Monthly Archives: August 2018
The autonomous future is upon us, an HSBC piece notes, and resistance is not only futile but also unnecessary. An “AI-infused” vehicle is something that “makes your life easier, cheaper and safer,” the report gushed. Once you go autonomous, “one might never want to go back.” When this new wave of technological advancement hits, the […]
GM has picked up Strobe in an acqui-hire of the 11-member engineering team behind the startup’s LiDAR technology. The deal gives GM a crucial part of the autonomous driving puzzle: an inexpensive way for vehicles to see better in challenging conditions. Get Our Icahn eBook! Get our entire 10-part series on Carl Icahn and other […]
InvestorPlace – Stock Market News, Stock Advice & Trading Tips Alphabet Inc.’s Waymo is launching an educational campaign to support driverless car technology along with several other groups. The post Alphabet’s (GOOGL) Waymo to Advocate Self-Driving Car Safety appeared first on InvestorPlace.
InvestorPlace – Stock Market News, Stock Advice & Trading Tips BBRY stock is powered by software, and its QNX division demonstrated its autonomous car OS with a BlackBerry self-driving car. The post BlackBerry Ltd Just Put the First Self-Driving Car on Canadian Roads appeared first on InvestorPlace.
The legal battle between Uber and Waymo looks destined for a courtroom battle in December, based on today’s report that the ride-hailing firm has rejected the self-driving tech firm’s settlement offer. Waymo reportedly demanded more than $1 billion and a public apology from Uber Technologies. j_nnesk_sser / Pixabay Given the many problems facing the ride-haling […]
Despite fines from soccer’s governing body and a new law requiring respect for China’s anthem, fans in the semiautonomous city of Hong Kong keep booing.
At the GTC Europe 2017 on Tuesday, Nvidia unveiled a mega size platform for the autonomous vehicles. Dubbed as Pegasus, the super platform designed by Nvidia is the size of a car license plate and is equipped with the datacenter class processing power. Mizter_x94 / Pixabay Nvidia claims that Pegasus can run the Class 5 […]
InvestorPlace – Stock Market News, Stock Advice & Trading Tips In the latest driverless cars news, Ford has partnered up with Silicon Valley-based Autonomic to develop self-driving software for its cars. The post Self-Driving Cars News: Ford Teams Up With Autonomic appeared first on InvestorPlace.
With the deal, the nation’s largest automaker is snapping up a company with expertise in developing laser-based sensors that create high-definition images for autonomous vehicles.