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Toyota to launch 'talking' vehicles in U.S. in 2021

/ Apr 17, 2018

Toyota to launch 'talking' vehicles in U.S. in 2021

Toyota Motor Corp. plans to start selling vehicles in the U.S. in 2021 that can talk to each other using short-range wireless technology, the automaker said Monday, potentially preventing thousands of accidents annually. The U.S. Transportation Department must decide whether to adopt a pending proposal ...

New self-driving Google cars plying Silicon Valley roads

/ Jun 26, 2015

New self-driving Google cars plying Silicon Valley roads

The latest models of Google's self-driving cars are now cruising the streets near the Internet company's Silicon Valley headquarters in a test of how they work around other vehicles driven by people. It's the first time that the pod-like, two-seat vehicles have been allowed on ...

Obama's immigration tweaks leave tech industry wanting more

Nov 21, 2014

Obama's immigration tweaks leave tech industry wanting more

by Noel Randewich

President Barack Obama plans to make life a little easier for some foreign tech workers, but Silicon Valley representatives are disappointed that his immigration rule changes will not satisfy long-standing demands for more visas and faster green cards. In a speech Thursday, Obama outlined plans ...