driverless cars

  • UK To Put Driverless Cars On Public Roads By January

    UK To Put Driverless Cars On Public Roads By January

    The UK is planning to allow driverless cars to use public roads by next year. At the moment, autonomous vehicles are only allowed on private roads. It’s expected that the first vehicles will be seen on some British streets by January next year. Previously, the Department for Transport had said it would allow self-driving cars to be trialled on public roads by the end of 2013. Last… Read More

  • U.K. Government Jumps On The Autonomous Robot Bandwagon, Sort Of

    U.K. Government Jumps On The Autonomous Robot Bandwagon, Sort Of

    The U.K. government appears to be taking a leaf out of Jeff Bezos’ Massive Book Of Marketing Genius — by spicing up the dry digital tome that is its 2013 National Infrastructure Plan, which sets out infrastructure investment priorities for the next decade or so — by inserting a paragraph committing to encouraging the development of a robot-powered driverless future. Read More