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John Krafcik
Waymo is an Alphabet technology company building the world's most experienced driver. We make it safe & easy for people & things to move around the world.
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Waymo Feb 1
In 2017, we drove an additional 2.7 billion miles in simulation, multiplying what we learn in the real world. (At its peak, that's 2,000 complex driving scenarios per second!).
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Waymo Jan 29
With the world’s first fleet of fully self-driving vehicles on the road, we’ve moved from research & development, to operations & deployment. We're now growing our fleet with thousands more Pacifica Hybrid minivans.
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John Krafcik Jan 17
Impromptu ride to . Thanks to  for your commitment to exploring the next generation of technology & mobility.
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John Krafcik Jan 12
The streets of San Francisco proved to be a great testing ground back in 2009. 23 cities later, we've got the world's first fleet of self-driving cars in Phoenix, with no driver at the wheel.
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Thomas Bamonte Dec 24
Her mother was killed in a car accident. Now she tests driverless vehicles for Waymo. AV developers often cite personal losses due to auto crashes as motivation. via
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Waymo Nov 27
Our millions of miles of experience and extensive testing prepared us for our biggest milestone: putting fully self-driving cars on public roads with no one in the driver's seat. Learn more >>
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Waymo Nov 27
Waymo's fleet officially reaches 4 million self-driving miles! Our vehicles drove the last million miles in just six months (compare that to 18 months for first million!)
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Waymo Nov 7
This is the world’s first fleet of fully self-driving cars on public roads. Learn more:
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John Krafcik Oct 26
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John Krafcik Oct 26
14 winters in Michigan taught me a few things about driving in snow. Now it’s ’s turn:
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John Krafcik Oct 24
Our friend Steve Mahan took the world's first self-driving car ride two years ago.
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John Krafcik Oct 13
Replying to @TeglerWrites @Waymo
Thanks, fair point Eric...updated in the blog post now. (And our language in the Safety Report appropriately reflects this as potential.)
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John Krafcik Oct 12
We just published 's 1st Safety Report: a resource to understand our tech & our commitment to safety.
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John Krafcik Oct 9
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POLITICO Live Sep 14
When 's mom rode in a self-driving car she asked him to "hurry with this thing so I can get to kohl's"
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Ajit Pai Aug 23
No hands: took a spin around Chandler, in self-driving car. Impressive reactions to speed bumps, construction crews, & more!
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John Krafcik Aug 23
Nice work sharing some Waymo secret sauce, with a side of spicy fuzzing jargon.
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John Krafcik Aug 23
See how we're turning millions of miles of driving into billions of miles of experience
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John Krafcik Jul 14
It was so hot that Simon's shoes started to melt...that & more on our lead thermal engineer's busman's holiday
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John Krafcik Jul 1
Replying to @AndrewDinsdale
More inputs can be helpful, but can't be dependent on offboard infrastructure that could go down; still need robust onboard sensing.
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