In the race to the self-driving future, Lyft has agreed to work with Waymo, the self-driving car company owned by Google’s parent company, to bring autonomous vehicles to the masses, both companies told NBC News on Sunday night.
The announcement comes as Waymo has accused Lyft’s biggest competitor, Uber, of stealing trade secrets from the company to advance its own self-driving operation.
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(Published Sunday, May 14, 2017)
In a statement to NBC News, a Lyft representative said the plan is to partner with Waymo to “safely and responsibly launch self-driving vehicle pilots.”
“Waymo holds today’s best self-driving technology, and collaborating with them will accelerate our shared vision of improving lives with the world’s best transportation,” the company said.
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