Baidu’s self-driving taxis deliver rides without safety driver in China

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Baidu Apollo Go self-driving taxi serviceBaidu has become the first company in China granted a permit to run a commercial self-driving taxi service without the need for a safety driver. Baidu’s service, known as Apollo Go, has been up and running in parts of China since 2021, but always with a safety driver either behind the wheel or in the front passenger seat. That changed on Monday…