23 février 2017

Groupement ADAS : NEXYAD in French News (JDN) with SafetyNex and the award PME Championne de MOVEO

Groupement ADAS : NEXYAD in French News (JDN) with SafetyNex and the award PME Championne de MOVEO "La start-up yvelinoise Nexyad a aussi tapé dans l'œil du pôle grâce à SafetyNex, une application mobile qui estime en temps réel le risque de conduite. Elle alerte vocalement le conducteur avant un danger pour qu'il puisse ralentir, avec la promesse d'une réduction de 20% du nombre d'accident, et enregistre les profils d'usages et de risque des utilisateurs. Lauréate du BMW Tech Date en 2016, Nexyad s'adresse aux constructeurs et... [Lire la suite]

22 février 2017

Detecting hypovigilance, fatigue, and distraction with the NEXYAD real time driving risk assessment SafetyNex

Detecting hypovigilance, fatigue, and distraction with the NEXYAD real time driving risk assessment SafetyNex SafetyNex estimates driving risk in real time. The approach is to estimate if the driving behaviour (speed and acceleration) are appropriate or inappropriate to the infrastructure difficulty : on a disused airport, high speed and aggressive behaviour is not dangerous, although it is in front on a school, or approaching a narrow curve, etc ... read more :... [Lire la suite]
21 février 2017

Shared mobility: Global market for shared vehicles and mobility offerings to grow as much as 35 percent a year through 2020

Shared mobility: Global market for shared vehicles and mobility offerings to grow as much as 35 percent a year through 2020 Usage is replacing ownership – This change in consumer habits is set to transform the private transportation of the future. The world of shared mobility, where vehicles are shared and mobility offerings used jointly, will see rising revenues and growing customer numbers in the period through 2020. The Roland Berger experts anticipate annual growth rates of up to 35 percent in the new business fields around car,... [Lire la suite]
20 février 2017

IMPLEMENTING HUMAN FACTORS WITHIN THE DESIGN PROCESS OF ADVANCED DRIVER ASSISTANCE SYSTEMS (ADAS)

IMPLEMENTING HUMAN FACTORS WITHIN THE DESIGN PROCESS OF ADVANCED DRIVER ASSISTANCE SYSTEMS (ADAS) The emerging trend in driver support systems is aimed at reducing requirements placed on the driver. By equipping vehicles with sensors, navigation and motion planning, the driving task is shared between human actors and the supporting assistance systems. Ultimately, by adding and improving cognition and control techniques, this could lead to autonomous vehicles in which the driving task is controlled by the vehicle and the... [Lire la suite]
19 février 2017

IoT Insurance: Trends in Home, Life & Auto Insurance Industries

IoT Insurance: Trends in Home, Life & Auto Insurance Industries IoT in Auto Insurance Many auto insurance companies are starting to use the IoT, largely through connected cars, to track drivers' habits in real time. This practice has become known as usage-based insurance (UBI) and has surged in popularity in the last two years. According to a 2015 Nielsen survey, 20% of U.S. households took part in a UBI plan, up from 13% in 2014. BI Intelligence expects 35% of insured U.S. drivers to test one of these policies in 2021. By... [Lire la suite]
18 février 2017

Migration of ADAS from Passenger Cars towards Heavy Truck and Military Applications

Migration of ADAS from Passenger Cars towards Heavy Truck and Military Applications Advanced Driver Assistant Systems (ADAS) features currently available in the passenger car domain include Adaptive Cruise Control (ACC), Blind Spot Detection (BSD), Lane Departure Warning (LDW), Lane Change Assist (LCA), Lane Keeping Control (LKC) and Automatic Parking Assist (APA).  Manufacturers of heavy trucks (for example, class 8 tractor-trailer trucks), mass transit buses and military vehicles are also developing ADAS features. In fact,... [Lire la suite]

17 février 2017

European Fleet Market expected to double by 2020

European Fleet Market expected to double by 2020 A new research report from Berg Insight shows that the number of vehicle subscriptions in the European fleet management market will double from todays 5.3 million(Q4, 2015) to 10.6 million subscribers by 2020. European companies operating commercial vehicles and heavy machinery fleets are embracing the digital age like never before. The trend is clear; they are moving away from manual, time consuming solutions and towards digital, paperless solutions.   A new report from... [Lire la suite]
16 février 2017

Newsletter of NEXYAD : ADAS, road detection, driving risk assessment, and review of the CES 2017 in Las Vegas

Newsletter of NEXYAD : ADAS, road detection, driving risk assessment, and review of the CES 2017 in Las Vegas Headlines : . NEXYAD review of CES 2017 in Las Vegas : focus on driverless, sensors, and ADAS. Example of typical SafetyNex driving risk profiles. SafetyNex driving risk profiles analysis (a full paper). NEXYAD new award : Champion SME (PME championne) of MOV'EO. Interview of MOV'EO and NEXYAD on radio. New update for RoadNex (road detection module) Read more : http://nexyad.net/Automotive-Transportation/?p=3596
15 février 2017

Google’s self-driving cars will hit public roads this month

Google’s self-driving cars will hit public roads this month We weren’t sure how this year’s North American International Auto Show was going to fare considering all of the car news at CES 2017 last week, but the Detroit show got off to a big start on Sunday. Waymo, the new company formed when Google spun off its autonomous car division in 2016, announced that its first fleet of self-driving minivans will hit public roads later this month. Read more... [Lire la suite]
14 février 2017

15 data and analytics trends that will dominate 2017

15 data and analytics trends that will dominate 2017   Along with social, mobile and cloud, analytics and associated data technologies have earned a place as one of the core disruptors of the digital age. 2016 saw big data technologies increasingly leveraged to power business intelligence. Here's what 2017 holds in store for the data and analytics space. John Schroeder, executive chairman and founder of MapR Technologies, predicts the following six trends will dominate data and analytics in 2017: Artificial... [Lire la suite]