Uber’s 1M driver chumps to be displaced with first self-driving cars starting this month

Jon Russell posted: "It’s been a while since news broke in early 2015 that Uber was working on self-driving cars. Earlier this year, the company openly admitted it was testing cars in Pittsburgh, but we haven’t heard much more over the last 18 months.

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Uber’s first self-driving cars will start picking up passengers this month

by Jon Russell

In an interview with Bloomberg, CEO Travis Kalanick revealed that the company is preparing to introduce self-driving cars to its fleet of drivers in Pittsburgh this month. The company will deploy around 100 modified Volvo XC90s outfitted with self-driving equipment.

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Jon Russell | August 18, 2016 at 4:53 am | Tags: Uber, self-driving, Google, otto, autonomous vehicles | Categories: TC | URL: http://wp.me/p1FaB8-5KIJ

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