Canadian Driverless Companies Gearing Up For Hackers With ‘Nefarious’ Intent

Hollywood in the past, has already honed in on the potential risk of cars being hacked, with movies like The Fate of the Furious depicting super-villains sowing chaos by steering hundreds of hacked cars through New York City. But as movie makers let their imaginations run wild, manufacturers, governments and … Read the rest

Operations Kick Off At Beijing’s First Autonomous Vehicle Testing Area

China’s intelligent vehicle and smart transportation demonstration area in Haidian District of Beijing has kicked off its operations. This site is Beijing’s first closed arena for autonomous vehicle tests. Enterprises, such as BAIC BJEV, Foton Motor, Baidu, HiRain Technologies and Holomatic, have already conducted tests at the Haidian base.

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US Transportation Department Calls For A Summit On March 1st : Autonomous Cars

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

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Intel To Introduce Its 18-Core Xenon Chip For Self Driving Cars And IoT Technology

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.

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