16 octobre 2018

REAL TIME DRIVING RISK ASSESSMENT MODULE SafetyNex RECUDES ACCIDENT RATE BY 20%

REAL TIME DRIVING RISK ASSESSMENT MODULE SafetyNex RECUDES ACCIDENT RATE BY 20% SafetyNex is a XAI technology (eXplanable Artificial Inteligence : see DARPA research program) that compute in real time (example : 20 times by second) the risk that the driver is currently taking. . If driver is a human being, applications are :       . Vocal Driving Assistant : alert driver when risk rises too much, making driver slow down and avoid accident (reduces            accident rate by... [Lire la suite]

15 octobre 2018

Commentary: Are Autonomous Trucks Job Killers?

Commentary: Are Autonomous Trucks Job Killers? Autonomous trucks could potentially change the entire industry and it may affect trucking jobs first. Well, wrong to a point. And an important point, because amidst staged traffic on that highway, the Future Truck 2025 had limitations. It could indeed travel with no driver intervention without bumping into other vehicles, and the driver could indeed concentrate on his tablet to reserve a parking spot down the road. But there was lots it couldn’t do – like pass another truck or exit... [Lire la suite]
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14 octobre 2018

Jaguar Land Rover Recalls Three Models for Autonomous Braking System

Jaguar Land Rover Recalls Three Models for Autonomous Braking System Jaguar Land Rover North America, LLC, is recalling an estimated 86 2018 Land Rover Range Rover, Land Rover Range Rover Sport and Land Rover Discovery vehicles because the autonomous emergency braking (AEB) system may disable without warning the driver. Jaguar Land Rover North America, LLC, is recalling an estimated 86 2018 Land Rover Range Rover, Land Rover Range Rover Sport and Land Rover Discovery vehicles because the autonomous emergency braking (AEB) system... [Lire la suite]
13 octobre 2018

CEOs in Autonomous Vehicles with KCATA's Makinen

CEOs in Autonomous Vehicles with KCATA's Makinen Earlier this year at the ThinkTransit Conference, attendees were lucky enough to experience a demo of an autonomous vehicle. But, it wasn’t just attendees. Paul Comfort, VP of Business Development at Trapeze Group, took advantage of the opportunity and sat down with some of the top transit leaders to discuss autonomous vehicles. One of the most innovative CEOs in America and CEO of Kansas City Area Transportation Authority (KCATA), Robbie Makinen, joined Paul Comfort to discuss the... [Lire la suite]
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12 octobre 2018

Autonomous Trucks Need More than Self-Driving Tech to Become Reality

Autonomous Trucks Need More than Self-Driving Tech to Become Reality A panel discussion at the McLeod Software 2018 Users Conference explored autonomous vehicles, explaining that the Smart Truck as a Client is an important part of making self-driving trucks a reality in real-world logistics operations. How does a self-driving truck get dispatched? What happens when it breaks down? If a receiver keeps it sitting waiting to unload? When it encounters a four-way stop or a policeman directing traffic? These questions and more were... [Lire la suite]
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11 octobre 2018

Top 5 trends in connected cars

Top 5 trends in connected cars Distilling recent automotive market developments down to five essential things that will emerge as the most important underlying automotive industry trends associated with connectivity is a great challenge. But here are five key trends for connected cars that I see moving forward. 1) Browser on wheelsFirst and foremost, the car has become a browser on wheels. It is difficult to overstate this phenomenon, because it means nothing less than driving has become the equivalent of online search (an industry... [Lire la suite]
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10 octobre 2018

NEXYAD FREE SPACE DETECTION (RoadNex) : IN REAL TIME ON A REGULAR COMPUTER

NEXYAD FREE SPACE DETECTION (RoadNex) : IN REAL TIME ON A REGULAR COMPUTER NEXYAD proposes RoadNex that detects borders of the road with or without markings (important in cities and countryside), that also detects free space. All RoadNex features run in real time on a standard computer (even on a smartphone). Here is free space detection on a dirty road (real conditions ...)   To read and watch more : https://nexyad.net/Automotive-Transportation/NEXYAD_presentation.pdf
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10 octobre 2018

Advanced driver assistance systems

Advanced driver assistance systems Vehicle technologies and road casualty reduction Vehicle safety is a key strategy to address ambitious long-term and interim goals and targets as part of an integrated Safe System approach (See ERSO web text on Road Safety Management and Vehicle Safety). Secondary safety or crash protection technologies continue to deliver large savings; in the last few years, primary safety or crash avoidance technologies have started to contribute to casualty reduction and hold potentially large future promise.... [Lire la suite]
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09 octobre 2018

Automotive Industry: Radar is Part of the ADAS, Autonomous Driving Revolution

Automotive Industry: Radar is Part of the ADAS, Autonomous Driving Revolution n its latest report, "Radar Technologies for Automotive 2018," Yole Développement (Yole) investigated radar’s various evolution trends as well as its ecosystem and supply chain. Yole positions radar as a key technology for automotive sensing, with an increasing penetration rate. The use of electronic components in automotive is exploding, as OEMs and Tier-1s focus heavily on the ADAS (Advanced Driver Assistance System) to deliver safer cars and... [Lire la suite]
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08 octobre 2018

Facebook forces Admiral to pull plan to price car insurance based on posts

Facebook forces Admiral to pull plan to price car insurance based on posts Insurer withdraws initiative with hours to go as privacy campaigners criticise ‘intrusive’ attempt to analyse users’ data. Admiral has been forced to scrap plans to use Facebook posts to analyse the personalities of car owners and set the price of their insurance after the social media company said the scheme breached its privacy rules. In an embarrassing U-turn, the insurance firm pulled the product less than two hours before it was due to... [Lire la suite]
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