Waymo’s autonomous vehicles are driving 25,000 miles every day

#Waymo, the former Google self-driving project that spun out to become a business under #Alphabet, has driven 8 million miles on public roads using its autonomous vehicles. #Waymo CEO John Krafcik shared the company’s milestone Friday while onstage with Nevada Governor Brian Sandoval at the Nati… [Read More]

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#Waymo, the former Google self-driving project that spun out to become a business under #Alphabet, has driven 8 million miles on public roads using its autonomous vehicles.
In November, the company announced it had reached 4 million miles, meaning the company has been able to double the number of autonomous miles driven on public roads in just eight months.
#Waymo’s fleet of self-driving vehicles are now logging 25,000 miles every day on public roads, Krafcik said.
#Waymo has self-driven 8 million miles on public roads, now at a rate of 25K miles per day.
#Waymo, and more specifically Krafcik, has never provided much detail about how its self-driving system would make public transportation more accessible.

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#Waymo has self-driven 8 million miles on public roads, now at a rate of 25K miles per day. This real-world experience, plus over 5 billion miles in simulation, is how #Alphabet is building the world’s most experienced driver. #AutonomousVehicles #Trend

Source: Techcrunch