you know traffic accidents claim more than 1 million lives around the world every year? They are actually the second-leading cause of death among those kids who fall between the ages of 5 and 14. They’re also the reason some people are worried about what effect autonomous vehicles could have on the total number […]

What Can Decrease Motion Sickness in Self-Driving Cars?

What Can Decrease Motion Sickness in Self-Driving Cars?

The idea of self-driving cars might sound like a really cool concept to you. But the truth is that if you’re a person who suffers from motion sickness regularly—and frankly, even if you aren’t someone who normally gets motion sickness—you could be susceptible to it when riding in an autonomous vehicle. Because you won’t have […]

A Danger of Self-Driving Cars: Falling Asleep

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Many major manufacturers, such as Google and Tesla, are hoping to create vehicles that are 100 percent autonomous. A self-driving vehicle should be able to drive passengers to designated locations without requiring them to physically drive the car themselves. There has been numerous questions raised about the possible issues that could come with self-driving vehicles, […]

Automakers Seek Regulatory Reforms for Self-Driving Cars

Automakers Seek Regulatory Reforms for Self-Driving Cars

Self-driving vehicles are on the verge of becoming mainstream, but a number of major automakers are concerned that unnecessary regulatory restrictions are impeding the speed of their deployment. Specifically, there are certain safety rules that many automakers believe self-driving cars should be exempt from. Currently, all cars sold in the United States are required by […]