The co-founder of self-driving trucking startup Otto has left Uber

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"Ultimately we recognize that there's going to be a long pathway for us to make sure that we have this technology being safe and we also have to earn the public's trust, and all the members of the coalition are committed to that fact", David Strickland, the spokesman for the coalition and a former National Highway Traffic Safety Administration chief, said in an interview.

Although Reuters reported that a settlement had occurred, when reached this morning, Perez-Hesano told Phoenix New Times that, "the daughter and the husband of the late Ms. Herzberg have no further comments on this matter as it has been resolved".

An Uber spokeswoman declined to comment.

On March 18, at around 10 p.m., an Uber self-driving auto hit a woman as she was crossing a street in Tempe, Arizona. Uber has suspended its testing in the wake of the accident.

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The fallout from the accident could stall the development and testing of self-driving vehicles, created to eventually perform far better than human drivers and to sharply reduce the number of motor vehicle fatalities that occur each year.

A few days ago, in my mini-jeremiad against Uber, I said, "They're exactly the kind of company that would cut corners: cheap optics, lousy safety drivers, pushing to drive at night before the software is ready, etc".

John Krafcik, CEO of Waymo, which is Google's self-driving vehicle unit, has expressed confidence in his company's system and its ability to interact with pedestrians.

Image made from video, March 18, 2018, of a mounted camera provided by the Tempe Police Department, shows a human backup driver in Uber SUV looking down seconds before it hit a woman in Tempe, Arizona.

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For connectivity, there's 4G VoLTE, Bluetooth v4.2, GPS/ A-GPS, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Micro-USB, and a 3.5mm audio jack. The device has modest specifications which include 1GB RAM , 8GB ROM, and a quad-core 1.1GHz MediaTek processor .

Herzberg was walking her bicycle outside the crosswalk on a four-lane road when she was struck.

There was no indication that Herzberg's relatives had filed a lawsuit against Uber in connection with the crash, which Tempe police and federal agencies are investigating.

The crash has raised concerns about whether lives are put at risk by allowing companies to use public roads as testing ground for self-driving vehicle technology.

Self-driving cars hold the promise of being more attentive and quicker to react than humans at the wheels, and would free people to use travel time more productively or pleasantly.

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The incident comes as Uber, which has invested heavily in self-driving technology, tries to rebuild a reputation marred by scandals involving data breaches and a toxic workplace culture. NVIDIA's fleet is small in California. Every improving technology occasionally lets us down, sometimes with deadly consequences. The platform is also used by self-driving hardware makers.

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