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What happens in Las Vegas will likely include autonomous ride hailing

Uber would be smart to launch a driverless research facility in Las Vegas, says Tom Skancke, a transportation consultant. | Photo courtesy of Flickr Commons

January 27, 2017 - 4:11pm

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Colorado paves the way for autonomous cars

The Colorado Department of Transportation’s RoadX program was launched to develop driverless vehicles and other transportation technologies in the state. | Photo by Jason Vaz for Crain's Denver

January 26, 2017 - 3:34pm

San Diego is on the map for testing autonomous vehicles

A Google self-driving car drives next to a commuter bus at Google's headquarters in Mountain View, Calif. | Photo by Michael Shick via Wikimedia Commons

January 25, 2017 - 6:34pm

Self-driving cars could spell revolution for Houston--or not

Houston’s Downtown Management District is starting a 10-month planning process that will in part address the impact autonomous vehicles will have. | Photo courtesy of Pixabay.

January 25, 2017 - 12:21pm

Plan for autonomous cars on Cascadia Corridor stresses foresight

The ultimate goal would be banning human drivers altogether from the 150-mile stretch of Interstate 5 during peak travel times. | Photo courtesy of Steve Jurvetson via Flickr. 

January 24, 2017 - 6:55pm

Transportation changes, ‘smart cities’ on the horizon in the Triangle

A car drives under gantries on the Triangle Expressway in Wake County. The Triangle is looking for ways to adopt similar smart technology throughout the area. | Photo courtesy of the N.C. Department of Transportation 

January 24, 2017 - 5:56pm

Prove it: US DOT pushes NC into the driverless technology lane

An exit on the Triangle Expressway. Photo courtesy of N.C. Department of Transportation Communications.

January 24, 2017 - 5:51pm

Children’s book may push autonomous cars from fiction to fact for multiple generations

Where Do Cars Go at Night is a book written by the Moovel Group to help educate people on self-driving cars. | Photo courtesy of Moovel Group

January 24, 2017 - 5:29pm