Waymo, Cruise, Intel/Mobileye, and Tesla are the major contestants in the self-driving car race.
Each has developed a different business model.
Waymo and GM are using laser-radar technology, while Mobileye and Tesla are relying on cameras and sensors.
We're quite close to witnessing the arrival of widespread self-driving technologies that consumers can actually experience.
Alphabet's Waymo and General Motors' Cruise are planning to launch ride-hailing services in major cities in 2019. Waymo is...