I learned a lot ordering a donut and a muffin from delivery robots.
Author: Timothy B. Lee
Tesla sues thermal engineer for allegedly stealing secrets of “Dojo” supercomputer
“Dojo” supercomputer will train neural networks that power self-driving software.
Tesla Autopilot director contradicts Musk’s self-driving timeline
Musk described full autonomy as “basically a solved problem” in 2016.
Why hasn’t Waymo expanded its driverless service? Here’s my theory
Suburban ride-hailing is a lousy business to be in.
Appeals court allows parents to sue Snap over 100 mph car crash
The parents argued a Snapchat filter encouraged their boys to drive recklessly.
Uber, Lyft stocks plunge after Biden official says drivers are employees
Uber and Lyft argue treating drivers as employees would wreck their business.
A Chinese company has started charging for fully driverless rides
China has the world’s strongest self-driving industry after the United States.
Lyft is getting out of the self-driving business
Lyft will save about $100 million without its self-driving project.
Tesla posts another record quarterly profit—and Wall Street shrugs
Tesla has $17 billion in the bank.
Consumer Reports shows Tesla Autopilot works with no one in the driver’s seat
Consumer Reports argues Tesla needs a better driver-monitoring system.