Alphabet says Uber knew about stolen self-driving car files



In a Wednesday filing with a California court where the suit is being heard, Alphabet said a former self-driving executive Anthony Levandowski hatched a plan with Uber to steal more than 14,000 proprietary documents, including designs for the sensors that help the car see its surroundings. Uber acquired Levandowski’s startup, Otto, for $680 million last summer.

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