Monthly Archives: January 2018
Tesla stock jumped on Tuesday as oil prices surged and a report that Alphabet is refocusing its auto efforts surfaced. Analysts started to weigh in on the rumor that the Google parent is shifting away from fully developing its autonomous car and toward a service involving self-driving taxis and licensing the technology behind those taxis […]
TechCrunch Uber’s self-driving cars start picking up passengers in San FranciscoTechCrunchUber’s self-driving cars are making the move to San Francisco, in a new expansion of its pilot project with autonomous vehicles that will see Volvo SUVs outfitted with sensors and supercomputers begin picking up passengers in the city. The autonomous …You can hail a self-driving […]
Federal regulators on Tuesday announced a proposal that would see new cars forced to communicate with each other in the hopes of seriously reducing the amount of deaths on the nation’s roads that could be prevented given available and developing technology. iMAGE: Flickr V2V is the future? Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx held a conference call […]
InvestorPlaceInvestorPlace – Stock Market News, Stock Advice & Trading Tips Alphabet (GOOGL) isn’t giving up entirely on the driverless car, but it’s hedging its ambitions and likely will develop products with partners instead. The post Alphabet Inc (GOOGL) Scales Back Its Self-Driving Car Plans appeared first on InvestorPlace.
Google has refocused its autonomous driving efforts away from developing its vehicle without pedals and steering wheel, according to The Information. The search giant is said to be partnering with car-making companies to work on conventional cars with a view of releasing an autonomous ride-sharing service by the end of 2017. Image: Flickr Google scaling […]
In a letter to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) last month, Apple publicly acknowledged that it was working on an autonomous car. If you needed further proof about the so-called Apple car, the Cupertino company has just been granted a patent for an autonomous vehicle collision avoidance system that could become the backbone of […]
After years of secrecy, Apple has finally publicly acknowledged that it has joined the self-driving car race. In a letter to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) on November 22, the Cupertino company said it was making huge investments in developing a self-driving car. If the rumor mill is to be believed, the so-called […]
Delphi puts more emphasis on cameras, but lidar and radar are still on-board. At CES, Audis will show their stuff on a 6.5-mile urban loop, including tunnels where GPS doesn’t work. The post Hands-off the steering wheel with a Delphi-Mobileye autonomous test-drive appeared first on ExtremeTech.
InvestorPlaceInvestorPlace – Stock Market News, Stock Advice & Trading Tips IBM stock is booming, and with Watson, it’s likely to continue growing in the long-term, as it will enter the autonomous cars space. The post International Business Machine Corp.’s (IBM) Not-So-Secret Weapon: Watson appeared first on InvestorPlace.
Autonomous-drive kits (software, hardware, sensors) go to automakers in 2019. Self-driving cars arrive in 2021, says Delphi. And Intel wants to drive the entire system with current and next-generation processors. The post Chips, ahoy: Intel joins Delphi-Mobileye self-driving collaboration appeared first on ExtremeTech.