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Ex-Google driverless car firm Waymo begins charging for self-driving car rides in Arizona

Ex-Google driverless car firm Waymo begins charging for self-driving car rides in ArizonaThe former Google driverless car company will begin charging pre-approved passengers in the Chandler, Arizona, area.



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Waymo Self-Driving Minivan Involved In Arizona Crash

Waymo Self-Driving Minivan Involved In Arizona CrashThe Waymo van wasn't at fault, according to police.



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Uber should have given court an ex-employee's letter about 'fraud and theft' in Waymo case

Uber should have given court an ex-employee's letter about 'fraud and theft' in Waymo caseRide hailing company Uber was obligated to turn over to a U.S. federal judge a letter from a former employee that told of the company’s “fraud and theft” and mentioned evidence of stolen trade secrets nailed “like a scalp” to the wall, a court official said Friday. Special master, John Cooper, assigned to a lawsuit against Uber Technologies Inc by Alphabet Inc’s self-driving car unit, Waymo, released a report on Friday stating the company should have produced the letter and was wrong in keeping it from the court. The letter, from former Uber security analyst Richard Jacobs alleging Uber engaged in illegal and unethical competitive tactics and had stolen trade secrets, is at the heart of Waymo’s lawsuit against Uber.



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GM Backing Bills That Could Block Uber, Waymo from Testing Self-Driving Cars

GM Backing Bills That Could Block Uber, Waymo from Testing Self-Driving CarsGeneral Motors says the bills protect public safety by restricting self-driving car testing to automotive manufacturers. Competitors disagree.



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