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Business

Uber Weighs Options for Autonomous Vehicle Unit

Lack of attention and setbacks have derailed a promising start

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DiDi Partners with BYD on Ride-Share EVs

Purpose-built model to dominate DiDi's fleet
#BYD #asia

Business

Toyota Expands Woven Mobility Universe

$800 million VC arm will invest in “growth-stage” tech companies
#sustainability #asia #Toyota

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Toyota Taps Former CES Official as Tech Lobbyist

New K Street point person for autonomous vehicles and flying cars
#tech #people #Toyota

Car/Ride Sharing

Toyota Mobility JV Develops First Models

Adapted vans include reconfigurable workstation and anti-COVID package
#Toyota #tech #covid-19

Car/Ride Sharing

Ford, Bosch and Bedrock Collaborate on Automated Parking

Using self-driving technology for something people don’t really care for: Parking
#Daimler #MercedesBenz #Ford

Car/Ride Sharing

Will COVID Permanently Change How Americans Commute?

Stay-at-home workers aim to make the most of time saved from not commuting to their jobs
#tech #people #covid-19

Car/Ride Sharing

May Mobility Gets Back to Business

Robo-shuttle service to resume in Grand Rapids, Mich.
#covid-19

Business

Uber, Lyft Get Reprieve in California

Gig employment issue now will be decided in November election
#people #legal

Batteries

A Good Use for Autonomous Shuttles: Helping the Elderly

Navya pilot program transports seniors to medical appointments