30 mai 2016

Car-to-x communication

Car-to-x communication Cooperative driving with car-to-x communication Detecting traffic obstructions before they can be seen. Detecting hazards before they become a threat. Reaching your destination in a safe and relaxed manner. This vision of safe and intelligent mobility is being realized by electronically networking vehicles and the infrastructure, so-called car-to-x communication. Car-to-x communication makes coordinated driving maneuvers by multiple vehicles possible, meaning that the technology can be considered a... [Lire la suite]

25 mai 2016

Uber's First Official Self-Driving Test Car Hits the Road in Pittsburgh

It's been no real secret that Uber has had plans to get into the self-driving car game so it can ultimately eliminate its need for pesky meatbag drivers, and now its first prototype is hitting the road. Developed by the ride-sharing giant's Advanced Technologies Center (ATC) in Pittsburgh, the hybrid Ford Fusion has already made its first trips on public roads, entering into a technological race with other giants like Google and Tesla. Read more... [Lire la suite]
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06 mai 2016

Do driverless cars need to make their passengers feel like drivers ?

Do driverless cars need to make their passengers feel like drivers? Driverless cars and 'humanized driving' The world of movement is evolving, and soon, being in the driver's seat could be a thing of the past. At the GigaOm conference in San Francisco, industry experts debated the future of transport design. Peter Skillman, Head of Design at HERE, gave a talk on how the perception of driverless cars must be changed before they can be accepted as the future of transportation.Driverless cars need to make their passengers feel... [Lire la suite]
27 avril 2016

Driverless cars are soon a reality

  The autonomous vehicle seems engaged on a fast track. For years, the driving assistance devices were preparing the ground. Today, the development of a fully autonomous vehicle - a robot equipped with analytical and management capabilities without human intervention - becomes a credible medium-term perspective. Read more in french: http://www.strategie.gouv.fr  
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27 avril 2016

Renault unveils its autonomous car-centric user experience

  The French manufacturer also announced at the EU summit on the vehicle without a driver it would introduce before 2020 autonomous features in its vehicles. Two years it was overdue. Renault finally emerges from his workshop a first autonomous car adorned for public roads, having unveiled the concept car and connected autonomous Next Two in 2014. Read more in french : http://www.journaldunet.com  
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20 avril 2016

Renault and Nissan to bring 10 self-driving cars to market within next 4 years

Renault and Nissan to bring 10 self-driving cars to market within next 4 years by John Kennedy 8 JAN 2016   Self-driving cars will hit the streets sooner than you think and Renault and Nissan have revealed they plan to launch more than 10 vehicles with autonomous drive technology in the next four years. The Renault-Nissan Alliance – the world’s fourth largest car group – said the technology will be installed on mainstream, mass-market cars at affordable prices. The new cars will launch in Europe, the US, Japan and China... [Lire la suite]

19 avril 2016

Road detection robustness demonstration (module RoadNex)

Road detection robustness demonstration (module RoadNex) The company NEXYAD, member of the MOVEO Groupement ADAS, has been developing a road detection software module called RoadNex. Here is a demo of robustness : compare to the road detection system that you are currently testing for your cars ... Link : https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=n3IGAZ9FDJg   To read more : http://nexyad.net/Automotive-Transportation/?page_id=412  
25 mars 2016

Vienna Convention amended!

  credit photo BMW A major regulatory milestone towards the deployment of automated vehicle technologies will be attained on 23 March 2016 with the entry into force of amendments to the 1968 Vienna Convention on Road Traffic. As of that date, automated driving technologies transferring driving tasks to the vehicle will be explicitly allowed in traffic, provided that these technologies are in conformity with the United Nations vehicle regulations or can be overridden or switched off by the driver. A second major regulatory... [Lire la suite]
01 mars 2016

Autonomous Driving in Mines

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01 mars 2016

Japan’s Plan to Speed Self-Driving Cars

Japan’s Plan to Speed Self-Driving Cars Earlier this month Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe got to participate in Japan’s first autonomous driving test on a public road. A Nissan Leaf, a Toyota Lexus, and a prototype Honda toured the vicinity of the National Diet (parliament). It was an important step in a plan that’s meant to boost the stature of Japanese technology and the country’s lackluster economy at the same time. The scheme was hatched in June 2013 when Japan’s Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, Transport and Tourism... [Lire la suite]