New Wheels: Lyft unveils new self-driving car and purchases Blue Vision Lab (AR startup) for $72 million.
Or Uber, if you’re in South Africa. The ride-hailing company will soon offer emergency response services. (Bloomberg
How three self-driving godfathers joined together to create Aurora Innovation, an AV start-up that moves slowly and speaks quietly. (Washington Post
Apple files patent for caravan features which would share electricity between electric AVs while driving. (9to5Mac
Why IKEA has their eyes on the automotive industry. (Forbes
Company is no-longer promoting “full self-driving” features to avoid confusion. (The Verge
Apple was involved in a crash last week while in manual mode. The link is what the actual DMV report looks like - in case you’re curious.
New Kid on the Block:
division is granted testing license in California. (Ridecell