The ride-sharing firm Uber will, for the first time, allow users to hail self-driving cars within a fortnight, the company has confirmed.
UBER the international ride-sharing system have decided to roll out self-driving cars in the city of Pittsburgh Pennsylvania. According to BBC correspondent;
Starting later this month, Uber will allow customers in downtown Pittsburgh to summon self-driving cars from their phones, crossing an important milestone that no automotive or technology company has yet achieved. She added that Volvo had already sent a small number of sensor-equipped XC90 sports utility vehicles (SUVs) to Uber, which would be used in the initial trials. The carmaker intends to have delivered 100 such cars to its partner by the end of the year. She also added ; already sent a small number of sensor-equipped XC90 sports utility vehicles (SUVs) to Uber, which would be used in the initial trials
Volvo has also confirmed that they are in a "joint project" with Uber. Looking forward to their launch of brand new self-driving cars in Nigeria. What could possibly go wrong?!
Source -- BBC