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Volvo, Autoliv deepen self-driving ties with Nvidia

Volvo and Autoliv are deepening their ties with chipmaker Nvidia to develop advanced systems and software for the fast-growing self-driving car sector. Volvo believes the move will help it meet its goal of having an autonomous vehicle on the road by 2021.

UPDATED: 6/26/17 9:10 am ET -- adds details

Cybersecurity push may tie up autonomous-car legislation

Two senators are pushing for mandatory federal standards to defend vehicles against hackers. Automakers want a more flexible approach.

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