Cruise Automation has purchased Strobe, a startup company that says it has made a “LIDAR on a chip” that cost 99% less than traditional LIDAR sensors.
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” A child born to day may never drive an automobile” says one expert. Is that a good thing?
Otto, a San Francisco start-up purchased recently by Uber, has completed the first delivery of Budweiser beer in a Level 4 autonomous driving tractor trailer.
Ford says it will have self driving cars on the road by 2021. Like the Google car, they will have no controls for human drivers. At first, they will be available only to ride hailing and car sharing services in selected cities.
A Tesla Model S with a LIDAR array mounted on the roof has been spied driving in Palo Alto. Is it a sign that Autopilot 2.0 is getting nearer to production?
Ford claims a new LiDAR sensor from Velodyne will allow it to be the world leader in self driving car technology. It will equip 20 cars with the devices to assist in its autonomous driving research.
The autonomous car market could be worth hundreds of billions of dollars someday, but only if the technology becomes more affordable. This puck-shaped device embedded with a Lidar system could bring down the costs associated with autonomous cars by a factor of ten. Wired reports that the Velodyne Puck uses 16 laser sensors, rather than […]