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Ford and University of Michigan partner; automaker leasing robotics lab

Ford will lease the fourth floor of a planned robotics laboratory at the University of Michigan. The new laboratory is expected to have space where machines walk, fly,...

Ford will mass produce self-driving cars by 2021

Ford’s says it will start shipping fully autonomous vehicles in high volumes by 2021. The cars will come without a steering wheel or gas and brake...

7-Eleven just delivered coffee and sandwich via drones

Convenience retail company 7-Eleven have completed a fully-autonomous drone delivery to a customer's residence. The company says this is the first time in history, a U.S. customer has...

BMW teaming up with Intel, Mobileye; says self-driving cars will reach production by 2021

BMW Group, Intel and Mobileye are joining forces to bring self-driving vehicles into production by 2021. The companies have agreed to a set of milestones...

Boeing opens laboratory to work on clusters of autonomous vehicles working together

Boeing has opened a 8,100-square-foot Collaborative Autonomous Systems Laboratory, that the company says will be used for the development, maturation and validation of autonomous and multi-vehicle...

Insitu gets task order to provide unmanned aircraft system services to Coast Guard

Insitu will provide unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) services via ScanEagle aboard one Coast Guard National Security Cutter (NSC) with three, one-year options following a...

Remote controlled ship in commercial use by the end of the decade, says Rolls...

It is happening. Oskar Levander, vice president of Innovation – Marine, with Rolls Royce says, "We will see a remote controlled ship in commercial use...

Federal Aviation Authority finalizes rules for commercial drone operations

The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has finalized the first set of operational rules for routine commercial use of drones. The new rule, which takes effect in late August,...

Commercial drone company Kespry raises $16 million

Menlo Park, California-based Kespry, a company that designs automated drone systems for commercial use, has closed a $16 million Series B equity financing round. The funding...

A 3D-printed autonomous car with cognitive computing capabilities is now operational…

Arizona-based automaker Local Motors, a vehicle technology integrator and creator of 3D-printed cars, has introduced the first self-driving vehicle that comes with the cognitive computing capabilities...

Gamma 2 Robotics launches autonomous security robots

Gamma 2 Robotics, a Lakewood CO.-based company that makes autonomous security robots, have launched Ramsee, a security patrol robot. Ramsee patrols autonomously without supervision, and provides real-time...

Bosch autonomous parking technology will let drivers park car via smartphones

Bosch is launching an autonomous parking technology, Home zone park assist, expected to make its North American market debut by 2019. With Home zone park assist, drivers can...

NuTonomy Completes $16M Series A Funding

Planning to launch commercial taxi service in 2018 with autonomous vehicles.

Baidu Forms Autonomous Vehicle Team In Valley

Chinese search giant Baidu has formed a self-driving car team in Silicon Valley, says the company. The team will focus on research, development and...

TomTom, VW Working On Maps For Self-Driving Cars

TomTom and Volkswagen Group Research are joining forces for the development of Highly Automated Driving (HAD) systems. The two companies will be collaborating on a concept based...