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Self-Driving Car Disengagement Reports Show Technology is Not Road Ready

California Department of Motor Vehicles today released Disengagement Reports from Companies testing self driving cars on California’s public roads. These Reports indicate the self-driving technology is not ready to be deployed without human drivers behind a steering wheel who can take control when the self-driving technology fails, Consumer Watchdog said. “Despite the self-serving hype of the manufacturers, robot technology simply isn’t

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Uber Refusing to Get Robot Car Permits to Keep Test Data Secret, Consumer Watchdog Says

SANTA MONICA, Calif., Dec. 21, 2016 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — Uber is refusing to obtain required permits to test robot cars on San Francisco streets in order to keep test information secret and avoid public scrutiny, Consumer Watchdog said today. The Department of Motor Vehicles and the Attorney General have told Uber that the company must get permits or face legal action. A meeting

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