January 08, 2020 8:40 pm
Companies also are working to cut the cost of lidar sensors, currently anywhere from about $1,200 to more than $12,000. Lower prices will make lidar more attractive for new markets.
May 21, 2019 9:30 pm
A fleet of driverless cars can improve overall traffic flow by at least 35 per cent by working together, a study suggests.
April 25, 2019 9:24 pm
Scientists have developed a simple, cost-effective method to allow self-driving cars to 'see' 3D objects in their path.
March 09, 2019 7:46 pm
Infrared cameras are much more expensive than visible-light ones; the energy of infrared light is smaller than visible light, making it harder to capture, said researchers from the University of Chicago in the US.
September 18, 2018 3:32 pm
Most carmakers allow Android Auto and Apple Inc’s CarPlay into the dashboard only by plugging in a smartphone and projecting a limited number of apps onto the vehicle’s touchscreen.
June 01, 2018 4:11 pm
SoftBank Vision Fund is investing $2.25 billion in its General Motor's Cruise autonomous-car unit.
May 26, 2018 3:34 pm
Police say car data show Lommatzsch did not touch the steering wheel for 80 seconds before the crash.
May 25, 2018 7:43 pm
The Volvo XC90 SUV involved in the Tempe collision was equipped with a set of sensors that could activate an automated braking system,. However, the system was disabled whenever the SUV was being operated in self-driving mode.
May 24, 2018 4:40 pm
Apple is using fewer than two dozen of VW’s T6 Transporter vans, which are being customised by the technology giant.
December 25, 2017 12:52 am
A team of researchers at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) is developing new depth sensors that could be sensitive enough to make self-driving vehicles practical.