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US Declares Google’s Autonomous Cars ‘Legal Drivers’

Google’s execs must be feeling rather smug right now. The company’s been told by the US National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) that its autonomous cars are roadworthy, despite their lack of traditional controls, like pedals and steering wheels. Since the NHTSA is responsible for laying down the law on America's roads, this represents a huge step for Google’s self-driving koala-bots. Read More >>

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Six Simple Things Google’s Self-Driving Car Still Can’t Handle

Self-driving cars are most definitely the future. For Google, that future isn't quite as close as you might think: as of right now, its autonomous vehicle would fail a driving test before it ever got out of the car park. Read More >>