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Alphabet creates Waymo to further develop self-driving car technology

But standalone company started by Google parent offers no details on its ultimate business plan

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Despite Waymo being a separate business, Mr Krafcik says it will continue to have access to the infrastructure and resources that Alphabet provides.

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GOOGLE parent company Alphabet Inc is separating its self-driving car project into a new business called Waymo, seeking to sharpen its focus on changing the transportation industry.

John Krafcik, chief executive officer of Waymo, announced the move on Tuesday at an

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