18 décembre 2015

Audi boss warns Google's self driving cars could monitor where you are to sell ads

Audi boss warns Google's self driving cars could monitor where you are to sell ads Information about location and speed of a car attractive to advertisers Rupert Stadler said car is 'like one's living room and should be private'   By REUTERS PUBLISHED: 20:23 GMT, 9 June 2015 | UPDATED: 04:00 GMT, 10 June 2015 Volkswagen's Audi will take a stringent line on guarding customers' data, the carmaker's chief executive said on Tuesday, in a thinly veiled swipe at new rival Google. The emergence of... [Lire la suite]

28 novembre 2015

Japan’s views on Automated Driving

Japan’s views on Automated Driving : roadmap of automated driving (autonomous car) in Japan, including adas validation, field operational test, connected car / intelligent car technical issues, by Takashi NAONO :  https://www2.unece.org/wiki/download/attachments/17760916/03_Japan%E2%80%99s%20views%20on%20Automated%20Driving%20rev.pdf?api=v2  
24 novembre 2015

Newletter of NEXYAD about ADAS, connected car, autonomous vehicule

Here is the issue #6 of NEXYAD newsletter : Summary : – SafetyNex & EcoGyzer : the Driver Behaviour Signature An App for Insurance companies, and Automotive electronic device : estimation of both Eco Driving and Road Safety. – Nexyad ADAS Validation Database still in progress NEXYAD is currently recording a validation database for artificial vision-based ADAS. Part of this database will be soon available for free on the internet. – ProgressRoadNex v2.2 Robustness demonstration More and more demos of the road detection... [Lire la suite]
21 novembre 2015

Jean-Marc FINOT explains the vision of PSA about connected and autonomous cars

Jean-Marc FINOT explains the vision of PSA PEUGEOT CITROEN about connected and autonomous cars (Frankfurt, 2013) : . autonomous driving in traffic jam . intelligent adaptive cruise control . perception around the vehicle to enhance driver's perception    
20 octobre 2015

AUTONOMOUS & CONNECTED CARS at ITS World Bordeaux

   Nexyad Automotive & Transortation Newsletter #5, october 17th 2015.     Summary :   – OVERVIEW OF ITS WORLD CONGRESS IN BORDEAUX - USING NEXYAD ADAS MODULES FOR AUTONOMOUS VEHICLE AND SAFETY/RISK ESTIMATION - REAL TIME ONBOARD RISK ESTIMATION CORRELATED WITH ROAD ACCIDENT - NEXYAD IN MEDIA   News about ADAS VALIDATION NEXYAD has been starting the development of a data base for artificial vision-based ADAS test and validation. This data base will be relevant and unique because it is... [Lire la suite]
06 octobre 2015

Here’s what IoT will do for transportation

Image Credit: bleakstar/Shutterstock The Internet of Things (IoT) is dramatically accelerating the pace of innovation in the transportation industry—especially the cars and trucks we drive every day. And when you apply the laws that have been driving technology innovation for decades—Moore’s Law and Metcalfe’s Law—it’s not long before our automobiles will resemble smart devices on wheels and your vehicle may very well be the most expensive computing device you own. Connected cars today Already, automobiles built after 2010 include... [Lire la suite]

27 septembre 2015

Baby, We Won’t Drive Our Cars: The Future Of Automotive Transportation

Earlier this summer, Trinity had the pleasure of hosting a Transportation Tech dinner with some of the brightest minds in the space, including Uber’s lead data scientist, Lyft’s leader of operations strategy, RelayRides’ head of marketing, and the CEOs of ZIRX, MileIQ, Chariot, and Automatic. The discussion can be summed up in large part by one unifying insight: “Transportation tech is not only changing how we get from A to B, it’s fundamentally altering the underlying infrastructure of our cities.” This observation led to... [Lire la suite]
13 février 2015

Audi A7 Piloted Driving concept

Audi’s showpiece event for CES 2015 was the Audi A7 Piloted Driving Concept, which was able to guide itself the vast majority of the way from California to Nevada in time for the show.  At the show, Daniel Lipinski, project leader for Audi’s automated driving projects, explained how his team developed the A7 Piloted Driving car, nicknamed Jack, and all the ins and outs of the technology under its skin. Compared to a regular A7 that you or I can buy, assuming we had enough dosh or credit, of course, the semi-autonomous A7 is... [Lire la suite]
16 janvier 2015

At CES 2015, Connected Cars Will Steal the Gadget Spotlight

“CES has become a major launch point for a lot of the big automakers,” said Mark Boyadjis, technology analyst for researcher IHS in Minnetonka, Minnesota. “CES is a way for them to get on a global stage for technology.” The evolution of Ford’s CES exhibit tells the story of the automotive ascent at the trade show that attracts 140,000 visitors. Five years ago, Ford displayed its new Taurus on a 20-foot-by-20-foot piece of carpet. This year, Ford has a two-story display with five vehicles, a wall of digital screens and private... [Lire la suite]
05 août 2014

The connected car, part : The Future Starts Now - Will Linux Drive It ?

Tomorrow's connected cars will go beyond infotainment apps provided by Microsoft, Google or Apple. They will combine cloud-based services that enhance automotive safety and driving convenience with a broad range of supplemental services. These connected cars will be shaking handles with all the appliances in the Internet of Things that car owners will be able to control from behind the wheel. Les voitures connectées de demain iront au-delà des applications d'infotainment fournis par Microsoft, Google ou Apple. Ils combiner des... [Lire la suite]