In its quests towards developing self-driving vehicles, ride hailing company Uber has constructed a ‘fake city’ for the testing of its autonomous cars, which already runs in San Francisco. Dubbed ‘Almono‘, the facility is built on a 11,000 sq ft plot of land comprising a veritable smorgasbord of … Read the rest
Cruise Automation, a San Francisco-based self-driving software company owned by General Motors Co., has revealed its plans to begin testing in New York City early next year. GM and Cruise are applying to operate in New York under a new pilot program announced Tuesday by New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo.… Read the rest
As the global population continues to grow, we have a graving concern that revolves around our day to day lives in most urban centers. And that is, transportation. This concern has many other dimensions attached to it like, reducing carbon emissions, better fuel consumption, traffic management etc.
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The world’s favorite game chip manufacturer is now the center of attraction for all Autonomous Car Makers. As the chip maker prepares automakers for a world of robotaxis, NVIDIA’s first AI computer, the NVIDIA Drive PX Pegasus, is apparently capable of level 5 autonomy. This means that the car will … Read the rest
Voyage, the self-driving technology company that spun out of Udacity earlier this year when some executives and students decided to commercialize their work, has been testing its autonomous vehicles in a retirement community in San Jose, and is looking to expand its trial. The large community has over 4,000 residents … Read the rest
With a “Vision 2020” set in mind, Vodacom; South Africa’s largest network operator is undergoing a rebranding process to include everything digital, as it looks to tap into new business streams. The current rebranding strategy includes a new logo design, alongside a new tagline: The future is exciting, ready!
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The growth exhibited by Self Driving / Autonomous cars over the last couple of years have been phenomenal. Despite all of which, there seems to be an anomaly which goes by- But has it got enough to disrupt the entire an industry; that has relatively invested trillions of dollars over … Read the rest
GMs’ Cruise Automation Division revealed that as many as 6 of their Self Driving Cars were involved in an accident over the course of the last month (September). Although, the division claimed that none of their cars were at fault. The specifics of the accident were that, the accidents did … Read the rest
Bluetooth is a wireless technology standard for exchanging data over short distances using short wavelength UHF radio waves 2.4 to 2.485 Ghz from mobile device and building personal area networks. It can connect several devices, overcoming problems of synchronization.… Read the rest
In this chapter we will deal with how do we use PWM and why do we use it. We will start by talking about what if a digital micro controller or processor can easily process digital input or output signals?
Analog outputs can be stimulated using pulse width modulation. Like … Read the rest