Uber looking to bring Waymo driverless cars to its taxi service

by admin May 31, 2018 at 10:16 am

Don’t much enjoy the small talk with your Uber driver? You might not have to put up with it much longer – the taxi hailing service has said that it is in talks to bring Waymo’s driverless cars to its fleet.

Speaking at reCode’s Code Conference the recently-appointed Uber CEO Dara Khosrowshahi admitted the company was in “discussions” with Waymo to bring self-driving cars to its service.

“I’d welcome Waymo to put cars in our network,” he said, despite the two companies having previously been embroiled in a complex legal battle over alleged theft of trade secrets. You can see the talk in full embedded below: