Uber has made rapid progress in its quest to provide autonomous cars as part of its service, replacing over a million drivers with computers. Although there has been no news on the progress since reports on the company testing cars in Pittsburgh earlier this year, it seems the company has been quietly developing the technology… Read More

Ford is enhancing its autonomous vehicle development by investing in or collaborating with four startups, doubling its Silicon Valley Team and more than doubling its Palo Alto campus. This is in line with the American automaker’s intent to have a high-volume, fully autonomous Society of Automotive Engineers-rated (SAE)┬álevel 4-capable vehicle in commercial operation by 2021… Read More

In┬áthe advent of ride-hailing apps, now comes a homegrown web-based mobile-friendly ride-sharing service, Droupr, which you can use to share a ride to get to your destination. Similar to Grab’s GrabHitch service, Droupr drivers don’t make any profit, instead the service simply allows them to offset their costs by sharing a ride with others, and… Read More