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Uber Self-driving Car Kills Woman In Arizona

Uber self-driving Car hits, kills Arizona pedestrian; company suspends testing The self-driving car, which is considered to the future of transportation, was involved in a fatal vehicle accident that killed one pedestrian woman. An Uber self-driving car in Arizona was involved in a crash that killed a woman crossing the street early […]

Uber’s Kalanick stays calm on the stand during Waymo trade-secrets trial

By Carolyn Said Continue reading on Medium » Please follow and like us:0GurupriyanGurupriyan is a Software Engineer and a technology enthusiast, he’s been working on the field for the last 6 years. Currently focusing on mobile app development and IoT. http://copypasteprogrammers.com

The tech at the center of the Waymo vs. Uber trade secrets case

By Selena Larson Continue reading on Medium » Please follow and like us:0GurupriyanGurupriyan is a Software Engineer and a technology enthusiast, he’s been working on the field for the last 6 years. Currently focusing on mobile app development and IoT. http://copypasteprogrammers.com

Uber, Lyft Want to Ban Personal Use of Self-Driving Cars in Urban Areas

by Joel Hruska Self-driving cars are expected to revolutionize the entire automotive industry. Exactly how this is going to happen has always been a matter for debate. Some pundits think we’ll stop owning cars at all, in favor of robot vehicles that arrive seamlessly if and when we need them. Others […]

Uber spied on rivals, stole trade secrets, letter alleges

Uber has been sued by Waymo, the self-driving unit of Google parent Alphabet, for allegedly stealing proprietary designs for lidar sensors, which help self-driving cars see the world around them. Photo: Eric Risberg, Associated Press By Carolyn Said A damning letter written by the lawyer for a former Uber security manager […]

The Future of Trucking:

Mixed Fleets, Transfer Hubs, and More Opportunity for Truck Drivers Many people have questions about self-driving vehicles and the impact they could have on their lives and professions. In the trucking industry in particular, some have raised concerns that self-driving technology will result in the loss of millions of jobs. While […]

Uber Driver Schedule Optimization

This model implementation and graphs can be found in my Github Repository. Also, great thanks to my team members, Deep Prasad, Emily Xu, and Sharlene Peng, for contributing to this project. Part 1: Introduction One of Uber’s key value propositions is offering scheduling flexibility to their driver-partners. According to a report […]

Driverless Hotel Rooms: The End of Uber, Airbnb and Human Landlords

How driverless vehicles can enable ondemand accommodation for one night or 1000, and at rates 10x cheaper than your rent bill “Good evening ladies and gentlemen, we’re about to begin our descent into Sydney. Please fasten your seatbelts and place your trays in the upright position. Local time is 8:42pm and […]