May 06 2018
A self-driving van operated by Waymo - a cousin company to Google under the corporate umbrella of Alphabet - was involved in a crash on Friday in Chandler, Arizona.
In February, Uber settled a lawsuit with Alphabet, the parent company of Waymo (and Google) over the alleged theft of self-driving vehicle intellectual property.
A Honda sedan driving eastbound on Chandler Boulevard near Chandler Fashion Center swerved to avoid another vehicle and struck a Waymo autonomous vehicle traveling in the opposite direction, according to police. The Honda went into opposing traffic lanes and hit the Waymo vehicle. Both the Waymo vehicle & the Honda were towed from the scene.
Chandler police said the Waymo van was in autonomous mode with an occupant behind the wheel at the time of the crash. However, the information on what actions the Waymo minivan took after the sedan chose to swerved for avoiding another collision. The clip shows a Honda sedan swerving across a median strip into the Waymo vehicle right before the collision.
The crash between the Waymo self-driving auto and the Honda sedan again proves that the technology is still in its early phase. & struck the Waymo vehicle, which was traveling at a slow speed and in autonomous mode. The operator sustained minor injuries in the collision. "This incident is still under investigation", the statement was given by the local police to the Techcrunch.
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"The Waymo vehicle was in the wrong place at the wrong time", Tyler told Newsweek.
According to Tyler, the Honda swerved to get away from a third vehicle that appeared, causing the collision.
Waymo did not immediately respond to Newsweek's request for comment.
Less than two months ago, an Uber self-driving vehicle hit and killed a pedestrian as she crossed the street.
May 06 2018
NEET 2018: Over 13 lakh students to appear at 2255 examination centres
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May 05 2018
Macron warned trump's withdrawal from the nuclear deal with Iran
In spite of everything, alleged dishonest and delay ways by Iran had been a serious concern previous to the 2015 deal. How would the world even know? However, scrapping the deal would surely exacerbate an already inflammatory situation.
May 05 2018
Alexei Navalny arrested as thousands in Russian Federation demonstrate against Vladimir Putin inauguration
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May 04 2018
Former VW boss Martin Winterkorn 'charged' in U.S. over dieselgate
Winterkorn resigned soon after the scandal over polluting vehicles in the United States became public in September 2015 . Sessions added the government will "prosecute this case to the fullest extent of the law".
May 02 2018
'Amazon Effect' Could Increase Housing Prices In Boston
The online retail giant announced Tuesday that it will take over an office space in Seaport Square . Now Amazon.com Inc. may give Canada's costliest market another boost.
May 02 2018
Fitbit and Google Team Up to Link User Data With Medical Records
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May 02 2018
Trump Reaffirms Coercive Strategy for World Cup 2026
The host of the 2026 World Cup will be named June 13, a day before the opening match of the 2018 World Cup in Russian Federation . The North American bid has the support of 16 voting nations in South and Central America, as well as Saudi Arabia.
May 01 2018
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May 01 2018
Kim Kardashian Unfollows Tristan Thompson On Instagram
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Apr 30 2018
Trump slams DOJ, Comey, Democrats, media in morning marathon
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