30 septembre 2016

ADVANCED DRIVER ASSISTANCE SYSTEMS FOR TRUCKS

ADVANCED DRIVER ASSISTANCE SYSTEMS FOR TRUCKS Advanced Driver Assistance Systems (ADASs) are today becoming increasingly common in the market. This also applies to trucks, in particular. In order to quantify the effects of ADASs on truck accidents in Germany, a comprehensive study was performed, using third-party vehicle claims involving personal injury and a total claim value of at least €15,000. This study is based on a total of 443 truck accidents. Statistical methods were used to extrapolate these accidents up to 18,467 claims.... [Lire la suite]

29 septembre 2016

Visit NEXYAD on the BMW booth at Mondial de l'Auto in Paris / Visitez NEXYAD sur le stand BMW au mondial de l'auto

Visit NEXYAD on the BMW booth at Mondial de l'Auto in Paris / Visitez NEXYAD sur le stand BMW au mondial de l'auto   ----------------------->    Le 5 Octobre 2016 / 2016 October 5th !!!    <--------------   If you want an invitation, please contact NEXYAD : sales@nexyad.net For press, reception is from 12:00 to 2:00 pm NEXYAD will present their SafetyNex App that completely changes the world of automotive, as it reduces by 20% road accident rate (reference :... [Lire la suite]
28 septembre 2016

Google demos Self-Driving cars during SXSW weekend

Google demos Self-Driving cars during SXSW weekend Google brought models of its self-driving cars to SXSW to be tested and get consumer opinion, with Mayors from across the country checking the cars out as well. “This is so important for the country. We have so many challenges in front of us and the way we’re going to address those challenges is through innovation. Bringing technology and working together to try and solve them,” said Chris Urmson, the director of Google’s Self-Driving cars. Urmson has been working on the idea since... [Lire la suite]
27 septembre 2016

NEXYAD was at BMW startup GARAGE in MUNICH

NEXYAD was at BMW startup GARAGE in MUNICH NEXYAD was at the BMW Startup GARAGE. Impressive and interesting. BMW developed a true program to use as easiest as possible innovations coming from startups. read more : http://nexyad.net/Automotive-Transportation/?p=2692 NEXYAD is member of MOVEO Groupement ADAS.
26 septembre 2016

Research and Markets: Advanced Driver Assistance Systems (ADAS) Market Analysis 2015-2020 - By Modules

Research and Markets: Advanced Driver Assistance Systems (ADAS) Market Analysis 2015-2020 - By Modules (ACC, TPMS, BSD, LDWS, FCMS, AEB); Sensors (Image, RADAR, Laser) & Vehicle (Passenger, LCV, HCV) Advanced Driver Assistance System (ADAS) have been one of the remarkable breakthroughs in designing applications for advanced safety in automobiles. ADAS is an array of systems and subsystems that incorporates electronic components such as sensors, microcontrollers and software under one roof. The sensors installed in the driver... [Lire la suite]
25 septembre 2016

Renault-Nissan to Hire 300 in Bid to Lure Silicon Valley Talent

Renault-Nissan to Hire 300 in Bid to Lure Silicon Valley Talent The Renault-Nissan alliance will begin hiring at least 300 tech experts this month, becoming the latest carmakers to try to lure workers away from Silicon Valley. Most recruits will be software engineers with experience in vehicle connectivity and mobility services, a category that includes car-sharing, the alliance said. They will join a team led by Ogi Redzic, 45, an executive from Nokia Oyj’s former HERE maps unit hiredin January to lead... [Lire la suite]

24 septembre 2016

Autonomous Cars Will Require a Totally New Kind of Map

Autonomous Cars Will Require a Totally New Kind of Map AS THE VEHICLE navigated the labyrinthine streets of London and headed for the countryside of Surrey with uncommon speed, the passengers must have felt a bit unnerved. Having selected their destination, they’d relinquished control. They had no communication with the driver, but they could check their progress on a map. The map must have been reassuring, says Peter Skillman, lead designer for Nokia HERE, the maps division the Finnish communications company. Skillman... [Lire la suite]
23 septembre 2016

SafetyNex App may reduce road accident rate by 20%

SafetyNex App may reduce road accident rate by 20% I - ONBOARD TELEMATICS AND AUTO INSURANCE : REMINDER   Onboard telematics now can measure behavior of a driver, and therefore, car insurers have early started this adventure of connected car, more or less successfully.   The simplest applications that have been deployed are: . locate stolen vehicles . measure the usage of the driver, and in particular the number of kilometers traveled in order to propose adaptive pricing (vehicle   that always stays in a... [Lire la suite]
22 septembre 2016

How the Future of Driverless Trucks Will Disrupt the Global Economy (DDAIF, VLKAY)

How the Future of Driverless Trucks Will Disrupt the Global Economy (DDAIF, VLKAY)   Recently, about a dozen trucks from major manufacturers including Volvo, Daimler AG (OTC: DDAIF) and Volkswagen (OTCMKTS: VLKAY) completed a week of autonomous driving across Europe, to take part in the European Truck Platooning Challenge, organized by the Dutch government as one of biggest events for its 2016 presidency of the European Union.   Truck “platooning” involves a few trucks linked wirelessly that... [Lire la suite]
21 septembre 2016

Enhancing safety

Enhancing safety Transport is increasing and safety is becoming even more important. Ninety percent of accidents are caused by driver error. So to handle difficult traffic situations in the future our researchers are working to make vehicles smarter than ever before, helping the driver to avoid potentially dangerous situations. Today's Advanced Driver Assistance Systems (ADAS) include, for example, warning systems and driver awareness support. In most cases the driver is simply warned when something is wrong. Tomorrow's smart... [Lire la suite]