STEM education in mid-Michigan is getting an economic boost from one of the world’s foremost technology companies. 

Detroit Water Front
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Technology giant Google is opening an office in a planned office, retail and residential development just north of downtown Detroit.

Autonomous Van

A self-driving car company created by Google is pulling the human backup driver from behind the steering wheel and will test vehicles on public roads with only an employee in the back seat.

Facebook page of Waymo

Waymo's autonomous vehicles are heading to Michigan for some cold-weather testing.