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Andrew J. Hawkins / The Verge:
Data from over 1.8M Uber drivers shows women earn $1.24/hour and $130/week less than men on average, in part because they drive slower and for fewer hours   —  Women drive slower than men, and for fewer hours  —  Men who drive for Uber earn roughly 7 percent more per hour than women …
Feb 7, 2018, 1:20 PMIn context
Andrew J. Hawkins / The Verge:
EHang releases footage of latest manned test flights in China of the 184, an autonomous, electric quadcopter taxi that can carry a single person up to 10 miles   —  But I'm still highly skeptical this can scale  —  Two years ago, Chinese drone maker Ehang came to CES in Las Vegas and promised …
Feb 5, 2018, 10:15 PMIn context
Andrew J. Hawkins / The Verge:
California DMV self-driving report: Waymo and GM lead with 63 disengagements over 352K+ miles and 105 disengagements over 131K+ miles, respectively   —  So how'd everyone do?  —  California's Department of Motor Vehicles released its annual autonomous vehicle disengagement report today.
Feb 2, 2018, 10:00 AMIn context
Andrew J. Hawkins / The Verge:
Waymo says it will buy “thousands” more Chrysler Pacifica self-driving minivans from Fiat Chrysler, with the first deliveries starting at the end of 2018   —  Google's self-driving unit deepens its partnership with one of Detroit's Big Three  —  Waymo, the self-driving unit …
Jan 30, 2018, 12:10 AMIn context
Andrew J. Hawkins / The Verge:
Self-driving car startup Voyage says it will launch a taxi fleet in Florida's The Villages, a 125K-person retirement community, after $20M Series A in 2017   —  Largest retirement community in the US gets robot taxis courtesy of startup Voyage  —  With 125,000 residents, over 54,000 homes …
Jan 10, 2018, 3:25 PMIn context
Andrew J. Hawkins / The Verge:
Ford teams up with Lyft, Domino's, Postmates to pilot autonomous vehicles and will work with Qualcomm on “Transportation Mobility Cloud” initiative   —  Auto giant is teaming up with Lyft, Domino's, and now Postmates, to deploy autonomous vehicles
Jan 9, 2018, 3:25 PMIn context
Andrew J. Hawkins / The Verge:
Lyft launches first self-driving car pilot in Boston; select riders will be paired with a nuTonomy autonomous car, human safety drivers will be behind the wheel   —  Robot taxis by NuTonomy  —  Lyft's first self-driving car pilot is officially underway.  The company is sending autonomous vehicles …
Dec 6, 2017, 8:25 PMIn context
Andrew J. Hawkins / The Verge:
GM launches Marketplace, an in-car shopping service for food, gas, hotels, and more via 4G-connected infotainment systems in 2017 and 2018 models   —  A solution in search of a problem  —  In an ongoing effort to redesign the driving experience to include more smartphone-style features …
Dec 5, 2017, 1:00 AMIn context
Andrew J. Hawkins / The Verge:
Uber partners with NASA for its Elevate flying car project, aims to launch aerial taxis in Los Angeles by 2020   —  Los Angeles will be the third test city, and NASA will provide logistical support  —  Uber's “flying car” project Elevate came whizzing back into view today with a number …
Nov 8, 2017, 6:50 AMIn context
Andrew J. Hawkins / The Verge:
French driverless vehicle company Navya extends autonomous shuttle tests in Las Vegas with free rides to the public over a half-mile loop in yearlong trial   —  Three stops on a 0.6-mile loop downtown  —  The city of Las Vegas is expanding its experiment with autonomous technology …
Nov 6, 2017, 10:30 PMIn context

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