DoorDash has acquired Scott Labs, a company working on technology to enable people to remotely control self-driving cars, reports Tech Crunch. This comes just weeks after DoorDash’s acquisition of delivery service Caviar.
“Our core belief at Scotty has always been that autonomy and remote assistance is the future,” Scotty CEO Tobenna Arodiogbu wrote on Medium according to the report. “We have intentionally always considered ourselves to be the anti-hype company and focused intensely on developing core infrastructure and algorithms to ensure the safe deployment of autonomous vehicles.” Full Story
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