Samsung Gets Approval From California To Test Self-Driving Vehicles

Nissan also has approval to test self-driving cars in California.
Electronics giant Samsung is the latest company to get the go-ahead to test self-driving cars on California’s public roads.
In May, Samsung received approval to test cars in its home country of South Korea, using software adapted to Hyundai vehicles.
But in 2015, Samsung announced a new division that would focus on self-driving vehicle software, rather than the creation of the entire vehicle.
That sounds odd because Samsung owns nearly 20 percent of Renault Samsung Motors, which is part of the Renault-Nissan alliance that’s the world’s fourth-largest auto producer.

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