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Better than a pair of eyes: Bosch camera with AI for driver assistance and automated driving

Bosch aims to be the market leader for camera technology Harald Kroeger: “We want to make cars better drivers than people.” For reliable object recognition, Bosch camera takes unique multi-path approach. AI designed by Bosch: camera improves legacy driver assistance systems and extends their application range. Stuttgart, Germany, and Yokohama, Japan – Automated driving technology…
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19th September 2019 0

Here’s how we can build public trust in self-driving vehicles!

The automotive industry is undergoing an extraordinary transformation. The future of transport looks to be electric; highly automated; and – increasingly – shared. This transformation is ambitious, and this ambition is very welcome. In mobility, we can impact billions of people’s lives for the better. We can save countless numbers of lives. We can improve…
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12th September 2019 0

Japan To Let Autonomous Cars Roam Around Its Streets Before 2020 Olympics

Japan will allow dozens of autonomous vehicles to freely roam around streets near competition areas prior to the 2020 Tokyo Olympics. Bloomberg reports that the local government is working alongside car manufacturers such as Toyota and Nissan to roll out self-driving cars on its streets for a week before the games commence next July. Japan…
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11th September 2019 0

Top 5 autonomous driving systems in the world

The concept of autonomous driving has been around for a very long time. Today, almost every car manufacturer produces some sort of self-driving car, but only a few of them are developing systems that in the future will do not need human drivers to take control to operate the vehicle. With more self-driving cars hitting…
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5th September 2019 0

Now Holo’ing the streets of Tallinn

Holo is moving mobility forward, for good. Founded in Copenhagen in 2016, Holo was established to create the mobility service of the future. Today Holo is moving riders in pilot projects across the Nordics and the Baltics. Using autonomous technology, Holo meets the rider’s need for free mobility – while making the most of collective…
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4th September 2019 0

Do Drivers Really Want To Give Up Driving?

A leading research firm has confirmed this week what many nay-sayers to autonomous vehicles have long suspected. People don’t really want tech that drives the cars for them. J.D. Power and Associates’ annual technology experience study shows a high percentage of drivers today so dissatisfied with techs like lane-centring and other driver-assistance alerts that they…
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2nd September 2019 0

Five Ways Self-Driving Cars Will Change Our Laws

Highly automated vehicles are on the road, but we lack federal laws governing their use. Personal injury lawyer Robert Hamparyan examines the patchwork regulations across the country and predicts five ways these new vehicles will change our road laws. With the advent of self-driving cars, suddenly, it seems we’re not so far from the futuristic…
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29th August 2019 0

The Future For Self Driving Cars and Robotaxi’s

Imagine a scene from the near-future: You get dropped off downtown by a driver-less car. You slam the door and head into your office or appointment. But then where does the autonomous vehicle go? It’s a question that cities would be wise to consider now. Self-driving cars may be on the roads within the next…
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28th August 2019 0

The robo racing cars accelerating driverless tech

Johannes Betz is not your typical racing car driver. For a start, he doesn’t get in the vehicle – it’s driverless. As a post-doctoral researcher, he is in charge of the Technical University of Munich’s entry in the Roborace motorsport competition, now in its first competitive season. All these cars are electric and self-driving. “We…
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27th August 2019 0

Meet Tesla’s self-driving car computer and its two AI brains

Tesla’s in-house chip is 21 times faster than the older Nvidia model Tesla used. And each car’s computer has two for safety. Designing your own chips is hard. But Tesla, one of the most aggressive developers of autonomous vehicle technology, thinks it’s worth it. The company revealed details Tuesday about how it fine-tuned its AI chip…
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22nd August 2019 0