Wednesday, Dec 07, 2022

autonomous vehicles


SPPU introduces course on Drone Technology

August 02, 2021 1:56 pm

The officials at the university signed memorandum of understanding with Forforces Aero Products India Limited, known to be an industry expert in this field.

Nissan says 'not in talks with Apple' over autonomous car project

February 15, 2021 11:20 am

The companies had had brief discussions that faltered over Nissan’s reluctance to become an assembler for Apple-branded cars, adding that the talks had not advanced to senior management level.

Software for robots to recognise emotions, self-driven cars: What visitors saw at IISc Open Day

March 01, 2020 5:03 pm

More than 40,000 attendees visited the IISc's Bengaluru campus for its Open Day, with 39 of its 42 departments participating.

Explained: What are Autonomous Vehicles which Singapore is testing

August 31, 2019 1:25 pm

In the “Autonomous Readiness Index” this year, Singapore has ranked second among the 25 countries that were assessed.

New autonomous drone fleets to aid rescue operations in forests

November 04, 2018 6:35 pm

Each autonomous quadrotor drone is equipped with laser-range finders for position estimation, localisation, and path planning. As the drone flies around, it creates an individual 3D map of the terrain.

Tesla in Autopilot mode sped up before crashing: Report

May 26, 2018 3:34 pm

Police say car data show Lommatzsch did not touch the steering wheel for 80 seconds before the crash.

Scientists develop 3D-printed, driverless boats

May 24, 2018 9:57 pm

Researchers have developed self-driving boats, created from 3D printed parts, which will be capable of operating on roadways and bridges as well.

China's new smart road will be able to charge your car

April 13, 2018 8:07 pm

A stretch of highway in China's eastern city of Jinan has the potential to transform the transport business: it is capable of charging cars.

Uber self-driving car crash shows driverless vehicles need to slow down

March 20, 2018 3:25 pm

The death of a woman at the hands of an Uber self-driving car shows how ill-prepared we are for a commercial rollout of autonomous technology, and highlights steps that need to be taken before these vehicles are people-safe.

Lyft, auto parts maker Magna partner on autonomous vehicles

March 15, 2018 2:18 pm

Ride-hailing service Lyft has also entered a partnership for self-driving cars, by signing an agreement with auto parts supplier Magna.