Auto manufacturers, technology companies, road safety advocates and policy makers will attend a conference over potential government actions that could speed the rollout of autonomous cars, the U.S. Transportation Department said on Friday. Last month, Transportation Secretary Elaine Chao said the Trump administration plans to unveil revised self-driving car guidelines… Read the rest
INTEL WANTS to get up all inside devices that lurk on the edge of networks with its new 18-core Xeon D-2100 processor. Traditionally, Xeon chips have been the domain of workstations and server machines, churning away at video rendering or crunching enterprise workloads.
This new chipset is designed to bring … Read the rest
The fully autonomous vehicle is a perhaps a wonder of the modern age. Cars have been diagnosing their own problems for decades, and to an extent, fixing themselves. Diagnosing and repairing faults is easy — dependent on the fault — but as software begins to drive the industry, surely it’s … Read the rest
If you’re anywhere near the north or south side of Pittsburgh, keep an eye out for Argo AI’s self-driving cars. Off late many Autonomous Ford Fusions — often full of people; are said to have been whizzing down the area. The company for now isn’t picking up any passengers, but … Read the rest
Automakers may be busy unveiling futuristic electric and hybrid cars at the Auto Expo, but what Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan expects on Indian roads in the future is driverless cars. Why? Because children (including his own) are not keen on learning, how to drive them.
At the expo as … Read the rest
Two Professors, Raghvendra Cowlagi and Alex Wyglinski are working on an NSF-funded project that is bringing together Cowlagi’s study of decision making for autonomous cars and Wyglinski’s study of wireless communications to create a network of self-driving cars that can share information about everything from traffic congestion to icy road … Read the rest
FIT Hon Teng, a unit of the world’s biggest contract electronics maker – Foxconn Technology, revealed that it has a formed a joint venture with Japan’s Sharp Corporation to manufacture components for self-driving cars. The company said the venture with Sharp – which Foxconn bought in August 2016 for US$3.8 … Read the rest
Automating the movement of materials within manufacturing operations is nothing new. Thanks to advancements in sensor technology, 3D camera systems, software and artificial intelligence, these machines are increasingly capable of seeing their environments and, more importantly, learning to identify what they’re seeing. More and more, factories are becoming home to … Read the rest
FT Techno of America’s Fowlerville Proving Ground is gearing up to build a new $5 million test track specially designed to test advanced driver assistance systems (ADAS) and autonomous vehicle technology. The new test track will feature connected traffic infrastructure such as stop lights that can communicate with vehicles, and … Read the rest
Forget the autonomous car, experts believes the cities of the future should feature self-driving buses whizzing around. Amos Haggiag, one of the major players behind the Las Vegas’s autonomous bus program, sees a future where cities crack down on self-driving cars and push people to take the bus instead.… Read the rest