Rebuking Uber Lawyers, Judge Delays Trade Secrets Trial by CADE METZ


By CADE METZ

A letter from a former Uber employee detailed secretive efforts inside the company to monitor competitors and hide information.

Published: November 27, 2017 at 02:00PM

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Waymo Seeks Delay in Court Fight With Uber Over Trade Secrets by MIKE ISAAC


By MIKE ISAAC

Jury selection was expected to begin on Wednesday, but Waymo has asked for a delay after a letter from a former Uber employee surfaced.

Published: November 26, 2017 at 02:00PM

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Uber Strikes Deal With Volvo to Bring Self-Driving Cars to Its Network by MIKE ISAAC


By MIKE ISAAC

Uber has agreed to buy tens of thousands of self-driving Volvos for its ride-hailing network once the technology is production-ready.

Published: November 19, 2017 at 02:00PM

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Farhad and Mike’s Week in Tech: Get Ready for Robot Cars by FARHAD MANJOO and MIKE ISAAC


By FARHAD MANJOO and MIKE ISAAC

In this week’s tech newsletter, Farhad Manjoo and Mike Isaac delve into how driverless cars are getting more driverless and the complexities of AT&T’s deal for Time Warner.

Published: November 9, 2017 at 02:00PM

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Lyft Raises $1 Billion From CapitalG, Finding an Ally in Alphabet by MIKE ISAAC and KATIE BENNER


By MIKE ISAAC and KATIE BENNER

The ride-hailing company added fresh capital to its coffers from the venture arm that was spun out of Google, as the battle to conquer transportation continues.

Published: October 18, 2017 at 02:00PM

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Microsoft Teaches Autonomous Gliders to Make Decisions on the Fly by CADE METZ


By CADE METZ

Microsoft is building gliders that adapt to surprises. The goal is to teach autonomous vehicles of all sorts to deal with uncertainty the way humans do.

Published: August 15, 2017 at 02:00PM

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Waymo Scales Back Claims Against Uber in Driverless Car Dispute by DAISUKE WAKABAYASHI


By DAISUKE WAKABAYASHI

Each side claims victory as Waymo drops three claims that Uber violated its patents related to light detection and ranging sensor technology.

Published: July 6, 2017 at 02:00PM

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