General Motors(GM) recently acquired an Autonomous startup Cruise for $1 Billion & showed its tremendous interest in the Self-Driving Car space. Not stopping there, GM has recently filed 2 patent applications for Self-Cleaning systems in the U.S that will be part of the Autonomous cars.
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With Driver-less cars, the main concern raised by every state and legislation across the globe is the safety standards. Though there is heavy lobbying by Automotive giants, Governing bodies want to make sure that the safety of life & property around the vehicle & the people inside the vehicle are … Read the rest
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The idea of self-driving cars isn’t something that you might find fresh. But, like every other car manufacturer, Rolls … Read the rest
Chipmaker Intel has announced plans to acquire Isreal based company Mobileye for $14.7 Billion. Mobileye is one of the world leaders that supply obstacle detection software and command nearly 70% of the market share. The company creates software & chips that works with cameras in the vehicles to detect … Read the rest
Good News is: The demand for cyber-security researchers has been increasing exponentially as Autonomous vehicles is becoming main stream. But the Bad News is: The current supply fails to keep up with the demand! The recent ‘Car Hacking Village’ sub conference at Las Vegas ( which is part of the … Read the rest
SoftBank – one of the earlier investors in the Japan based Self-Driving Bus project ” SB Drive ” has put in extra money to maintain the majority stakes in the company. This extra investment is in response to Yahoo Japan’s recent investment of $4.6 million in the company. With this … Read the rest
The Autonomous space is becoming a reality, faster than we can imagine. An influential senate committee has passed a bill on a 54-0 vote to allow autonomous cars hit the roads. Though the bill has been passed but still there are few measures to be undertaken. According to the bill, … Read the rest
When driver-less cars have already been planned to move in by the next year, Mercedes and Bosch have taken another big hassle off our shoulders ie. Parking. Both the companies are all set to collaborate and launch the first self driving Valet services. As told by the Mercedes team, … Read the rest
According to a recent news report, Nauto has grabbed an investment of $159 million Series B from General Motors and Japan’s Softbank Group. Nauto, is the startup that is into making software and cameras aimed to make autonomous vehicles all the more safer. Currently the company creates advanced bi-dirctional Dashcams … Read the rest
Momenta – which is into building software for autonomous cars, has raised $46 million in Series B round led by NIO Capital. It offers Deep-learning powered 3D mapping of routes in real time with object recognition sensors.The startup claims to be collecting 60 Billion miles of data to test their … Read the rest