Travel could soon be safer and more relaxed with self-driving cars. Many are skeptical, but the technology is already on the street.
A former top manager at Google's self-driving car division allegedly downloaded 14,000 confidential files onto a laptop. A lawsuit claims he then reformatted the laptop to cover his tracks.
The German premium carmaker and the world's largest automotive supplier have announced a partnership in the race to build self-driving cars, with their first automated taxi planned to hit the road early next decade.
German car parts supplier Bosch has announced it's teaming up with companies in China to create precise maps to be used for autonomous driving. It said the driverless car concept was very popular in the Asian nation.
Autonomous or self-driving cars are touted as the future of road transportation. What is the current state of the technology? What problems do developers still have to solve? And are they truly safe?
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