07 septembre 2016

Modification profonde du métier de l’assurance auto. Apport de l’App smartphone SafetyNex dans ce contexte global.

Modification profonde du métier de l’assurance auto. Apport de l’App smartphone SafetyNex dans ce contexte global. par NEXYAD   1 – Rôle de l’assureur L’idée d’assurance serait apparue à l’occasion des premiers grands voyages maritimes, et l’apparition « moderne » de l’assurance est généralement datée du 19ème siècle. Le principe de l’assurance est le suivant : si les accidents sont rares (comparativement au nombre d’occurrences : de voyages, de trajets automobile, etc.), une idée simple et prudente consiste alors à «... [Lire la suite]

06 septembre 2016

Artificial Intelligence Creates Immense Potential for Innovation and Growth in the Car Industry

Artificial Intelligence Creates Immense Potential for Innovation and Growth in the Car Industry LONDON, April 6, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Digitisation will change the future of cars, challenge traditional business models and create immense potential for innovation. In future, cars will be cognitive – not only will they recognize voices and be able to optimise the journey, they will also incorporate other cognitive technologies of AI - computer vision, machine learning, rules based... [Lire la suite]
05 septembre 2016

Telematics Changing Drivers’ Behavior: Insurance Research

Telematics Changing Drivers’ Behavior: Insurance Research Telematics devices offered by auto insurers appear to working to change the behavior of drivers. More than half (56 percent) of the 1,135 drivers participating in an Insurance Research Council (IRC) public opinion survey said they have made changes in how they drive since installing a telematics device provided by their insurance company in their primary vehicle. According to the insurance industry-supported IRC, 36 percent of respondents said they have made small changes... [Lire la suite]
04 septembre 2016

European Roadmap Smart Systems for Automated Driving

European Roadmap Smart Systems for Automated Driving 1 Introduction Smart components and their systems integration, traditional strengths of the European high technology industries, more and more develop into key enabling technologies (KET) for innovative products and applications [2]. This trend has been most obvious in the automotive sector for many years, where driver assistance systems enabled breakthroughs in road and passenger safety, energy efficiency and emission reduction [3]. Further along this path, higher degrees of road... [Lire la suite]
03 septembre 2016

L’accident mortel en TESLA aurait peut-être pu être évité grâce à des modules logiciels de NEXYAD

L’accident mortel en TESLA aurait peut-être pu être évité grâce à des modules logiciels de NEXYAD version française du livre blanc (French version of the white paper ... English version HERE :    ) par NEXYAD Août 2016   Les passions se déchaînent autour de la question des véhicules autonomes, ou semi-autonomes. Récemment, une personne a perdu la vie dans son véhicule TESLA alors qu’il était en mode auto-pilote. NEXYAD a étudié la sécurité routière pendant une vingtaine d’année, et nous donnons quelques éléments de... [Lire la suite]
02 septembre 2016

Toyota, Tesla or Google: who's spending the most on artificial intelligence in the car industry?

Toyota, Tesla or Google: who's spending the most on artificial intelligence in the car industry?   Which businesses are investing in artificial intelligence? Read how artificial intelligence will change the car industry, and other sectors, as we know it.   Toyota has put $1 billion (£663 million) aside for a Silicon Valley artificial intelligence and robotics research unit to further its driverless car technologies, but is it enough to take Elon Musk's crown as the biggest tech spender in the car industry? The... [Lire la suite]

01 septembre 2016

ANALYSIS OF LIDAR SENSORS FOR NEW ADAS APPLICATIONS. USABILITY IN MOVING OBSTACLES DETECTION.

ANALYSIS OF LIDAR SENSORS FOR NEW ADAS APPLICATIONS. USABILITY IN MOVING OBSTACLES DETECTION. ADAS applications feasibility is connected with the necessity of trustable sensors. The lack of cheap and reliable sensors underlines the need to use different sensors at the same time. LIDAR provides reliable but limited information of the surroundings for a vehicle application. This paper presents a comparison between two different kinds of LIDAR sensors focusing on their possibilities of being used in ADAS... [Lire la suite]
31 août 2016

When the Trial Lawyers Come for the Robot Cars

When the Trial Lawyers Come for the Robot Cars long the way to a world of driverless cars there are many potential roadblocks: infrastructure issues, different technical standards, restrictive state licensing policies, and more. But something more problematic might be the one most likely to derail this important technology: excessive lawsuits. To avoid the chilling effect that excessive litigation might have on this life-saving innovation, Congress may need to provide a certain amount of legal immunity for creators of... [Lire la suite]
30 août 2016

CITY OF BRISTOL TO CREATE DRIVERLESS CARS FOR THE ELDERLY

CITY OF BRISTOL TO CREATE DRIVERLESS CARS FOR THE ELDERLY English scientists work to create easy-to-access mobility for senior and isolated citizens. Researchers from Bristol are harnessing the potential of automated driving to grant all citizens access to mobility. In the "Flourish Project", specialists from the University of the West of England (UWE) and the Bristol Robotics Laboratory are working to develop a driverless infrastructure for elderly citizens, isolated adults, and people who do not drive. As... [Lire la suite]
29 août 2016

NEWS issue (#11) of the NEXYAD newsletter : SafetyNex the driving force of NEXYAD onboard products

NEWS issue (#11) of the NEXYAD newsletter : SafetyNex the driving force of NEXYAD onboard products   Headlines : . NEXYAD invited to present SafetyNex on the BMW booth at the Mondial de l'Automobile. How could NEXYAD modules have helped avoiding TESLA fatal accident. White paper on telematics for auto insurance and focus on SafetyNex. new NEXYAD tool for ADAS validation using a scale model car NEXYAD is member of MOV'EO and of the MOVEO Groupement ADAS (see : http://groupementadas.canalblog.com/) Read the Issue #11 of... [Lire la suite]