31 mars 2019

Co-operative Systems for Road Safety “Smart Vehicles on Smart Roads”

Co-operative Systems for Road Safety “Smart Vehicles on Smart Roads” Project type: Integrated Project (IP) 4th IST call of the 6th European Framework Program (*) Consortium : 51 partners (from 12 European countries) OEM ( trucks, cars, motorcycles) ROAD OPERATORS SUPPLIERS RESEARCH INSTITUTES UNIVERSITIES Promoted by: EUCAR Timeframe: 1/2006 – 12/2009 Overall Cost Budget : 38 M€ (European Commission funding 20.5M€) IP coordinator : Roberto Brignolo C.R.F. (FIAT RESEARCH CENTER – Italy) To prevent road accidents developing a “Safety... [Lire la suite]
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30 mars 2019

Artificial intelligence as auto companies’ new engine of value

Artificial intelligence as auto companies’ new engine of value What opportunities does AI open up for mobility, and how can OEMs capture them in the short and long run? For more than two years now, the automotive industry has been talking about four disruptive and mutually reinforcing major trends—autonomous driving, connectivity, electrification, and shared mobility. These trends are expected to fuel growth within the market for mobility, change the rules of the mobility sector, and lead to a shift from traditional to... [Lire la suite]
29 mars 2019

ULTIMATE GUIDE TO SELF-DRIVING CARS

ULTIMATE GUIDE TO SELF-DRIVING CARS Highlights: The debate on the timeline of fully autonomous vehicles traveling on US highways rages on, with the optimists in the industry predicting initial applications to begin as early as 2019 and the skeptics questioning whether 2035 is a realistic launch date. Experts agree that self-driving cars present the auto insurance industry with major challenges, but also with significant near-term opportunities. The greatest potential of automated vehicles in the short term will derive from the... [Lire la suite]
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28 mars 2019

Ducati Advanced Rider Assistance System (ARAS)- All you need to know

Ducati Advanced Rider Assistance System (ARAS)- All you need to know The world is becoming unpredictable. It's not just the constant worry of future, which disturbs my sleep nowadays, but also the upcoming intervention of robots in our everyday lives. Soon we will be facing the dawn of automation era, our computers, our cars, our toasters will have a brain of their own which will judge what is right for us. For everything in the world, I am ready to have an automation, because the fewer decisions I need to make for myself, the... [Lire la suite]
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27 mars 2019

NEXYAD INTERVIEW ON MMA CAR INSURANCE WEB NEWS : ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE AND SAFETYNEX

NEXYAD INTERVIEW ON MMA CAR INSURANCE WEB NEWS : ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE AND SAFETYNEX French company NEXYAD were interviewed by the French insurer MMA about Artificial Intelligence and Road Safety and explained their system SafetyNex Link : https://www.zerotracas.mma/news/469620/l-intelligence-artificielle-au-service-de-la-securite-routiere.htm
26 mars 2019

Telematics trends in the UK

Telematics trends in the UK Usage of telematics is growing quickly in the UK, targeting young drivers and addressing some of the issues created by the new EU gender directive. What is telematics insurance? Telematics insurance requires the installation of a device on the vehicle, commonly called a “Black Box”. This device communicates with on board instruments to monitor a series of parameters like hours of the day when the vehicle is driven, the distance driven, they type of roads where the car is driven and the speed of the... [Lire la suite]
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25 mars 2019

New Tesla software to offer 'full' autonomy, Musk says

New Tesla software to offer 'full' autonomy, Musk says An update to Tesla's Autopilot software coming in August will enable "full self-driving features" for the automaker's electric cars, chief executive Elon Musk says. Musk's comments come amid a race by automakers and tech firms to roll out fully autonomous vehicles, but also rising concerns about the safety of robotic systems. The Tesla founder made the disclosure in a Twitter conversation, responding to a user who complained about issues with Autopilot, which is currently... [Lire la suite]
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24 mars 2019

Yamaha’s autonomous motorcycle-riding humanoid robot

Yamaha’s autonomous motorcycle-riding humanoid robot What makes the MOTOBOT project unique is its approach to completely automated operation. Unlike the current methods used for automobile self-driving systems, which have progressed in recent years, the aim is for a humanoid robot to operate a vehicle unmodified for autonomous use. Based on data for vehicle speed, engine rpm, machine attitude, etc., MOTOBOT will control its six actuators* to autonomously operate the vehicle. Going forward, technology for machine position... [Lire la suite]
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23 mars 2019

Australian miner Fortescue says two driverless trucks involved in low-speed incident

Australian miner Fortescue says two driverless trucks involved in low-speed incident Australian iron ore miner Fortescue said on Friday that one of its driverless trucks, traveling at low speed, ran into another that was parked at its remote Western Australian operations in an incident earlier this week.   An autonomous truck readies to pick up a load of iron ore at Australia's Fortescue Metals Group (FMG) Chichester Hub, which includes the Christmas Creek iron ore mine, in the Pilbara region, located southeast of the... [Lire la suite]
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22 mars 2019

Recent winter weather-related accidents should serve as a cautionary tale

Recent winter weather-related accidents should serve as a cautionary tale The sheer number of car accidents in Michigan this week should be a reminder to us all that we need to exercise great caution when driving in the winter Throughout this past week, Michigan has been hammered with ice, snow, and dangerously low temperatures. Winter has certainly returned to our state. Unfortunately, with the weather being as hazardous as it’s been, we have heard countless reports of weather-related auto accidents. In fact, if you’ve not... [Lire la suite]
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