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U.S. regulators want public"s view on cars with no steering wheel, brakes

U.S. regulators will ask the public if robotic cars should be allowed on streets without steering wheels or brake pedals as they try to set the first legal boundaries for their design in the world's second vehicle largest market......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMar 15th, 2019

U.S. seeks input on GM petition to deploy cars without steering wheels

The U.S. National Highway Traffic Safety Administration said Friday it was seeking public comment on General Motors' 15-month-old petition seeking approval to deploy a limited number vehicles on U.S. roads without steering wheels or other human controls......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMar 15th, 2019

Subaru Shuts Factories Over a Steering Part Defect

Separately, Volvo recalls 200,000 cars. A single power-steering part has put the brakes on Subaru’.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneJan 23rd, 2019

Judge hits brakes on for-hire-car surcharge in Manhattan

A state Supreme Court judge hearing a lawsuit brought by a group of taxi owners and drivers has delayed the implementation of a surcharge on for-hire cars traveling in much of Manhattan that was... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkDec 20th, 2018

Alphabet"s Waymo first to test driverless cars in California without human drivers

Alphabet Inc.'s driverless-car unit Waymo has been granted the first permit to test autonomous cars on California public roads without drivers behind the wheel, the state's D.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 30th, 2018

Driverless Cars

The steering wheel may be about to come out of the car. When it does, will passengers get in? Autonomous cars are no longer a technological fantasy. The first robo-taxis with no human minder are scheduled to start rolling through Phoenix befor.....»»

Category: topSource: washpostOct 26th, 2018

Quarterly reports here for at least the near term: SEC chairman

It’s unlikely that regulators will let public companies switch to six- from three-month reporting periods, Securities and Exchange Commission Chairman Jay Clayton said, despite President Donald... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkOct 12th, 2018

Volvo Extends CEO"s Contract as It Hits Brakes on IPO

Volvo Cars has extended the contract of its chief executive for two years amid growing uncertainties over plans by the company’s Chinese owner to take the Swedish premium car brand public......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjSep 10th, 2018

Self-Driving Cars and Humans Are On a Collision Course | Opinion

For human drivers, vision is king. But what drivers see depends on how they move the car: Braking, accelerating and steering change the car’s position and thereby the driver’s view......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekApr 28th, 2018

Blackstone"s Alight postpones this week"s $800 million IPO

Alight Inc., the benefits administrator business bought by Blackstone Group LP two years ago, has postponed its plans for an initial public offering. The company was aiming to raise as much as $800... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkMar 24th, 2019

3 Top Driverless Car Stocks to Watch in March

NXP, Aptiv PLC, and Alphabet could all profit as driverless cars hit public roads......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsMar 22nd, 2019

Image sharing website Pinterest files for IPO

Pinterest Inc, the owner of the image search website known for the food and fashion photos that its users post, filed for an initial public offering with U.S. regulators on Friday, looking to tap into a red-hot market for new stock offerings......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMar 22nd, 2019

Pinterest files for IPO

Pinterest Inc, the owner of the image search website known for the food and fashion photos that its users post, filed for an initial public offering with U.S. regulators on Friday, looking to tap into a red-hot market for new issues......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMar 22nd, 2019

Hawaii regulators OK lower rates for charging electric buses

The Hawaiian Electric Cos. has received approval from the Hawaii Public Utilities Commission for a pilot program that will offer special time-of-use rates for charging electric buses on Oahu, Maui and the Big Island. The lower rates that encourage.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 21st, 2019

AOC Constituents Have Unfavorable View of Her

FLASH: The public’s view of Ms. Ocasio-Cortez continues to grow more negative by the day Despite the perceived rising stock of freshman Representative Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, 2.....»»

Category: topSource: livetradingnewsMar 21st, 2019

City hampers Cuomo"s vision for hemp

Nascent industries face a host of challenges, especially when government agencies send conflicting messages to the public on safety. Recently the city's Department of Health and Mental Hygiene... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkMar 21st, 2019

Sackler family accused in new claim of causing opioid crisis

The billionaire family that owns opioid-maker Purdue Pharma LP has been accused in a new lawsuit of causing the nationwide public-health crisis involving pain-killing medicines that has left... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkMar 21st, 2019

Self-driving fleet coming to Brooklyn Navy Yard

The Brooklyn Navy Yard will soon have self-driving cars roaming its grounds. The 300-acre industrial campus will open its doors to Optimus Ride, a Boston-based self-driving vehicle technology... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkMar 21st, 2019

Grandma doesn"t have to get behind the wheel anymore: Self-driving cars will take the road at this Bay Area retirement community

Three vehicles will begin giving tours to prospective residents as well as driving seniors to friends’ homes and various community spaces throughout the 80-acre North Bay property......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 20th, 2019

3 Reasons to Avoid the Lyft IPO

Here's why investors may want to hit the brakes ahead of the ride-sharing juggernaut's public-market debut......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsMar 19th, 2019

Trump appointee completes month of public-housing stays

Since she took over as President Donald Trump's top housing official in the New York City area, Lynne Patton has been criticized for bringing a reality TV approach to what's traditionally been a... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkMar 16th, 2019