24th October 2018

Nvidia: More Computing Power Makes for Safer AVs

In a filing with the US DOT, Nvidia details how more computing power, whether it's in the data center or on the road, is key to autonomous vehicle safety.


18th October 2018

AV Start-Up Momenta, Now a Unicorn, Tops $1Bn in Funding

Momenta proclaims its unicorn status with a new investment round that brings the autonomous vehicle startup's total valuation to north of $1 billion.


5th October 2018

BlackBerry & Virginia Tech Want Students Developing Autonomous Apps on QNX

Virginia Tech is teaming up with BlackBerry to help put the company's QNX software into the hands of students with an eye toward developing new applications for connected and...


26th September 2018

‘Nursing’ Toyota Robot to be Unveiled

Carmaker Toyota will unveil a robot that can ‘nurse’ a human patient aimed at the infirm and elderly. It will demonstrate the Human Support Robot (HSR) at IROS, the...

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14th September 2018

Nvidia Releases Drive AGX Autonomous Vehicle Dev Kit

Nvidia has opened up its Drive AGX development kit and announced a partnership with Izusu to advance autonomous truck technology.


11th September 2018

UK Government Announcing Green Auto Tech Investment

UK Prime Minister Theresa May is announcing a program of investment in green automotive technology at the country’s inaugural Zero Emission Vehicle (ZEV) summit. She is using the event...


22nd August 2018

WaveSense GPR Technology Scans the Road Beneath the Vehicle

A start-up founded by MIT graduates focuses on the ground beneath the vehicle with a radar system that helps avoid obstacles and stay on the path. WaveSense announced the...


Tesla Privatization Probably Wouldn’t Affect Its Cars or Technology
8th August 2018

Tesla Privatization Probably Wouldn’t Affect Its Cars or Technology

If CEO Elon Musk follows through on an audacious plan to take Tesla private, the move will likely not change the company's plans for autonomous vehicles or other projects.


19th July 2018

Aston Martin Volante Vision Concept Looks to Rise Above the Competition

Personal air mobility may still seem like science fiction to most, but that hasn't stopped Aston Martin from putting a luxury spin on the concept with the newly unveiled...


10th July 2018

Baidu Inks Deals With BMW & Suning for AV Development

BMW and Suning, a Chinese retail giant, are looking to push self-driving vehicle technology to the next level through different partnerships with Baidu.


26th June 2018

Toyota Invests in CARLA Open Source AV Simulator Project

The Toyota Research institute had invested a modest $100,000 in CARLA, an open source simulation project that can help in the development of autonomous vehicles.


13th June 2018

Huawei’s OceanConnect IoV Platform Debuts at CEBIT

Huawei's OceanConnect IoV Platform, aimed at global automobile manufacturers, promises to speed the digitization of vehicles. The company took the wraps off at CEBIT in Germany this week.