Pages Navigation Menu

News, Analysis & Perspective on Autonomous Vehicles

BMW wants a transforming steering wheel for autonomous cars

Posted on Mar 29, 2020 in Cars, News, Technology

Ever since Bertha Benz first drove the Patent Motorwagen back in 1886, steering wheels have been round things that you turn to steer the...

Read More

Hyundai partners with Aptiv to form autonomous driving JV

Posted on Mar 29, 2020 in Cars, News, Technology

New Delhi: South Korean auto giant Hyundai Motor Group has joined hands with auto parts manufacturer Aptiv to form a joint venture that...

Read More

Arlington gets $1.7M for Via Rideshare to provide free rides for UTA, integrate autonomous vehicles

Posted on Mar 27, 2020 in Cars, Finance, News

The City of Arlington recently received an almost $1.7M Integrated Mobility Innovation grant from the Federal Transit Administration to...

Read More

Helm.ai raises $13M on its unsupervised learning approach to driverless car AI

Posted on Mar 26, 2020 in Finance, News, Technology

Four years ago, mathematician Vlad Voroninski saw an opportunity to remove some of the bottlenecks in the development of autonomous...

Read More

Watch Tesla Autopilot automatically stop at red light for the first time

Posted on Mar 26, 2020 in Cars, Knowledge Center, News, Technology, Videos & Podcasts

Tesla is preparing to release an update to its Autopilot system that will enable it to automatically stop at traffic lights and a video of...

Read More

TuSimple partners with supplier ZF to mass produce self-driving truck tech

Posted on Mar 26, 2020 in News, Technology, Trucks

Self-driving truck startupTuSimple is partnering with automotive supplier ZF to develop and produce autonomous vehicle technology, such as...

Read More

Yamaha Motor and Tier IV Establish JV for autonomous transportation service

Posted on Mar 26, 2020 in News, Technology

TOKYO, March 26, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Yamaha Motor Co., Ltd. and Tier IV, Inc. today announced the launch of eve autonomy, Inc., a...

Read More

First autonomous bus programme launched in Tainan, Taiwan

Posted on Mar 25, 2020 in Buses, News

Tainan City Government, Taiwan, has partnered with LILEE Systems, provider of self-driving technologies and system integrations, to launch...

Read More

Navigant Research ranks NVIDIA as top automated vehicle compute platform

Posted on Mar 24, 2020 in Knowledge Center, News, Reports, Technology

In a recent Leaderboard report, Navigant Research ranks NVIDIA as the leading automated driving compute platform. Navigant ranks companies...

Read More

Hyundai Mobis develops ‘in-cabin systems’ utilizing the state-of-the-art autonomous driving sensors one after another!

Posted on Mar 24, 2020 in Cars, News, Technology

Hyundai Mobis (KRX:012330) said that it successfully developed the system for detecting rear-seat passengers with a ‘radar’ (ROA, Rear...

Read More

SoftBank nears deal to invest in Didi’s self-driving unit: The Information

Posted on Mar 23, 2020 in Cars, Finance, News

(Reuters) – SoftBank Group Corp is close to finalizing a deal to lead a $300 million investment in the autonomous driving unit of...

Read More

Tesla files patent for sourcing self-driving training data from its fleet

Posted on Mar 23, 2020 in Cars, News, Technology

Tesla has filed a patent on how to source training data from its large fleet of customer vehicles in order to train its self-driving...

Read More

MIT CSAIL’s VISTA autonomous vehicles simulator transfers skills learned to the real world

Posted on Mar 23, 2020 in Cars, News, Technology

In a recent study, researchers hailing from MIT’s Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Laboratory and the Toyota Research...

Read More

Rivian shuts down all facilities over COVID-19 pandemic concerns

Posted on Mar 23, 2020 in Cars, News, Trucks

Rivian, the buzzy electric vehicle startup that is backed by Amazon and Ford, is shutting down all of its facilities due to the spread of...

Read More

AUTOCRYPT officially joins 5GAA (5G Automotive Association) as an ITS security expert

Posted on Mar 23, 2020 in Cars, News, Technology

SEOUL, South Korea, March 23, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — AUTOCRYPT, South Korea’s pioneer in security operations for C-ITS highways,...

Read More

Baidu to build self-driving test facility in Chongqing as the Chinese city pushes ahead with smart city infrastructure

Posted on Mar 20, 2020 in Cars, Infrastructure, News

China’s Chongqing city government has tapped search giant Baidu to build a testing ground for autonomous vehicles, as Chinese cities race...

Read More

Despite setbacks, coronavirus could hasten the adoption of autonomous vehicles and delivery robots

Posted on Mar 20, 2020 in Cars, News

This week, nearly every major company developing autonomous vehicles in the U.S. halted testing in an effort to stem the spread of...

Read More

LiDAR start-up Blickfeld closes Series A with participation of Continental and Wachstumsfonds Bayern

Posted on Mar 20, 2020 in Cars, Finance, News, Technology

Munich-based LiDAR start-up Blickfeld has completed its Series A financing round. The new financing was led by the venture capital unit of...

Read More

Waymo suspends all self-driving services in light of coronavirus pandemic

Posted on Mar 20, 2020 in Cars, News

Waymo has extended the partial suspension of its autonomous vehicle service pilots to include fully driverless vehicle testing, the...

Read More

NTSB criticizes Tesla Autopilot design in Model 3 crash report

Posted on Mar 20, 2020 in Cars, News

The National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) has published its final report on the fatal 2019 crash that involved a collision between a...

Read More

Would you like to receive regular updates on new links?

Your Email