After a week fraught with controversy, Uber is relocating its current self-driving car pilot program from bustling San Francisco to the more relaxing environs of Arizona.
An Uber spokesperson told Mashable in a statement, “Our cars departed for Arizona this morning by truck. We’ll be expanding our self-driving pilot there in the next few weeks, and we’re excited to have the support of Governor [Doug] Ducey.”
The announcement follows Wednesday’s news that the State of California’s Department of Motor Vehicles had revoked Uber’s registration of the autonomous automobiles, forcing Uber to pull the cars off roads. Read more…