Customers in three U.S. cities will soon be able to order items online at Walmart and have them delivered to their door by a self-driving vehicle.
Walmart invests in Cruise, says driverless deliveries are coming
A new round of funding has seen Cruise's valuation climb to $30 billion.Viknesh Vijayenthiran
Cruise teams up with Walmart to trial automated delivery service
Going to the grocery store might become a thing of the past if automated delivery catches on.Viknesh Vijayenthiran
Ford partners with Walmart for new self-driving delivery pilot
Ford has begun various trial delivery services with its self-driving car prototypes across the United States, but now it has announced its most ambitious program yet. The automaker said on Wednesday it has partnered with Walmart and Postmates for a self-driving delivery service. The program will...Sean Szymkowski
Walmart plans to purchase 30 more Tesla Semis
After placing an order for 15 Tesla Semis, Walmart is keen to buy even more. The discount retailer plans to purchase 30 additional electric semi-trucks from the Silicon Valley automaker. Reuters reported Thursday that the 30 additional Tesla Semi trucks would operate in Canada and join 10 trucks...Sean Szymkowski
Waymo's latest trial shows how companies can use self-driving cars to improve services
Self-driving cars are most commonly linked with the taxi industry but this is just one area where they could potentially operate. Waymo is now expanding its trial of self-driving cars that's underway in Phoenix, Arizona to show how other companies can benefit from using self-driving cars. Waymo...Viknesh Vijayenthiran
Whoever allowed the tractor in this next video to run amok in a Walmart parking lot in Richmond Hill, Ontario remains unknown but the carnage caused by his or her vehicle was captured live thanks to several onlookers. Also see: So Is Chrysler's Invisible Ad Monkey Flipping Off PETA? and Mercedes-Benz: US Gas is Too Dirty For Our Engines The all-wheel drive John Deere, fitted with massive snowplows, circles aimlessly in the parking lot before its trajectory crosses not only into the actual Walmart building but also several cars including a Suzuki SX4 and a Toyota Corolla. The dozens of...