autonomous cars

A group of M2 Bradley fighting vehicles move to secure an area during a Robotic Complex Breach Concept demonstration at Grafenwoehr Training Area, Germany, April 6, 2018. The Robotic Complex Breach Concept employes the use of Robotic and Autonomous Systems (RAS) for intelligence, suppression, obscuration, and reduction missions. (U.S. Army photo by Spc. Hubert D. Delany III / 22nd Mobile Public Affairs Detachment)

Army Research Lab’s new ‘autonomy stack’ speeds up self-driving tech development

The Army's autonomous vehicle program got a boost from a new tech stack and business process that allowed for greater collaboration.
The Obama administration wants to take driverless cars out of the test phase and introduce them into everyday life. (Steve Jurvetson/Flickr)

Obama administration devoting $4B to jump-start driverless cars

The Transportation Department announced an ambitious plan Thursday aimed at boosting the use of autonomous cars in America.