Mercedes Benz seem to have progressed with a certain segment of their vision, for autonomous cars. Earlier this year the company had announced plans to develop a self-driving, car-sharing system with fully autonomous vehicles geared towards city living. True to their word, the German Automaker announced, that their Smart Vision … Read the rest
Way off the line, Cognitive Technologies- a Russian Tech Company has figured its way to embed the autonomous / driverless tech into a Farm Harvester. A pure genius way to leverage the technology into something that’s remarkable and profoundly transform an entire industry.
The company worked its way to make … Read the rest
As we draw near to the future of fully autonomous cars, technology has been sparking its way to provide users with top end products. On that note, the LIDAR tech used in autonomous cars has been under the radar. LIDAR platforms, originally developed for the military and defense industry has … Read the rest
Here’s a list of all the major auto manufacturing companies that are in the quest towards the Autonomous Future;
Read more about each of the companies plan and operation model for the coming year … Read the rest
A group of researchers have worked their way to create, micro vehicles that are not for the benefit of driving, but for future drug delivery. These microscopic vehicles can navigate on its own and can aid in the smart delivery of drugs to cancerous tumors.
The breakthrough could prove to … Read the rest
Internet giant Tencent Holdings has formed an alliance with a clutch of industry players including Beijing Automotive Group (BAIC) to ramp up development and tech transfer of artificial intelligence (AI) that is used in autonomous driving. The partnership doesn’t restrict itself to just support the research for self-driving but also … Read the rest
In yet another jolt for autonomous / connected cars, a team of researchers demonstrated a major hackable flaw– in the Controller Area Network (CAN) bus standard – that could enable a Denial of Service (DoS) attack on safety systems including brakes, airbags and power steering. With CAN essentially being the … Read the rest
Taking inspiration from Apple’s iTunes, Tesla looks all set to launch its new music streaming service known as ‘TTunes.’ With images of the new software surfacing on Tesla’s blog Electrek, the curiosity has been building up. The software shows the option to listen to the TuneIn internet radio channel, music … Read the rest
In a recent Cambridge TEDX talk, Iyad Rahman (Associate Professor of Media Arts & Sciences at the MIT Media Lab) demonstrated and highlighted the importance of the decisions, that driverless cars will have to make. According to The Department of Transport, approximately 35,000 people died from car accidents in the … Read the rest
The idea to use primarily aluminum for Model S and Model X was a decision aimed at saving some weight for those rather large vehicles. Tesla’s ~1,000 lbs battery pack gives a boost to their vehicle’s weights and the automaker aimed to compensate with a lighter chassis.
At first glance, … Read the rest