Autonomous Vehicles

21st November 2018

Nvidia Extends Chinese Business with Xpeng AV Deal

Gaming and AI computing company Nvidia is extending its reach into China by signing a strategic partnership agreement with EV carmaker Xpeng Motors. The deal, with Nvidia’s China partner...

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21st November 2018

LiDAR Start-up Claims 1km Object Tracking Range

A LiDAR specialist is claiming its sensor technology is now able to recognize and track moving objects more than a kilometer away. Silicon Valley start-up AEye, which develops LiDAR...

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21st November 2018

Women Lead Design of Autonomous Trailer Concept

Struggling to hook up trailers to a car could be a thing of the past if a concept using existing connected car technology comes to market. Technology company Semcon...

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20th November 2018

A Leader in Autonomous Tech Has Yet to Emerge

Whether it’s a concept car, a pilot, or a press release, almost every US automaker has planted a flag in autonomy. Meanwhile, driver assistance systems get more and more...

By Susan Kuchinskas

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16th November 2018

ADAS Titles Confusing US Drivers, AAA Study Claims

American motorists are unaware that ADAS technology with names like Autopilot won’t, in reality, drive their car for them. These are the worrying findings of an AAA survey suggesting...

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16th November 2018

Hyundai Targets Commercial Assets From Drones

Hyundai is ramping up its commercial autonomous vehicle strategy by extending its reach into hybrid-electric unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs). It has announced a strategic partnership with Boston’s Top Flight...

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14th November 2018

Škoda Drone Keeps Tabs on Stock-Taking

Škoda is taking to the air with an autonomous drone being used to help its stock-taking efforts. A robotic drone is being tested at the Czech carmaker’s Mladá Boleslav plant...

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13th November 2018

Not Such A Long Road To Driverless, Claims Kar-Go

Many automaker experts believe fully autonomously driven vehicles as a feature of every day life on our roads is much further away than that being assumed by their digital...

Weekly Brief: JLR Car Sickness Cure Vital For Driverless
12th November 2018

Weekly Brief: JLR Car Sickness Cure Vital For Driverless

A whole bunch of people are about to get car sick. That’s the dirty secret behind the self-driving car revolution. We hear a lot about how many accidents self-driving...

Commentary By Andrew Tolve

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Retail, AV Companies Developing All-Weather Autonomous Bus
5th November 2018

Retail, AV Companies Developing All-Weather Autonomous Bus

A Japanese household goods retailer is joining forces with a Finnish autonomous vehicle start-up to develop a self-driving shuttle bus for all weather conditions. MUJI and Sensible 4 are...

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5th November 2018

Ups and Downs of Gamers in Driverless Tech

Not long ago, some assumed graphics card maker Nvidia was set to be the dominant provider of autonomous vehicle platforms. Recent developments have thrown shade on that optimism, although...

By Eric Volkman

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Shove Over Sonny, Robots Will Take Over Taxis First
30th October 2018

Shove Over Sonny, Robots Will Take Over Taxis First

Autonomous vehicles are expected to create a world in which pedals and steering wheels – and most significantly drivers – are a thing of the past. While this may...

By Louis Bedigian

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