Taking inspiration from Tesla Inc.’s Gigafactory, German executives are gearing up for the introduction of a new work space for a lithium-ion battery plant.
Terra E Holding GmbH will choose one of five candidate sites in Germany or a neighboring country next month to build its 34 gigawatt-hour battery factory, … Read the rest
Oryx Vision, based out of Israel is developing object sensors for self-driving cars. On Tuesday, it announced that it had raised $50 million in a second funding round led by Third Point Ventures and Walden Riverwood Ventures (WRV).
Union Tech Ventures along side existing investors Bessemer Venture Partners, Maniv Mobility … Read the rest
Michigan continues to be one of the prime hubs for developing and strategizing the next generation cars and trucks. A major chunk of the tech going into these Self Driving cars are being sourced and developed from mid Michigan.
Of those developers, Nexteer Automotive; dealing with steering technology are closer … Read the rest
Well, we all know about the buzz revolving around self driving cars and it may not be too far away, before we witness a couple of them on the road. A recent private research stated that, consumers are also willing to splash out generously on this new technology.
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The possibilities are endless and even as you’re reading this – a new development in the autonomous sector would have surfaced. Talk about 10 years from now, sky is the limit! But then again if and when the technology comes into play, it’s difficult to envision anything more frightening than … Read the rest
With the evolution of self driving cars and its tech, there has been a surreal growth in this sector and it has propelled a handful of cities into a new gold rush! A chance now to be on top of the charts with the latest technology is not something anybody … Read the rest
We are pretty certain that in about 10 odd years, autonomous driving is more or less going to be a reality! As developers the key goal here is to, create a fundamentally different relationship with cars and driving in general.
Major car companies have predicted this transition over the years … Read the rest
Well Apple decided to finally let the cat out of the bag with its latest announcement that, its not just building autonomous driving systems for cars but also for something that serves an even greater purpose. Apple’s CEO Tim Cook was wise enough not to give much away but hinted … Read the rest
Is there anything that Chinese Internet Search Giant Biadu can’t do? Well for starters, Baidu has joined the list of companies testing the concept of self driving cars at the GoMentum Station, a former military facility in Concord.
The former naval weapons depot; off limits to the public is where … Read the rest
Backed by the federal government as a self-driving proving ground and research hub, The American Center for Mobility is primed to be a major player in the race to build and test driverless and connected vehicles.
Back by major players in the market, the center is now valued at around … Read the rest