Automakers are accelerating towards a future of autonomous vehicles, but before self-driving cars take to the roads en masse, the road systems of the world need an upgrade. Real-time telemetry and data processing will be essential for self-driving cars to be able to navigate roads independently. With all that in … Read the rest
Colorado based Research team – Navigant Research recently compiled a report on 19 companies working on Automated Driving Systems. And to the surprise of many, Tesla and Apple were listed as the two “biggest laggards” in the race, behind General Motors and Alphabet’s Waymo, which took the top positions.
The … Read the rest
Helix Technologies a London based developer, has secured a funding of GBP 650,000 in a Phase B funding provided by private investors. The company plans to use the funds to reinforce the development of its antennas for a wide range of applications including autonomous vehicles, drones, Internet of Things and … Read the rest
The fear of Autonomous Vehicles being turned into potential weapons has gathered mixed feelings in the industry and has also sent jitters to a certain few. As a result, Governments around the world are being forced to block cars operated by foreign companies. Qi Lu, chief operating officer at Baidu, … Read the rest
Ever wondered what the future would look like, and how the world economy would be transformed in the coming years? Well, for starters Toyota’s new e-Palette concept vehicle and the underpinning Toyota Global Mobility Services Platform (MSPF) has given a deep glimpse into what the future might look like on … Read the rest
To attend to the major deficit of nurses, autonomous robots might be the answer that you are looking for. In hospitals across the globe, automation is helping out by helping to deliver food and drugs and do other mundane tasks. (Manufacturer: Aethon)
Meet Tug, a pioneer Robot Nurse that … Read the rest
Tech giant LG has paired up with mapping company HERE on a next-gen communications hub for nearly or completely autonomous cars. The two are now working together to develop a telematics product aimed at self-driving vehicle applications.
The joint solution will put LG’s telematics tech together with HERE’s location services … Read the rest
2017 saw a wide range of conversations and debates happening about the impact that driverless/autonomous cars can have on both our social and personal lives. But how significant have they been? A collective range of responses balancing between the good and the bad.
The whole point here being is that, … Read the rest
Here, the mapping company that powers location services in 100 million cars, announced an acquisition to vastly improve how it distributes and updates its data. The company is buying Advanced Telematic Systems (ATS), a Berlin-based developer of secure over-the-air (OTA) technology. The financial terms of the deal will be … Read the rest
- The U.K. government is allocating $100 million toward artificial intelligence research in its 2017 budget
- Finance Minister Philip Hammond wants fully driverless cars on the roads by 2021
- Training and attracting talent to the sector remains a challenge
With UK aggressively pursuing the development of Autonomous Cars, it wasn’t surprising … Read the rest