Still think autonomous cars are years away? Toyota doesn’t think that’s the case, as the Japanese brand claims it will have drivable supercomputers on the road by 2020.
Vineeth Joel Patel2019-02-14 06:00 PT
Why come out with multiple autonomous vehicles running different sensors, hardware, and systems? General Motors came out with a simple solution that makes it possible to turn any car intone that can drive itself.
Vineeth Joel Patel2019-02-08 06:00 PT
In order to bridge the gap between real-world testing and AI-based training methods, MIT and Microsoft have developed a model that reveals possible weak points from virtual testing.
Vineeth Joel Patel2019-01-31 07:00 PT
Zenuity, a joint venture involving Volvo and Veoneer, have received approval to begin testing its autonomous software on Sweden’s highways.
Vineeth Joel Patel2019-01-30 06:00 PT
Without a crew, Rolls-Royce’s self-driving ships would be able to hold more cargo and navigate the seats without putting lives at risk.
Vineeth Joel Patel2018-10-22 08:15 PT
The American Center for Mobility, also known as Willow Run in Ypsilanti Township in Ypsilanti, Mich., has lost its federal designation as a proving ground for autonomous-vehicle testing. So have nine other locations across the country.
Vineeth Joel Patel2018-10-13 10:30 PT
Ford has come up with an innovative way to steer an autonomous vehicle with a smartphone, including giving consumers the option of interacting with a virtual steering wheel or simply tilting the device.
Vineeth Joel Patel2018-10-09 15:00 PT
To streamline development and application, the Detroit-based car manufacturer strongly encourages other companies in the automotive industry to support the interface, as it could drastically improve safety for self-driving cars.
Michael Cheng2018-10-08 11:15 PT
Under the partnership, Honda will make a $750 million equity investment in General Motors’ Cruise subsidiary and spend an additional $2 billion over the next 12 years to jointly develop self-driving technology.
Vineeth Joel Patel2018-10-03 16:00 PT
With $9.6 million in funding from Samsung Ventures and Matrix Partners, PerceptIn has created a $40,000 DragonFly pod that lets organizations design their ideal autonomous car.
Vineeth Joel Patel2018-09-30 10:30 PT
BMW is looking to test the waters with the ambitious and futuristic Vision iNext Concept that encompasses all of the automaker’s latest accomplishments in the autonomous and electric segment.
Vineeth Joel Patel2018-09-22 14:30 PT
Waymo has been testing autonomous vehicles in Arizona for quite some time, but locals in the state haven’t been thrilled with sharing the road with the brand’s self-driving machines.
Vineeth Joel Patel2018-09-08 17:15 PT
While Ford was late to enter the autonomous-car race, the American automaker has steadfastly been working on revealing it’s a major player by moving everything into one roof. Apparently, the move worked as investors are chomping at the bits to invest.
Vineeth Joel Patel2018-08-19 17:00 PT
After raising $35 million during a Series A funding round last year, startup FiveAI is now looking to test a fleet of autonomous cars in London next year.
Vineeth Joel Patel2018-08-19 12:00 PT
Startups will push traditional automakers and technology companies to be better, create more advanced systems, and push themselves to meet tougher timelines.
Vineeth Joel Patel2018-08-17 06:00 PT
In a study done by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety, the institute found that electronic car safety systems weren’t perfect and had flaws that ranged from cautiously braking to veering onto the shoulder.
Vineeth Joel Patel2018-08-12 10:00 PT
Scale API, which trains artificial intelligence systems through the examination and categorization of visual data, claims that companies will be able to develop better autonomous vehicles if they share data.
Vineeth Joel Patel2018-08-10 10:15 PT
Waymo continues to mark its place as the technology company to beat, as its self-driving vehicles are driving approximately 25,000 miles per day.
Vineeth Joel Patel2018-07-27 09:00 PT
With a total of $800 million in funding, self-driving car startup Zoox is looking to revolutionize the driverless scene with its bespoke bidirectional car that it’s building from the ground up.
Vineeth Joel Patel2018-07-20 17:00 PT
A team of researchers in Britain under the company name of Wayve, showcased its “reinforcement learning” algorithm that, when used in tandem with a human safety driver, taught a vehicle how to drive autonomously in just 20 minutes.
Vineeth Joel Patel2018-07-17 08:30 PT
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