13 octobre 2020

Inaugural Consumer Mobility report by Motional

Motional, a global leader in driverless technology,  released the inaugural Motional Consumer Mobility Report, a survey and report examining Americans’ perception and understanding of driverless vehicles. The report revealed several key themes. Safety First : Establishing confidence with consumers requires demonstrating the exceptional safety and reliability of self-driving vehicles. COVID-19 Redefines Transportation Safety: 83% of Americans agree that access to safe, clean transportation is a public health... [Lire la suite]

12 octobre 2020

TomTom Launches RoadCheck

TomTom (TOM2), the leading independent location technology specialist,  launched TomTom RoadCheck, a pioneering product for automated vehicles that allows carmakers to decide where it is safe for drivers to activate their vehicles’ automated driving functions. Safe automated driving is not always possible during periods of adverse weather, in tunnels, and in changing environments, such as during roadworks. RoadCheck enables carmakers to use TomTom’s high definition (HD) map data to define the operational design... [Lire la suite]
11 octobre 2020

10 Robotaxi Services — Existing & Planned

The number of existing or near-term robotaxi services has just multiplied rapidly, and sort of sprung itself on us in a surprising way. Here is a quick rundown of the services in place today or coming soon. read more : 10 Robotaxi Services - Existing & PlannedI cover self-driving vehicles and robotaxis quite frequently as part of this job. In fact, I think we were using the term "robotaxi" before I saw it used by any other media outlet, and certainly before it had become an industry norm.https://cleantechnica.com ... [Lire la suite]
09 octobre 2020

Why Wasn't Uber Charged in a Fatal Self-Driving Car Crash?

THE SAFETY DRIVER behind the wheel of a self-driving Uber that  struck and killed a woman in 2018 has been charged with a crime. Prosecutors in Maricopa County, Arizona, Tuesday said the driver, Rafaela Vasquez, has been indicted for criminal negligence. But Uber, her employer and the company that built the automated system involved in the fatal collision, won’t face charges. The attorney for neighboring Yavapai County declined to prosecute Uber last year, writing in a letter that the office found... [Lire la suite]
08 octobre 2020

Autonomous Vehicle Market will Garner Growth 63.5% by 2027

The global autonomous vehicle market demand was estimated to be around 6.5 thousand units in the year 2019 and expected to witness a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 63.5% during the forecast period 2020 to 2027. View Report@ https://www.precedenceresearch.com/autonomous-vehicle-market Vehicles that sense its environment and operate without human involvement are termed as autonomous cars. An autonomous vehicle utilizes a completely automated driving system that allows the vehicle to respond accordingly to the external... [Lire la suite]
07 octobre 2020

New Arm technologies enable safety-capable computing solutions for an autonomous future

Arm unveiled new computing solutions to accelerate autonomous decision-making with safety capability across automotive and industrial applications. The new suite of IP includes the Arm® Cortex®-A78AE CPU, Arm Mali™-G78AE GPU, and Arm Mali-C71AE ISP, engineered to work together in combination with supporting software, tools and system IP to enable silicon providers and OEMs to design for autonomous workloads. These products will be deployed in a range of applications, from enabling more intelligence and configurability in smart... [Lire la suite]

06 octobre 2020

Lyft Talked to Bosch About Self-Driving Car Partnership, Investment

Lyft CEO Logan Green. Photo credit: JD Lasica on Flickr, under Creative Commons license  Ride-hailing company Lyft has held talks with Bosch, the German engineering multinational, concerning a self-driving technology partnership between both companies that could lead to an investment from Bosch, according to a report [paywall] from The Information. According to The Information, Lyft has considered selling a stake in its self-driving division to an outside company such as Bosch, which... [Lire la suite]
05 octobre 2020

Can We Speed up The Road to Full Autonomy?

    For the past few years, there’s been an unending parade of news, hype and enthusiasm about the introduction of self-driving cars with full autonomy. Autonomous vehicles promise to deliver a range of benefits, including reduced travel time, improved passenger experience and perhaps most importantly, improved safety. To be clear, it’s no longer a question of whether we will see self-driving cars en masse; it’s a question of when. But as the timeline for fully autonomous vehicles keeps getting pushed further out,... [Lire la suite]
02 octobre 2020

C-V2X Demonstration - focus on emergency electronic brake light, stationary vehicle warning (FCA, Continental, Qualcomm)

Thanks to #CV2X, vehicles are notified almost in real time when the car ahead suddenly brakes, allowing drivers to react in time and reducing the risk of accidents. #5GMobility  
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01 octobre 2020

Cabin Monitoring: More Human Sensor Research & Rear Passenger Radar Alerts

Eyesight Technologies, an AI computer vision solutions leader, and Ariel University, one of Israel’s leading national research universities, today announced an ongoing collaboration on the university’s “Mobile Laboratory” (M-Lab). The collaboration is part of Ariel University’s wider study, and will provide Eyesight Technologies with unique datasets to study the state of drivers behind the wheel. The M-Lab test vehicle is equipped with Eyesight Technologies Driver Sense, a driver monitoring system which provides the lab... [Lire la suite]