Waymo, Kodiak, and my own employer, Cruise, all announced fundraising in the last 48 hours.

Waymo announced a monster $2.5 billion funding round, consisting of a wide array of investors:

“Alphabet, Andreessen Horowitz, AutoNation, Canada Pension Plan Investment Board, Fidelity Management & Research Company, Magna International, Mubadala Investment Company, Perry Creek Capital, Silver Lake, funds and accounts advised by T. Rowe Price Associates, Inc., Temasek, and Tiger Global.”

Kodiak announced a seemingly smaller round of investment from Bridgestone, the tire company. Or, more accurately, Bridgestone announced an investment of undisclosed size into Kodiak.

Bridgestone Americas (Bridgestone) today announced it…

David Silver

I love self-driving cars and I work on them at Cruise! https://getcruise.com

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