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News Story
2/2/2017
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Washington --The Federal Trade Commission will focus on fraud and be judicious in making paperwork requests when it opens an investigation into a company, acting FTC Chairman Maureen Ohlhausen said in a speech on Thursday. Ohlhausen called fighting fraud the "core...
News Story
2/2/2017
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Self-driving cars operated by Waymo are logging significantly more miles on California public roads than their competitors, and the Google project’s cars are traveling significantly more miles without experiencing disengagements of their autonomous technology,...
News Story
2/2/2017
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 Self-driving vehicles are all the rage with big hopes for the future but a new study says they aren’t ready to take on the task of driving all by themselves. US consumer advocate organisation Consumer Watchdog has collated reports from different robot car...
News Story
2/2/2017
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SACRAMENTO — Though scant on details, a report released by the DMV Wednesday shows that driverless cars have a long way to go before they can get rid of humans, experts said. The data from the Department of Motor Vehicles includes autonomous vehicle test results...
News Story
2/1/2017
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Los Angeles (abcnews.go.com)-Self-driving car prototypes appear to be getting better at negotiating California streets and highways without a human backup driver intervening, according to data made public Wednesday by California transportation regulators. The data...
News Release
2/1/2017
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SANTA MONICA, CA – Disengagement reports from companies testing robot cars on California’s public roads released today by the Department of Motor Vehicles show the technology is not ready to be deployed without human drivers behind a steering wheel who can...
Video
1/31/2017
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As Uber returns to San Francisco after leaving due to violations of DMV regulations, Consumer Watchdog presses Mayor Ed Lee to closely monitor the renegade company.  In addition to flouting California law, Consumer Watchdog fears the infringement of privacy...
Video
1/27/2017
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Consumer watchdog uncovers fraudulent insurance companies who attempt to deceive consumers looking for coverage under Covered California.
Video
1/27/2017
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Consumer Watchdog and it's coalition partner Food & Water Watch rally resistance against the reopening of the Aliso Canyon natural gas facility, the site of major methane leaks last year.  
News Story
1/26/2017
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Saudi Arabia’s drivers could soon be on the road to a safer and smarter future, thanks in part to the arrival of Hyundai’s latest automobile upgrades.     The South Korean automaker recently announced that it is incorporating more advanced...