28 avril 2016

Toward the autonomous bus

  The Rise of the Robo-BusThe world is getting excited about autonomous cars, in addition to the application of autonomous driving technology to cars there are many opportunities in heavy duty vehicles. A major example of this is the humble bus, the back bone of our public transport infrastructure.https://www.linkedin.com  
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28 avril 2016

Autonomous vehicle tests in France

  Autonomous Car: tests will take place on the roads of France European Transport ministers, including French Alain Vidal, want to go further in testing the car without a driver. It is a privilege for now reserved to a few specialists who will soon be open to the uninitiated. "The next step in the testing of autonomous vehicle, is to give the wheel to lambdas users. Read more in french : http://www.journaldunet.com  
28 avril 2016

CONNECTED CAR GUIDE

CONNECTED CAR GUIDE Advanced driver assistance systems Advanced driver assistance systems (ADAS) are additional electronic systems in motor vehicles supporting the driver in certain driving situations. They often focus on safety aspects or on increased driving convenience. Automated driving Automated driving describes the autonomous operation of a computer-controlled vehicle in road traffic. An autonomous vehicle is one that navigates independently (that is, without support from human beings). Such vehicles use various... [Lire la suite]
27 avril 2016

Driverless cars are soon a reality

  The autonomous vehicle seems engaged on a fast track. For years, the driving assistance devices were preparing the ground. Today, the development of a fully autonomous vehicle - a robot equipped with analytical and management capabilities without human intervention - becomes a credible medium-term perspective. Read more in french: http://www.strategie.gouv.fr  
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27 avril 2016

Renault unveils its autonomous car-centric user experience

  The French manufacturer also announced at the EU summit on the vehicle without a driver it would introduce before 2020 autonomous features in its vehicles. Two years it was overdue. Renault finally emerges from his workshop a first autonomous car adorned for public roads, having unveiled the concept car and connected autonomous Next Two in 2014. Read more in french : http://www.journaldunet.com  
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27 avril 2016

How Trust Influences Adoption: Creating Human-Centered Autonomous Vehicles

How Trust Influences Adoption: Creating Human-Centered Autonomous Vehicles   David R. Garcia, University of Central Florida   As vehicle manufacturers race to create consumer vehicles with autonomous features, there are many human factors issues that must be addressed. Namely, issues that contribute to how humans trust vehicles with autonomous features, and how this trust relates to the adoption of these types of vehicles. Choi & Ji (2015) identified the need to further research the roles system transparency,... [Lire la suite]
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26 avril 2016

The HMI for Automated Vehicle Report 2015-16

The HMI for Automated Vehicle Report 2015-16 Industry Overview The report looks into the role of HMI in facilitating driver engagement, car-to-driver communication and car-to-driver takeover of control. This is key for two main reasons: As the autonomous technology is not ready to handle all driving conditions, the driver will be required to take control in certain situations, hence HMI and the User Interface are crucial to ensure the driver’s contextual awareness (i.e. keep the driver/user engaged enough in the driving task and... [Lire la suite]
24 avril 2016

Rollkers skates designed to help you 'walk twice as fast'

Rollkers skates designed to help you 'walk twice as fast' Have you ever strolled along a moving walkway and thought to yourself: "if only I could always walk this fast"? Well Rollkers has just the thing for you. At CES in Las Vegas, the company is showing off what it calls the first "electronic under shoe", which allows you to walk up to twice as fast as you can do using the traditional leg-only method. The somewhat bizzare rollerskate-type shoes is still at concept stage, but WIRED.co.uk took a look at a prototype to try and... [Lire la suite]
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23 avril 2016

5 Connected Car Trends Affecting Every OEM

5 Connected Car Trends Affecting Every OEM For the first time in history, true connected cars are becoming a reality. According to Telefonica’s Connected Car Industry Report 2014, “The connected car will achieve mass-market penetration in the next few years: the overall number of vehicles with built-in connectivity will increase from 10% of the overall market today to 90% by 2020.” OEMs and Tier 1 suppliers are making our cars smarter than ever before, enhancing the driving experience with infotainment, safety, and security... [Lire la suite]
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22 avril 2016

European Commission vision on mobility in urban traffic

European Commission vision on mobility in urban traffic The EU recognises that urban transport plays a fundamental role in meeting the objectives of economic competitiveness, social cohesion and sustainable growth. In accordance with the subsidiarity principle, the EU is supporting local governments in tackling mobility issues which form common patterns across Europe. Demand for passenger and freight transport is constantly increasing in cities and towns, contributing to congestion, pollution, and traffic accidents. Combating... [Lire la suite]