Lyft Unveils A New Self-Driving Car And Acquires An AR Startup To Help It Build Maps (10-23-18)

The ride-hailing company bought UK-based augmented reality startup Blue Vision Labs for a reported $72 million.

On Tuesday, Lyft offered a glimpse of its brand-new self-driving car. It’s a Ford Fusion hybrid sedan with technology designed and built by the ride-hailing company’s in-house team of autonomous vehicle engineers. Lyft also announced the acquisition of Blue Vision Labs, a London-based augmented reality startup that uses computer vision to process street-level imagery.

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