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Waymo Answers Some Questions About Hitting a Pedestrian in San Francisco
Waymo Answers Some Questions About Hitting a Pedestrian in San Francisco

21 Dec 2021, 15:17 UTC · By: Gustavo Henrique Ruffo / The company is investigating why AEB did not seem to work in that situation. However, Waymo has some hunches about why that was the case

 
World's First Approval for Conditional Level 3 Automated Driving Goes to Mercedes-Benz
World's First Approval for Conditional Level 3 Automated Driving Goes to Mercedes-Benz

9 Dec 2021, 14:13 UTC · By: Tudor Serban / Mercedes-Benz is the first carmaker in the world to receive the Level 3 autonomous driving system approval, and it's available on the S-Class

 
Ouster Lidar Starts Automotive Division, Challenges Argo.AI and Waymo
Ouster Lidar Starts Automotive Division, Challenges Argo.AI and Waymo

13 Oct 2021, 20:00 UTC · By: Benny Kirk / The goal, according to reports, is to unite Sense’s 200-meter range solid-state LiDAR with existing technology from Ouster’s research prior to the merger

 
LiDAR-Less Self-Driving Car Startup Wayve Gets $13.6 Million Investment
LiDAR-Less Self-Driving Car Startup Wayve Gets $13.6 Million Investment

11 Oct 2021, 12:24 UTC · By: Sebastian Toma / Ever hear of Wayve? They are a self-driving car start-up, and they recently received a significant investment for the development of driver less vehicles

 
NIO ET7 Has 0.208 Drag Coefficient, But Have You Seen Its LiDAR?
NIO ET7 Has 0.208 Drag Coefficient, But Have You Seen Its LiDAR?

24 Sep 2021, 10:04 UTC · By: Gustavo Henrique Ruffo / It is beaten by the Mercedes-Benz EQS and its 0.20 drag coefficient, but it ties with the Tesla Model S Plaid. NIO promises 1,000 km (621 mi) of range

 
Hyundai and Boston Dynamics Developed a Robot to Keep Factories Secured After Hours
Hyundai and Boston Dynamics Developed a Robot to Keep Factories Secured After Hours

17 Sep 2021, 13:28 UTC · By: Tudor Serban / In 2020, Hyundai acquired Boston Dynamics, asking that team to work on a new project: creating a security robot for the Korean carmaker factories

 
Xpeng Officially Presents the P5, the World's First EV With a LiDAR
Xpeng Officially Presents the P5, the World's First EV With a LiDAR

16 Sep 2021, 20:25 UTC · By: Gustavo Henrique Ruffo / It beat the Volvo XC90 successor as the first car to have the equipment as standard – but only in its top versions, the 550P and 600P.

 
Motional and Hyundai Motor Group Roll Out Their IONIQ 5 Robotaxi
Motional and Hyundai Motor Group Roll Out Their IONIQ 5 Robotaxi

31 Aug 2021, 16:47 UTC · By: Todd Halterman / Motional has made it its mission to develop and deploy driverless technology and their Hyundai based Robotaxi will reach public roads in 2023

 
Watch Out Spot, There's a New Robot Dog in Town and It's Getting Smarter
Watch Out Spot, There's a New Robot Dog in Town and It's Getting Smarter

4 Aug 2021, 15:01 UTC · By: Florina Spînu / Four-legged robots seem to be all the rage. They can access places hard to reach for wheeled robots and prove to be extremely useful in industrial settings.

 
DARPA Wants Stealth Autonomous Vehicles to Navigate in Darkness and Underground
DARPA Wants Stealth Autonomous Vehicles to Navigate in Darkness and Underground

29 Jul 2021, 11:11 UTC · By: Otilia Drăgan / DARPA is working on a groundbreaking project that could ditch the traditional headlights and sensors for autonomous vehicles, in order to make them stealthier.

 
Next-Gen Volvo XC90 Will Be An EV With Luminar LiDAR and an AI Computer
Next-Gen Volvo XC90 Will Be An EV With Luminar LiDAR and an AI Computer

24 Jun 2021, 15:02 UTC · By: Gustavo Henrique Ruffo / The Swedish carmaker also said the standard computer based on the NVIDIA DRIVE Orin system-on-a-chip could help achieve autonomous driving

 
Startup Creates LiDAR Sensor with Over 500 Meters Detection Range
Startup Creates LiDAR Sensor with Over 500 Meters Detection Range

10 May 2021, 08:29 UTC · By: Bogdan Popa / Aeva Technologies has announced that its latest 4D LiDAR sensor can detect dark objects from over 500 meters and pedestrians from around 350 meters

 
HERE Announces 3D Models of 75 Cities to Completely Overhaul Navigation
HERE Announces 3D Models of 75 Cities to Completely Overhaul Navigation

13 Jan 2021, 06:44 UTC · By: Bogdan Popa / High-fidelity 3D city models are already used by Audi on the A8 modular infotainment platform; more carmakers could follow this year

 
NIO ET7 Electric Sedan Revealed with 150 kWh Battery, 621-Mile Range, LiDAR
NIO ET7 Electric Sedan Revealed with 150 kWh Battery, 621-Mile Range, LiDAR

10 Jan 2021, 15:37 UTC · By: Vlad Mitrache / The "Chinese Tesla" has presented what subsequently should be called the "Chinese Model S" in the shape of this very promising-looking ET7 electric sedan

 
Japan Blows Urban Mobility Away With Canguro, the Most Advanced Partner Android
Japan Blows Urban Mobility Away With Canguro, the Most Advanced Partner Android

25 Nov 2020, 14:05 UTC · By: Cristian Curmei / This android is used as an urban mobility companion; it includes Lidar, real-time localization and mapping, plus obstacle detection to enable self-traveling

 
The Famed Lada, Redesigned and Geared Toward Autonomous Mobility for 2050
The Famed Lada, Redesigned and Geared Toward Autonomous Mobility for 2050

6 Nov 2020, 09:10 UTC · By: Cristian Curmei / A Lada-branded autonomous vehicle for the year 2050. Unlike the classic off-roader, this one is designed to run on nuclear energy and can’t do much off roading.

 
What is Adaptive Cruise Control and How it Works
What is Adaptive Cruise Control and How it Works

23 Oct 2020, 17:15 UTC · By: Vlad Radu / Surprisingly, there are many drivers that are unaware of the Adaptive Cruise Control feature present in their car or aren't sure how to use it.

 
LiDAR, the Technology to Make Self-driving Cars a Reality
LiDAR, the Technology to Make Self-driving Cars a Reality

19 Oct 2020, 09:00 UTC · By: Teodor Ferseta / One of the most promising technologies that could bring about fully autonomous self-driving car is LiDAR -- light detection and ranging.

 
A Look at Lucid’s DreamDrive: Revolutionary or Ordinary?
A Look at Lucid’s DreamDrive: Revolutionary or Ordinary?

16 Oct 2020, 10:05 UTC · By: Vlad Radu / The Lucid Air is a reality and will be available for the public early next year looking to revolutionize the EV segment. But will it be able to do that?

 
Huawei Dreams Big, Promises Super-Cheap LiDAR Radar Sensors
Huawei Dreams Big, Promises Super-Cheap LiDAR Radar Sensors

23 Aug 2020, 12:00 UTC · By: Bogdan Popa / The Chinese company is investing aggressively in car technology, and one new area of focus appears to be developing a more affordable LiDAR sensor