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Uber Not Exiting Self-Driving Cars After Fatal Crash: CEO

5 monthes ago   |   By Android Headlines

Uber isn't planning to exit the self-driving vehicle segment following a fatal crash in Tempe, Arizona from last month that resulted in the death of a 49-year-old woman who was hit by one of the company's autonomous Volvo XC90 SUV models, Chief Executive Officer Dara Khosrowshahi said Wednesday at a transport conference. The head of what's still believed to be the world's most valuable startup hasn't answered questions about when Uber is planning to resume its self-driving trials, all of which have been halted after the fatal incident from last month. Arizona also suspended the company's...
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Uber Still A Believer In The Future Of Self-Driving Cars, Says CEO

Uber Still A Believer In The Future Of Self-Driving Cars, Says CEO

5 monthes ago   |   By Ubergizmo

A fatal crash last month involving an Uber self-driving car was likely the first known incident of a self-driving car hitting a pedestrian who later succumbed to injuries. Uber has since grounded its entire test fleet of autonomous cars as it investigates the matter but the company has now made it clear that it's still a believer in the future of autonomous vehicles.
Uber CEO Dara Khosrowshahi has said that the company still believes in the future prospects for self-driving cars. This should calm speculation about Uber's plans for its self-driving car technology. The company has certainly...
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