Amazon buckles down about self-driving vehicles by dropping more than $1 billion on Zoox

Amazon, like Waymo , Uber , and Tesla , appears to wish to develop fleets of self-governing cars and trucks.  

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The retail huge gotten self-driving start-up Zoox for more than $1 billion, The Information reported Friday. The Financial Times has a comparable report, declaring that the real worth of the acquisition is more than $1.2 billion.  

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Zoox itself verified the news in an Instagram post. “We are pleased to reveal that Zoox is partnering with @amazon . We have actually made excellent strides in developing self-governing movement from the ground up, and are thrilled to continue dealing with our incredibly skilled group to recognize that vision,” the post states.    Read more …

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