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California’s new car emission standards defy the White House

The Trump administration may be rethinking car efficiency regulations, but that isn't stopping California from putting its foot down. The state's Air Resources Board has finalized car emissions standards for 2022-2025 that the White House still wants…

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Alphabet’s new VP will grapple with self-driving car regulation

For Alphabet's Waymo, technology might not be the biggest challenge to putting self-driving cars on the road — it's making sure there's a regulatory framework that allows those cars on the road. Appropriately, Waymo has hired a new vice president f…

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Lyft will settle California drivers’ lawsuit for $27 million

It's final: Lyft will have to pay $27 million to settle a proposed class action lawsuit filed by drivers in California. The ride-sharing company originally agreed to pay $12.5 million, but US District Judge Vince Chhabria felt that it was too small a…

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California plans to allow human-less self-driving car tests

The Departmen of Motor Vehicles in California will make it easier for automakers and tech titans to test their autonomous cars in the state. While it's currently the go-to place for companies looking to trial their new self-driving technologies, it a…

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Burger-flipping robot has its first day on the job in California

The next time you place an order at a fast food joint, you could see a robot behind the counter. Flippy is an AI-driven kitchen assistant that can flip burgers and place them on buns, and it debuted today at a CaliBurger restaurant in Pasadena, Calif…

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