(Nov 13): On Nov 7, Alphabet’s autonomous car subsidiary, Waymo, pulled the “safety driver” from its self-driving vans in Phoenix, Arizona. It was a key milestone for the car industry and the advent of connected, electric, autonomous cars. For now, there will still be an employee in the back who can push a button to pull over the car in an emergency. Driver less cars are no longer pie in the sky. They are here and on the road alongside cars with drivers.

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