Alibaba Group Holding Ltd will set up a dedicated chip subsidiary and aims to launch its first self-developed AI inference chip in the second half of 2019 that could be used for autonomous driving, smart cities and logistics.
German luxury vehicle maker BMW AG plans more deals with mining companies to secure electric vehicle battery materials, and is open to forming alliances to share the costs of developing autonomous-vehicle systems, the automaker’s research and development chief told Reuters.
It’s one of the hottest topics in technology, and soon to be a reality if some manufacturers are to be believed – but how will a future of self-driving cars help to line our pockets? Get The Timeless Reading eBook in PDF Get the entire 10-part series on Timeless Reading in PDF. Save it to […]
Image Credit: MacRumors / YouTube video (screenshot) In the first-ever reported instance of an Apple car crash, a Nissan Leaf rear-ended an Apple Lexus SUV. Apple disclosed the crash in a report to the California Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV), blaming the human driver rather than its own technology for the crash. How the Apple car […]
It’s happening right now… Self-driving vehicles are on American roads. Hundreds of them are driving around Arizona as you read this article. Get The Timeless Reading eBook in PDF Get the entire 10-part series on Timeless Reading in PDF. Save it to your desktop, read it on your tablet, or email to your colleagues. Q2 […]
Toyota Motor Corp will invest $500 million in Uber to jointly work on developing self-driving cars, a source familiar with the matter said on Monday, a bid by both companies to catch up to rivals in the hotly competitive autonomous driving businesses.
Lyft has completed more than 5,000 self-driving rides through its ride-hailing app, the company said on Tuesday, as it aims to become a serious competitor in autonomous driving while its biggest rival, Uber, retrenches.
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Image Credit: MacRumors / YouTube video (screenshot) Apple surpassed the trillion dollar valuation only a few days ago. Its massive success so far was driven by the iPhone, iPad, and services business. Wall Street analysts have been wondering how Apple will get to the next trillion dollars. The most respected Apple analyst Ming-Chi Kuo of […]
Image: Game Screenshot Apple’s Project Titan has suffered many setbacks in the last few years ranging from the lack of focus to lack of expertise in the automobile market. The so-called Apple car seems to be taking shape slowly nonetheless. The Cupertino company remains tight-lipped about its automobile ambitions, but a recent patent application filed by the company in […]