In a vehicle deal that was made between the United Arab Emirates and Tesla, the former has delivered 50 of its promised 200 cars for the country’s autonomous taxi services. The fleet includes both the Model S sedans and Model X SUVs, each equipped with Tesla’s latest Autopilot software. The … Read the rest
Perhaps building an entire autonomous car might not be a part of Blackberry’s immediate plans, but its recent association with Delphi Automotive might have just laid the foundation for the future. Delphi Automotive has been a pioneer, when it comes to making specific components for autonomous systems. Its turnkey self-driving … Read the rest
Leading American University, Carnegie Mellon has been an expert in the Autonomous Domain for a long time now. With time comes experience and the right framework to prepare its graduates for the drifts and turns in the industry. This is exactly what has propelled the University to greater heights today. … Read the rest
After its recent acquisition of high end audio equipment manufacturer Harman International Industries Inc., Samsung Electronics is angling to become the go-to supplier of everything from in-car entertainment to connected-auto services. With the deal, Samsung hope to marry its fast microprocessor and software technology with Harman’s infotainment and vehicle systems … Read the rest
It couldn’t get bigger than this. Three major industry giants- Renault, Nissan and Mitsubishi have agreed to form a consortium in the quest towards the autonomous future. The big three unveiled its plans to build electric and self driving cars together. According to the announcements made recently, the automakers plan … Read the rest
Luxembourg, a small European country famed for its fortified medieval old town has perhaps struck the deal of the decade. The country along with its neighbors France and Germany have joined forces to create a test zone for self-driving cars, in the south and center of Luxembourg.
The area will … Read the rest
In a series of events that are on course to change the face of the transportation industry, Atlanta witnessed a smooth inaugural run of Autonomous Buses. The vehicle traversed a mile-long stretch of North Avenue, checking sensors embedded in the “smart corridor.”
The boxy red bus-like vehicle, took off on … Read the rest
Well something seems to be attracting Facebook Inc, else one wouldn’t find Sheryl Sandberg, COO of Facebook lurking around at the recently concluded Frankfurt Motor Show. Interesting isn’t it? A social media platform taking interest in Autonomous Cars? Perhaps something’s brewing and this lurking about is possibly as one says, … Read the rest
With every single component of the car undergoing a reshape towards the onset of the Autonomous Future, Tesla has partnered up with Goodyear to manufacture “intelligent tires” for data gathering on the company’s new fleet of city-to-city Tesla ride service- Tesloop.
The information on tire pressure and temperature will … Read the rest
Latest reports from Morgan Stanley states that, shared and autonomous vehicles will add close to 80 basis points towards annual alcoholic beverage sales growth for the next 10 years. According to the report, Self-driving car “technology could help address the mutual exclusivity of drinking and driving in a way that … Read the rest