Month: December 2018

UK's Leading Autonomous Vehicle Show

Jaguar Land Rover to attend and present at the Autonomous Vehicles Expo UK 2019

The Autonomous Vehicles Expo UK 2019 is pleased to announce Isabella Panella, Autonomous Driving – Systems Senior Manager at Jaguar Land Rover UK will be presenting at the event which runs 27th June at the International Centre, Telford. **Title:** Sensing, Machine Learning, Safety: The pillar of 2030 autonomous driving paradigm ———- **Abstract** The future of…
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18th December 2018 0

Schaeffler to showcase Space Drive as advance for autonomous driving

According to United Nations forecasts, two-thirds of the world’s population will be living in cities by 2050. To offer personal mobility to people living in places where space is at a premium, Schaeffler is working on technology concepts such as the Schaeffler Mover for which the technology group has developed new system solutions. The “Space…
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17th December 2018 0

Postmates plans rollout of autonomous delivery robots in US

Wheeled robo-containers called Serve headed first to LA Delivery biz Postmates on Tuesday showed off a wheeled robotic box named Serve that should soon start showing up in cities around the US, carrying goods for customers. The autonomous snack bin is expected to show up first in Los Angeles, city government permitting, and in other…
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14th December 2018 0

The Autonomous Car Is The Next Entertainment Frontier

Self-driving cars are an inevitability and will unlock the potential for cars to transform beyond a simple means of transport. In the not too distant future, drivers will find themselves with a great deal of free time in-car. Rather than having to focus on driving, time can be spent on working, being entertained, or simply relaxing.…
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13th December 2018 0

Companies unite on autonomous car OS to challenge Google

Toyota, LG and other concerns form foundation to develop open-source system TOKYO — Asian companies, including a Toyota Motor subsidiary and LG Electronics of South Korea, have joined hands with U.S. and European companies in the development of an “open source” operating system for autonomous driving cars. Some 20 companies and organizations have established an…
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12th December 2018 0

Ohio’s first autonomous shuttle available to public

Smart Circuit operates daily along the Scioto River Downtown. Ohio’s first self-driving shuttle opened to the public Monday. “It was excellent,” said Kayla Wilson, 20, who took a ride on the shuttle, called Smart Circuit. “I would definitely use it again.” Wilson documented her trip with pictures and videos, noting how the shuttle is a…
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11th December 2018 0

3 Under-the-Radar Driverless Car Companies

These self-driving vehicle players don’t grab headlines the same way other companies do, but investors should know what they’re up to in this fast-growing market. Autonomous vehicles will become more prevalent in the coming decades and technology companies and automakers are repositioning themselves to benefit from these machines and the $7 trillion passenger economy estimated…
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10th December 2018 0

Elon Musk’s Boring Company to unveil ‘fully road legal autonomous transport cars’

Elon Musk’s Boring Company has slightly delayed the launch of its first tunnel, but Musk said that it will also include the unveiling of ‘fully road legal autonomous transport cars’. The company said that it expects its first full system demonstration will be a short new tunnel and ‘loop’ to get to Dodger Stadium in 4…
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7th December 2018 0

North American robotics orders to non-automotive companies surge to new records

North American robot orders to non-automotive companies surged to record highs through the first nine months of 2018, according to Robotic Industries Association (RIA), the industry’s trade group. Traditionally, the automotive industry (OEMs and tier suppliers) has accounted for over 60% of the North American market, but that number is down to 52% through September,…
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6th December 2018 0

Wind River Teams with Renesas to Advance Autonomous Driving Applications

Wind River®, a leader in delivering IoT software for safety-critical domains including automotive, and Renesas Electronics Corporation are expanding their collaboration for connected, advanced driver assist systems, and autonomous driving programs, including plans to pre-validate Wind River software with the latest Renesas R-Car systems-on-chip (SoCs). Software from the Wind River automotive portfolio is currently available…
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5th December 2018 0