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Baidu launches first driverless taxis

A taxi without a driver – Chinese internet giant Baidu has been offering such a service for a few days. As the AP news agency reports, ten Apollo Go robot taxis have been taking passengers through Beijing’s Shougang Park in the west of the city since on Sunday. Unlike previous demonstration rides (China.Table reported), there is not even a driver behind the wheel for safety. Security personnel is only available for emergencies.

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