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The Uber-Waymo trial: greed, ambition, and robot cars

Law and LIDAR

27 updates since Feb 23, 2017, 10:47 PM UTC
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Vjeran Pavic

In February 2017, Waymo, the self-driving car company spun off by Google, filed a lawsuit against Uber, alleging the ride-hail giant stole its key technology. Almost a year later, a jury trial is underway in the first big legal battle of the self-driving car era. The Verge reports from a federal court in San Francisco as the two tech industry heavyweights duke it out.