• Waymo finally let a reporter ride in a fully driverless car

    10 days ago - By Ars Technica

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    It's been almost two years since Waymo first announced that it was testing fully autonomous vehicles on public roads. Not long afterwards, the company said it planned to offer a fully driverless service to the public by the end of 2018.
    The rollout has been a lot slower than expected. Over the course of 2018, most of Waymo's cars continued to have drivers behind the wheel. When Waymo launched its commercial service in December 2018, every car had a driver behind the wheel .
    But now Waymo seems to be cautiously moving forward with...
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