• Arizona lifts ban on driverless vehicles


    Uber are to resume testing their self-driving cars in Arizona after seeking permission from authorities to restart the program.

  • Microsoft co-founder invests $80m in development of ‘smart city’ utopia in US state

    Microsoft co-founder and one of the world's richest men Bill Gates has entered the smart city space by announcing his role in the development of a sustainable, technologically advanced community in the Arizona desert.

  • Uber resume self-driving program just three days after crash forced suspension

    US-based global ride-sharing platform Uber Technologies Inc. has resumed its self-driving programs following the suspension of the pilot program due to a crash in Arizona. The Uber car involved in the accident was in self-driving mode when the collision occurred. However, it has been established that it was human-driven vehicle that failed to yield that was the cause of the car accident.

  • Uber suspend self-driving pilot program following car accident in US

    US-based global ride-sharing colossus Uber Technologies Inc. has suffered yet another setback following their decision to suspend its pilot program for driverless vehicles. Management at Uber decided to ground the innovative self-driving program following a car crash in Arizona - the vehicle involved in the collision was equipped with nascent technology and belonged to Uber police in the US have confirmed.