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GM first to test self driving cars in New York City

GM first to test self driving cars in New York City

New York Governor, Andrew Cuomo, announced on Monday that General Motors Co. (NYSE: GM) and Cruise Automation, GM’s self driving subsidiary division, are applying to begin the first stages of testing fully autonomous vehicles in New York City ..

Volkswagen to Launch Online Sales

Volkswagen to Launch Online Sales

On Tuesday, Volkswagen AG (OTC: VLKAY) announced plans to reduce the size of their European dealer network and wants to launch online sales as they adjust to changing consumer buying habits. The company is looking to cut costs across all 12 brands f..

Toyota Partners with Luminar on the Newest Version of Autonomous Platform

Toyota Partners with Luminar on the Newest Version of Autonomous Platform

On Wednesday, Toyota Research Institute, which is Toyota Motor Corp (NYSE: TM) research arm, announced that it would partner with Luminar on its newest version of autonomous platform.Luminar was founded five years ago, and began to develop a new LiD..

Uber CEO Apologizes to London; Working on improvements

Uber CEO Apologizes to London; Working on improvements

Last Friday, Uber Technologies Inc. was stripped of its license to operate in the city of London due to the officials deeming the ride hailing service unsafe as well as practicing unregulated business activity. Uber said it would appeal the decision..

Uber Loses License to Operate in London

Uber Loses License to Operate in London

Uber Technologies Inc. has had a year full of lawsuits and scandals, and yet another incident emerges. On Friday, the city of London stripped Uber of its license to operate in London at the end of September.This decision will affect over 40,000 driv..

Baidu Inc Announced $1.52 Billion Autonomous Driving Fund

Baidu Inc Announced $1.52 Billion Autonomous Driving Fund

On Thursday, Baidu Inc (NASDAQ: BIDU), the Chinese search engine, announced $1.52 billion autonomous driving fund over the next three years. This move is part of its plan to accelerate its technical development and compete with U.S. rivals such as G..

Volvo Releases First Compact SUV

Volvo Releases First Compact SUV

On Thursday, Volvo launched their first compact SUV, model XC40 hoping to top the success of their larger XC90 and best selling XC60 models which have driven their fourth straight year of record sales. The new XC40 will be produced at the company&rs..