• Uber still infringing some Waymo intellectual property, expert finds

    10 days ago - By Ars Technica

    Enlarge / Uber self-driving test vehicles.
    In a Tuesday filing with the Security and Exchange Commission, Uber admitted that an independent expert had determined that Uber's self-driving technology was still infringing Waymo's intellectual property. The revelation comes more than 18 months after Uber settled a high-profile legal battle with Waymo over alleged theft of Waymo secrets by Uber.
    As a result, Uber says, it will be forced to either license the relevant technology from Waymo-which could be expensive-or overhaul the affected systems. The filing didn't specify which parts of Uber's...
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  • Waymo self-driving tech used by Uber might result in licensing deal

    Waymo self-driving tech used by Uber might result in licensing deal

    10 days ago - By 9to5Google

    Last year, the legal saga between Waymo and Uber came to a close following a $250 million settlement. An “independent software expert” was installed to ensure that the ride-hailing company does not leverage any Alphabet tech for its self-driving cars. Uber may now have to license from Waymo or redesign its vehicles to avoid any further trouble.
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  • Uber may have to pay Waymo over autonomous driving tech

    Uber may have to pay Waymo over autonomous driving tech

    10 days ago - By VentureBeat

    Uber said it “will likely” have to strike a licensing deal with Waymo or opt for costly changes to its autonomous driving software.
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