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
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
Bristol-based startup Vertical Aerospace announced plans to launch a flying taxi service in Britain by 2022 and has conducted its first flying test.
Vineeth Joel Patel2018-09-17 08:30 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
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
The news comes after the Japanese automaker halted its self-driving program following Uber’s incident.
Vineeth Joel Patel2018-05-06 09:05 PT
Only a couple of companies have put in their applications to test fully-self-driving vehicles in California.
Vineeth Joel Patel2018-05-05 09:15 PT
A former Apple and Pixar employee is developing technology to help companies and automakers test their self-driving cars in a virtual world.
Vineeth Joel Patel2018-05-04 12:06 PT
Starsky Robotics out of San Francisco recently completed a seven-mile stretch of road in Florida with its autonomous semi-truck, but the run didn’t go exactly as planned.
Vineeth Joel Patel2018-03-18 10:30 PT
Airbus’ autonomous air taxi, which is called the Vahana, recently completed its first test flight that saw the driverless machine rise 16 feet into the air for 53 seconds.
Vineeth Joel Patel2018-02-11 09:30 PT
After opening its doors as a hub for autonomous testing last year, Willow Run already has extensive plans in place to expand to allow for more grueling tests.
Vineeth Joel Patel2018-01-26 10:10 PT
With Arizona’s relaxed regulations for autonomous vehicles and warm weather, the state will continue to be prime real estate for automakers and tech companies looking to test driverless cars.
Vineeth Joel Patel2018-01-06 10:30 PT
According to research from the National League of Cities, urban areas have gone from being skeptical about driverless technology to becoming the proving grounds for the vehicles.
Vineeth Joel Patel2017-12-07 10:45 PT
To ensure that the autonomous tech on its Chrysler Pacifica Hybrid minivans is capable of working in extreme conditions, Waymo has started to test its vehicles in Death Valley, Calif.
Vineeth Joel Patel2017-07-21 10:00 PT
The largest driverless car tests in the UK, which are comprised of in-vehicle communication, emergency vehicle warning tech, and collision warning, are spreading to Milton Keynes and Coventry.
Vineeth Joel Patel2017-06-29 09:50 PT
Automakers and technology companies want Congress to allow them to expand the number of autonomous vehicles they can put on the road.
Vineeth Joel Patel2017-06-25 09:30 PT
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