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Johana Bhuiyan / Re/code:
Inside the debate over whether incrementally releasing semi-autonomous driving features is safer than waiting for full automation   —  People Will Still Have to Learn How to Drive Self-Driving Cars  —  In a matter of days after Tesla first introduced Model S owners to a lane assistance …
Mar 28, 2016, 12:10 AMIn context
Johana Bhuiyan / Re/code:
Ford is spinning out mobility programs into separate subsidiary, Ford Smart Mobility LLC, and is looking for a CEO to run it   —  Ford Is Looking for a Tech Executive to Be the CEO of Its New Mobility Company  —  As the auto and tech industries barrel toward a mobility-focused future …
Mar 11, 2016, 2:20 PMIn context
Johana Bhuiyan / BuzzFeed:
Inside the “anti-Uber alliance” and how Grab (formerly GrabTaxi) is fighting for dominance in Southeast Asia's ride-hailing market   —  Grab, Uber, And The Battle For Southeast Asia  —  Grab (formerly GrabTaxi) is battling Uber in a little-talked-about but densely populated market and winning — for the moment, anyway.
Feb 7, 2016, 6:45 PMIn context
Johana Bhuiyan / BuzzFeed:
Lyft Co-Founder John Zimmer says it will offer autonomous rides within the next 10 years with GM's help; rides could be themed “experience pods”   —  Here's What Lyft's Driverless Future Might Look Like  —  It's the year 2030.  You step outside your home onto a street unmarked …
Jan 26, 2016, 11:20 PMIn context
Johana Bhuiyan / BuzzFeed:
Uber agrees to overhaul privacy and security practices and pay a $20K fine in settlement over “God View” with New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman   —  Uber Settles With New York Attorney General Over “God View” Tracking Program  —  The ride-hailing company agrees to overhaul …
Jan 6, 2016, 5:50 PMIn context
Johana Bhuiyan / BuzzFeed:
GM invests $500M in Lyft as part of a $1B round at a $5.5B valuation, will work with Lyft on a fleet of on-demand autonomous vehicles within next 10 years   —  Lyft Will Have Driverless Cars On Its Platform Within 10 Years  —  Silicon Valley companies have given the auto industry around …
Jan 4, 2016, 8:35 AMIn context
Johana Bhuiyan / BuzzFeed:
Lyft updates app with cleaner, less pink design, and now lets international travelers from 14 countries use service in US   —  With Redesigned App, Lyft Grows Up  —  At first blush, it seems silly to view the redesign of an app as a sign that a company is maturing.
Dec 17, 2015, 12:50 PMIn context
Johana Bhuiyan / BuzzFeed:
Attorney in Uber class action case files motion to block Uber from enforcing new driver agreement, alleging it aims to bypass recent arbitration ruling   —  Uber Class-Action Attorney Wants To Stop Uber From Enforcing New Driver Agreement  —  Early Friday morning, just two days …
Dec 11, 2015, 3:30 PMIn context
Johana Bhuiyan / BuzzFeed:
Flywheel announces TaxiOS, a driver-facing smartphone app that replaces taxi fare meters, payment, navigation, and dispatch systems, now in pilot program   —  Flywheel Isn't Just Competing With Uber Anymore  —  Flywheel wants to be known as the “non a-hole alternative” to Uber …
Oct 29, 2015, 2:50 PMIn context
Johana Bhuiyan / BuzzFeed:
Uber-branded cars collecting 3D images of streets to improve routing technology in driver app and provide more accurate ETAs, says spokesperson   —  Uber Is Taking Pictures Of Your Streets Now, Too  —  Don't be surprised if you see an Uber-branded car outfitted with a human-size 3D camera driving around your neighborhood.
Oct 19, 2015, 6:35 PMIn context

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