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Uber stripped of license to operate in London
Costas Pitas |

Unions, lawmakers and cab drivers have blasted Uber over working conditions and Transport of London said the Silicon Valley technology giant was not fit and proper to hold a private vehicle license.

How EVs could create the biggest disruption since the iPhone
Jess Shankleman Hayley Warren |

With a little help from ride-hailing and self-driving technology, electric cars could be poised to shake up the auto industry as dramatically as Apple's iPhone did to the mobile phone world 10 years ago.

Best self-driving tech going nowhere as rules stall under Trump
Keith Naughton, Ryan Beene and David Welch |

The technology that gives cars superpowers to see around corners and through walls won't be on the first self-driving rides hitting the road in the next few years.

Self-driving startup Quanergy explores IPO, report says
Alex Barinka and Alex Webb |

Quanergy Systems could be the first initial public offering to emerge from a fleet of autonomous driving technology companies, Bloomberg reported, citing people familiar with the matter.

Tesla, AMD partner to develop chip for autonomous cars
Munsif Vengattil |

Tesla is working with Advanced Micro Devices to develop its own artificial intelligence chip for self-driving cars, CNBC reported, citing a source familiar with the matter.

Delphi, BlackBerry form partnership on turnkey self-driving software system
Katie Burke | @KatieGBurke |

Delphi Automotive has entered into a commercial partnership with BlackBerry for the development of its turnkey automated driving platform.

A con artist on your store's staff? It happens
Arlena Sawyers |

Unsavory practices in dealership F&I departments still happen. But training, check-and-balance systems, better pay plans and just being more vigilant can discourage rogue behavior, industry insiders say.

Ford patents retractable table for autonomous cars
Michael Martinez | @MikeMartinez_AN |

Ford thinks the interior of autonomous vehicles could resemble a kitchen or office conference room.

Intel collaborates with Waymo on self-driving compute design
Alexandria Sage |

Intel said it will collaborate with Google affiliate Waymo, saying it worked with the company during the design of its compute platform to allow autonomous cars to process information in real time.

Seat man undercover for Ford
Michael Martinez | @MikeMartinez_AN |

Ford reveals that it was behind a seemingly driverless Transit Connect spotted last month on the streets of Virginia.

Bentley takes the leap to Level 3
Nick Gibbs |

Bentley will roll out Level 3 autonomous driving capability across its range starting two years from now, CEO Wolfgang Duerheimer said.

BMW: Join autonomous group now
Christiaan Hetzner | |

BMW has imposed a year-end deadline for industry partners to join its autonomous vehicle alliance. It believes more carmakers will follow FCA in joining.


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