Driverless car test in Ottawa a Canadian first

Driverless car rolls through ottawa during test oct 12 2017

The test drive of an autonomous car in Ottawa’s west end Thursday marked the first trial run of a driverless vehicle on a public street in Canada.

The autonomous vehicle, which is powered by Blackberry technology, took Mayor Jim Watson, Coun. Marianne Wilkinson, Blackberry QNX head John Wall and BlackBerry QNX software developer David van Geyn for a spin around the Kanata North Technology Park for a live demonstration. Click here for the full article.