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GM creates world’s first mass-producible self driving car

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Kyle Vogt, GM’s CEO of Cruise Automation has said that his team has created the world’s first mass-producible car designed to operate without a driver.  He wrote on his blog that the car isn’t just a concept design — it has airbags, crumple zones, and comfortable seats. It’s assembled in …

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GM and Cruise Automation have begun beta testing a ride-hailing app

According to reports, GM and Cruise Automation have begun beta testing a ride-hailing app that allows users to be picked up by a self-driving car. The app “Cruise Anywhere” at present is only available to Cruise Automation employees in San Francisco. According to the law at California, a driver is seated …

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GM’s self-driving car division hires two famed car hackers

GM’s self-driving car division has hired two famed car hackers Charlie Miller and Chris Valasek. These hackers had got attention when they hacked a Jeep in 2015 and were able to stop it remotely. These hackers were hired then by Uber. Later Miller joined Didi Chuxing to head security and …

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GM’s Cruise automation to foray into HD mapping for driverless cars

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According to some reports, GM’s Cruise Automation has decided to foray into HD mapping. The company for the purpose will be recruiting a leader for a new HD-mapping team. The report says that eventually, the mapping efforts will cover 100 cities. The company is trying to gain an edge over …

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GM-owned Cruise Automation tests autonomous Chevy Bolt in Arizona

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Published: August 11, 2016 | Arizona After acquiring startup Cruise Automation earlier this year, General Motors has expanded its testing of self-driving cars and the next destination is Scottsdale, Arizona. The announcement has been made on twitter by the company. Cruise Automation has been testing all-electric Chevrolet Bolt EV in San Francisco …

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GM to acquire Cruise Automation to accelerate autonomous vehicle development

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Published: March 12,2016| San Francisco  General Motors Co. announced it is acquiring Cruise Automation to add Cruise’s deep software talent and rapid development capability to further accelerate GM’s development of autonomous vehicle technology. “Fully autonomous vehicles can bring our customers enormous benefits in terms of greater convenience, lower cost and improved safety …

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