Torc Robotics expands its self-driving car development team

Torc Robotics expands its self-driving automotive growth workforce

Autonomous-driving firm Torc Robotics will not be as effectively referred to as, say, Waymo, however which will change quickly as Torc seems to broaden. The firm is trying to almost double its variety of workers with a purpose to proceed growing tech for self-driving vehicles. Torc unveiled its Asimov (named after science-fiction author Isaac Asimov) […]

Intel and Baidu team up to make autonomous driving even smarter, safer

Intel and Baidu workforce as much as make autonomous driving even smarter, safer

Two of the most important names in autonomous driving are teaming up. Intel and Baidu introduced an settlement that can see Baidu undertake know-how and practices from Intel subsidiary Mobileye as a part of its personal self-driving automobile applications. Under the settlement, Baidu will undertake Mobileye’s Responsibility Sensitivity Safety (RSS) mannequin in each its open-source […]

Kroger supermarket chain to test driverless grocery deliveries

Kroger grocery store chain to check driverless grocery deliveries

Autonomous grocery supply buggies could roam U.S. neighborhoods if Kroger’s pilot program works out. The largest American grocery store chain announced a partnership with Mountain View-based Nuro this week to check the idea of driverless dwelling deliveries. The pilot will begin this fall in an as-yet-unnamed market. Nuro applies robotics, synthetic intelligence, and pc imaginative and prescient know-how […]

Techy sports we will all be watching in the (not-too-distant) future

Techy sports activities we are going to all be watching within the (not-too-distant) future

Science fiction has form of gotten our hopes up about the way forward for sport. Okay, so a number of them look fairly harmful, or downright dystopian, however who wouldn’t fancy tuning into the lethal transcontinental automotive race from Death Race 2000, Futuresport’s mixture of rollerblading and hoverboards, or Star Trek: Voyager “Tsunkatse” fight sport? […]

AImotive demos self-driving car on Silicon Valley’s busiest freeway

AImotive demos self-driving automotive on Silicon Valley’s busiest freeway

Europe’s AImotive is taking its self-driving vehicles up a notch by testing them on Highway 101, Silicon Valley’s busiest freeway. I do know that it really works as a result of, courageous soul that I’m, I went driving in one of many firm’s vehicles for a demo. The demo included a check pilot, a co-pilot, […]

The AI + Location of Things moment is now, Forrester says (VB Live)

The AI + Location of Things second is now, Forrester says (VB Live)

With AI and machine studying, good cities and Location of Things navigation is nearer than ever to actuality. To learn how extremely correct, real-time maps can revolutionize all the things from autonomous automobiles to linked cities, atone for this VB Live occasion that includes Forrester principal analyst Jennifer Belissent, TomTom’s co-founder, and Principal PM at […]

Could thermal-imaging sensors help make self-driving cars safer?

Could thermal-imaging sensors assist make self-driving vehicles safer?

FLIR Systems Recently we revealed a narrative in regards to the historical past of notable car accidents involving self-driving and semi-self-driving vehicles. While a major variety of these do contain human error, there are nonetheless a number of examples of crashes wherein the car was unable to correctly learn its environment. Thermal imaging firm FLIR […]

Self-Driven: Uber and Tesla

Fatalities vs False Positives: The Lessons from the Tesla and Uber Crashes

In one unhealthy week in March, two individuals have been not directly killed by automated driving programs. A Tesla car drove right into a barrier, killing its driver, and an Uber car hit and killed a pedestrian crossing the road. The National Transportation Safety Board’s preliminary reviews on each accidents got here out lately, and […]

Baidu and China Mobile partner on AI and 5G, focusing on self-driving cars

Baidu and China Mobile accomplice on AI and 5G, specializing in self-driving automobiles

Signaling the kinds of alliances that may quickly develop into commonplace due to evolving AI and wi-fi applied sciences, Chinese search large Baidu and cellular firm China Mobile at present announced a complete partnership to collaborate on AI, 5G, and massive knowledge — “frontier areas” the place every firm’s strengths might be essential to maneuver ahead. […]