Waymo has successfully managed to gain a hold on its self-driving car patent. So what is this patent all about and how is it going to help the autonomous world? Read On!
The patent aims to reduce surface rigidity of its vehicles. What it means is that, it is now … Read the rest
Driverless cars over the years have shown great progress. But one the daunting challenges that the industry is facing currently, is that at times these cars can simply choose to ignore or avoid road signs on the streets. And one of the major reasons for this mishap is the simple … Read the rest
As car manufacturers ride along this new wave of automation, the need to secure these increasingly connected ‘devices’ becomes paramount and the UK government has been swift to take actions.
As vehicles are getting smarter by the day, cyber security in the automotive industry is becoming a grave concern. As … Read the rest
In the quest of not falling back in the rat race that it is in the autonomous world, Taiwanese electronics manufacturing giant Foxconn Technology Group has announced its interest in the same. The New Taipei based company has reportedly announced that it is building a research and development facility in … Read the rest
Marking a new record under the production line of electric vehicles, a bunch of drivers from Italy have managed to drive a Tesla Model S car for 1078 kilometers that’s roughly 670 miles on only one battery charge. Yes, you read that right!
The record was culminated on 4 August
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The quest to make autonomous cars a reality is on, and how it will turn out is pretty fathomable. The future is limitless and this means, we could see a whole fleet of automated taxis that can possibly revolutionize the whole concept of public service. People could subscribe to … Read the rest
Taking inspiration from Tesla Inc.’s Gigafactory, German executives are gearing up for the introduction of a new work space for a lithium-ion battery plant.
Terra E Holding GmbH will choose one of five candidate sites in Germany or a neighboring country next month to build its 34 gigawatt-hour battery factory, … Read the rest
Oryx Vision, based out of Israel is developing object sensors for self-driving cars. On Tuesday, it announced that it had raised $50 million in a second funding round led by Third Point Ventures and Walden Riverwood Ventures (WRV).
Union Tech Ventures along side existing investors Bessemer Venture Partners, Maniv Mobility … Read the rest
Michigan continues to be one of the prime hubs for developing and strategizing the next generation cars and trucks. A major chunk of the tech going into these Self Driving cars are being sourced and developed from mid Michigan.
Of those developers, Nexteer Automotive; dealing with steering technology are closer … Read the rest
Well, we all know about the buzz revolving around self driving cars and it may not be too far away, before we witness a couple of them on the road. A recent private research stated that, consumers are also willing to splash out generously on this new technology.
On a … Read the rest