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Ford begins move of EV, autonomy employees to downtown Detroit

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Ford has begun moving about 200 employees to a new office in a refurbished hosiery factory in Detroit, the first step in what could be a much larger, consolidated urban campus housing the automaker's electric and autonomous vehicle and mobility operations. That includes a targeted mid-June announcement of a deal to purchase the heavily blighted Michigan Central Station.

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Twitter still smoldering after Elon Musk gets it all out

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He sets a date for unveiling of Model Y crossover, lambastes the UAW

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Twitter still smoldering after Elon Musk gets it all out originally appeared on Autoblog on Thu, 24 May 2018 10:45:00 EDT. Please see our terms for use of feeds.

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NTSB: Uber self-driving car failed to recognize pedestrian or brake in fatal crash

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WASHINGTON — An Uber Technologies self-driving vehicle that struck and killed a woman in Tempe, Arizona, in March failed to identify the pedestrian or brake, raising serious questions about the performance of the vehicle, the U.S. National Transportation Safety Board said in a preliminary report released Thursday. The report said the vehicle's radar systems observed the pedestrian 6 seconds before impact but "the self-driving system software classified the pedestrian as an unknown object,

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