After Failing to Secure Permit, Self-Driving Uber Runs Red Light, Ending Service Within 24 Hours of Launch

Truth is stranger than fiction, folks. Within 24 hours of Uber launching a self-driving fleet in San Francisco—and boldly bragging that it did so without a permit—the state of California has ordered the company to end its autonomous initiative after one of Uber’s tricked-out Volvos ran a red light. According to Uber, the vehicle was … Continue reading After Failing to Secure Permit, Self-Driving Uber Runs Red Light, Ending Service Within 24 Hours of Launch