16 janvier 2016

Background of the Company NEXYAD : A member of the MOV'EO Groupement ADAS

Background of the Company NEXYAD : A member of the MOV'EO Groupement ADAS  Here is the background of the company NEXYAD on ADAS and Autonomous vehicle :. 1993 first scientific paper about road detection for adas. 2007 development of an autonomous vehicle for the DARPA Challenge. 2016 modules of road detection, obstacle detection, safety estimation, visibility measurement, available on smartphones The NEXYAD team never stopped working on those subjects. With the Groupement ADAS, NEXYAD can cope with global projects that include... [Lire la suite]

16 janvier 2016

(French Spoken use google to translate) NUMERIQUE : LES CINQ DENIS DES ENTREPRISES TRADITIONNELLES (worth a translation)

NUMERIQUE : LES CINQ DENIS DES ENTREPRISES TRADITIONNELLES By Nicolas Colin Nicolas Colin (The Family) dépeint en cinq étapes la transition numérique d’une filière économique. A chacune correspond une attitude de déni brandie par les acteurs installés : . 1er déni : « Le numérique, ça ne nous concerne pas » . 2ème déni : « Ce que font les start-up, nous le faisons déjà » . 3ème déni : « C’est de la concurrence déloyale » . 4ème déni : « C’est vraiment de la concurrence déloyale » . 5ème déni : « On a... [Lire la suite]
15 janvier 2016

Aftermarket solutions for ADAS

Aftermarket solutions for ADAS ADAS is a new field of economical growth and technology development in the Automotive Industry. The company MobilEye proposed their "Driver Safety Technology" for aftermarket : it is then easy to install their system on your car and maximize your chance to avoid accidents : to read more : http://us.mobileye.com/ Demo film : http://us.mobileye.com/technology/ The company NEXYAD announced that their aftermarket ADAS solution (detection of the road, detection of obstacles, safety estimation,... [Lire la suite]
13 janvier 2016

a validation database for artificial vision-based ADAS, soon available for free on the internet

a validation database for artificial vision-based ADAS, soon available for free on the internet The French High-Tech SME NEXYAD (http://www.nexyad.com/Automotive-Transportation) is currently recording images, signals, and data to build a validation database for ADAS. Indeed, ADAS validation is a very complex task as the number of road situations is quite infinite. And the camera is a very special sensor in the sense that an image of a regular camera (8 bits per color, then 24 bits, and 2 million pixels - regular HD format) can paste... [Lire la suite]
12 janvier 2016

BMW plans ADAS and remote control parking for new 7 Series

BMW plans ADAS and remote control parking for new 7 Series The new BMW 7 Series is the world’s first series-produced car that owners will be able to manoeuvre in or out of parking spaces or garages without anyone at the wheel. The remote control parking option thus allows drivers to access extremely tight parking spaces. Using the likewise newly developed BMW Display Key, the driver can prompt the car to enter or exit a parking space fully automatically. Innovative driver assistance systems from BMW ConnectedDrive enhance comfort... [Lire la suite]
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11 janvier 2016

100 Self-Driving Cars Set to Hit Sweden’s Public Roads in 2017

100 Self-Driving Cars Set to Hit Sweden’s Public Roads in 2017 Volvo just unveiled plans for the world’s first large-scale trial of self-driving cars. The ‘Drive Me’ project will see 100 autonomous vehicles take to the streets of Gothenburg, Sweden in 2017. The cars will traverse 30 miles of public roads while encountering heavy commuter traffic, pedestrians and shifting highway conditions. While “non-drivers” will be behind the wheel during standard trips, Volvo anticipates that the cars will be able to seek out... [Lire la suite]

10 janvier 2016

Can General Motors 'Pull an F-150' By Standardizing ADAS ?

Can General Motors 'Pull an F-150' By Standardizing ADAS?Anthony Sanfilippo , Benzinga Staff Writer Itay Michaeli, an analyst at Citigroup, gave an update of the automotive industry on Tuesday, saying that General Motors Company GM 1.53% can, "pull of an F-150," to increase their profits. Michaeli's thesis is that, "GM might be uniquely positioned to pull an F-150 by standardizing ADAS ahead of competitors in a way that's profitable, differentiating and possibly brand redefining." "Pulling a F150" refers... [Lire la suite]
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07 janvier 2016

Nvidia announces ‘supercomputer’ for self-driving cars at CES 2016

Do you like teraflops? By Dieter Bohn Nvidia is kicking off CES 2016 with its traditional first keynote. CEO Jen-Hsun Huang wasted no time getting to the "punchline," a new computer for cars he's calling the Drive PX2, the follow-up to last year's Drive CX. Nvidia is famous for throwing out big numbers to tout the power of their processors, and many of them were mentioned here on stage. Its processing power is supposedly equivalent to 150 MacBook Pros, all sitting in a computer that's about the size of a lunchbox. It has... [Lire la suite]
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06 janvier 2016

Turns Out the Hardware in Self-Driving Cars Is Pretty Cheap

  The full benefits of autonomous cars—a drastic drop in fatal crashes, more efficient driving, the chance to master Clash of Clans while commuting—are at least five years away. Automakers and tech companies must perfect software. Insurance companies have to recalculate premiums. Regulators are thinking up fresh rules. But one part of the puzzle’s been solved: the hardware. The physical elements crucial for seeing and navigating the world have been developed. Some are already in production. And they’re surprisingly cheap. The... [Lire la suite]
05 janvier 2016

Ten ways autonomous driving could redefine the automotive world

The development of self-driving, or autonomous, vehicles is accelerating. Here’s how they could affect consumers and companies. June 2015 | byMichele Bertoncello and Dominik Wee Autonomous vehicles (AVs) represent a major innovation for the automotive industry, but their potential impact with respect to timing, uptake, and penetration remains hazy. While high levels of uncertainty currently surround the issue, the ultimate role that AVs could play regarding the economy, mobility, and society as a whole could be profound. In an... [Lire la suite]