05 décembre 2014

Groupement ADAS was part of the CESA Congress !

ADAS Groupment was at the CESA Congress (organized by sia) on 3rd and 4th December 2014. It was the opportunity for us to show the autonomous demo car realized in partnership with ENSIAME the engineer school of Valenciennes University as well as our Open Development Platform for ADAS & Autonomous vehicles. The congres was full of contributions, and main important points we noticed are: . Emergence of new business models opportunities for high-tech SMEs technology in the world of ADAS . Strong awareness of the need for ADAS... [Lire la suite]

06 novembre 2014

The two cultures of robocars

The conservative view sees robocars as an automotive technology. For the aggressive school, this is a computer technology, and will be developed — and change the world — at the much faster pace that computer technologies do. The conservative and aggressive approaches to robocars will clash when it comes to deciding how to measure the safety of the products and how they should be regulated. Read more : http://robohub.org/the-two-cultures-of-robocars/ Le point de vue "conservateur" voit les robocars comme une technologie automobile.... [Lire la suite]
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23 octobre 2014

General Motor considers credible Google's threat in the automotive sector

General Motors considers Google as a serious competitor in the car, according to Mark Reuss, product development manager interviewed by Bloomberg. The autonomous car prototype without drive or brake pedal or accelerator presented in late May by Google is taken very seriously by the auto industry "standard". Mark Reuss, product development manager at General Motors, has given notice to the agency Bloomberg on the degree of credibility of his potential rival. General Motors considère Google comme un concurrent sérieux dans... [Lire la suite]
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01 septembre 2014

How we gave sight to the Mercedes Robotic Car

Radar is theKey to Mercedes Benz's autonomous car. It is August 2013, and we are sitting in what looks like a standard S-Class Mercedes, nosing through traffic in a small town in southern Germany. The streets are narrow and jam-packed with cars, and pedestrians are everywhere. Yet nobody has a hand on the wheel, and nobody has a foot anywhere near the pedals. Still, you can’t fault the driving: This car is in charge of itself. Le radar est l'élement clé de la voiture autonome de Mercedes Benz. Nous sommes en  Août 2013, et nous... [Lire la suite]
27 août 2014

Wall Sreet love This gadget That's Bringing The World Closer To Self-Driver Cars - Here's How It Works !

Wall Street has collectively decided that a software firm called Mobileye now stands at the vanguard of firms investors should look to to invest in the self-driving car revolution.  Mobileye was the largest-ever IPO (Initial Public Offering) by an Israeli firm, raising $890 million at a valuation of over $7.5 billion, according to the Times Of Israel. Shares are up 12% since its August 1, 2014 debut, and climbed 8% Tuesday. Wall Street a collectivement décidé que l'entreprise de logiciels appelée Mobileye se situe maintenant à... [Lire la suite]
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19 août 2014

Sony wants to equip autonomous cars with high-tech optical sensor

According to Nikkei, the Japanese electronics giant Sony has developed a technology to equip the cameras of future autonomous vehicles.  A ten times light-sensitive sensor that existing technologies. According to the Japanese business daily Nikkei, Japan's Sony have developed this new technology to "sharpen" the gaze of cameras for automobiles. Sony sensor will notament better detection of objects in a dark environment. Selon Nikkei, le géant de l'électronique japonais Sony a développé une technologie de pointe pour équiper les... [Lire la suite]
31 juillet 2014

GB: Driverless cars allowed !

The British government yesterday authorized testing driverless cars on the highway for a period of 18 to 36 months from January 2015 to select three remaining cities wishing to become a leader in this technology. Le gouvernement britannique a autorisé hier des essais de voitures sans conducteur sur la voie publique pour une période de 18 à 36 mois dès janvier 2015 dans trois villes restant à sélectionner, souhaitant devenir leader dans ce domaine technologique. Read more:... [Lire la suite]