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Softbank Invests Nearly $1 Billion in Driverless Tech
February 12, 2019
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Tim Higgins, Tech and Auto Report for The Wall Street Journal, joined Cheddar to discuss Softbank investing almost $1 billion into robotic delivery vehicle startup Nuro.
IBM's Blockchain is Live and Bank-Issued Stablecoins Are On Their Way
Mar 18, 2019
Nearly Three in Four Americans Are Scared to Ride in Self-Driving Cars, AAA Study Finds
After decades of hype around self-driving cars, technological advancements are close to making the era of autonomous vehicles a reality. However, a recent survey conducted by the insurance and auto services company AAA found that nearly three in four Americans are afraid of using the self-driving technology.
Mar 14, 2019
Uber Reportedly Eyeing April IPO, $1 Billion Investment
Uber is reportedly set to kick off its much-anticipated IPO in April. The news broke amid reports of a possible $1 billion investment in its self-driving unit from SoftBank, among others. Shannon Bond, San Francisco correspondent for Financial Times, weighs in on the reports and what they mean for the company.
Mar 18, 2019
Americans Are Largely Still Afraid of Driving in Fully Autonomous Vehicles: Survey
Americans still feel uncomfortable at the thought of riding in a fully self-driving vehicle a year after a number of high profile crashes. AAA's annual automated vehicle survey found 71% of people are afraid of these high-tech cars. Greg Brannon, AAA's Director of Automotive Engineering and Industry Relations, explains what these findings mean for the auto industry at large.