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Volvo to Offer Highway Pilot Autonomous System from 2022
Volvo to Offer Highway Pilot Autonomous System from 2022

7 May 2020, 08:39 UTC · By: Daniel Patrascu / Volvo to offer LIDAR-based autonomous driving system for use on highways on cars built on the SPA 2 modular architecture from 2022

 
Mobileye Proves Camera-Driven Cars Can Handle Heavy Traffic Just Fine
Mobileye Proves Camera-Driven Cars Can Handle Heavy Traffic Just Fine

14 Jan 2020, 10:42 UTC · By: Elena Gorgan / The Intel subsidiary is working on a system for autonomous vehicles that comprises 12 cameras and no LiDAR, shows it off at CES 2020

 
Instead of Cars, Volvo Brings LIDAR Tech to Los Angeles Auto Show
Instead of Cars, Volvo Brings LIDAR Tech to Los Angeles Auto Show

28 Nov 2018, 15:42 UTC · By: Daniel Patrascu / Volvo partnered with start-up Luminar to bring to the Los Angeles Auto Show a state-of-the-art LIDAR and virtual reality instead of cars

 
Volvo Invests in LIDAR Tech Startup Luminar
Volvo Invests in LIDAR Tech Startup Luminar

16 Jun 2018, 08:25 UTC · By: Daniel Patrascu / Volvo buys a stake in LIDAR technology company Luminar, aiming to accelerate the development and rise of autonomous vehicles.

 
See the World Through the Eyes of the Most Advanced LIDAR Sensor Out There
See the World Through the Eyes of the Most Advanced LIDAR Sensor Out There

30 Nov 2017, 12:52 UTC · By: Vlad Mitrache / Velodyne has just released a new, three times more accurate and two times more powerful LIDAR sensor that will soon equip the driverless cars of tomorrow

 
Tesla's Autopilot Is Years Ahead of Competition Thanks to One Bold Decision
Tesla's Autopilot Is Years Ahead of Competition Thanks to One Bold Decision

14 Nov 2017, 12:17 UTC · By: Vlad Mitrache / It would seem the best way to describe LIDAR in self-driving cars is "overkill" since a suite of cheap video cameras can do the trick just as fine

 
Fisker Working to Install Five LIDAR Sensors on His EMotion EV for Some Reason
Fisker Working to Install Five LIDAR Sensors on His EMotion EV for Some Reason

4 Oct 2017, 15:25 UTC · By: Vlad Mitrache / It seems Henrik Fisker isn't using any half-measures when it comes to his upcoming electric sedan as he tweets about putting five LIDAR sensors on it

 
Waymo Sues Uber Over LiDAR System, Former Employees To Blame
Waymo Sues Uber Over LiDAR System, Former Employees To Blame

24 Feb 2017, 08:47 UTC · By: Sebastian Toma / Waymo, the self-driving car division of Alphabet, has filed a lawsuit against Uber. The company accuses Uber of stealing proprietary LiDAR technology

 
Tesla's Decision to Snub LIDAR Might Come Back and Bite It One Day
Tesla's Decision to Snub LIDAR Might Come Back and Bite It One Day

26 Sep 2016, 20:33 UTC · By: Vlad Mitrache / A lot of people think that a LIDAR sensor would have prevented Tesla's fatal accident, and while we'll never know for sure, the evidence tends to support it

 
Ford And Baidu Invest $150 Million In Velodyne For LIDAR Technology
Ford And Baidu Invest $150 Million In Velodyne For LIDAR Technology

29 Aug 2016, 18:02 UTC · By: Sebastian Toma / Velodyne, a company that is known for high-end audio systems, is also a supplier of LIDAR technology. Ford and Baidu will invest $150 Million in Velodyne

 
Ford Teams Up With MIT To Predict Demand For Electric Shuttles
Ford Teams Up With MIT To Predict Demand For Electric Shuttles

28 Jul 2016, 16:43 UTC · By: Sebastian Toma / Ford and MIT have announced a joint research project that will monitor pedestrian traffic with LIDAR and cameras. It predicts demand for electric shuttles

 
Tesla Model S with LIDAR Spotted - Is Musk Having a Change of Heart?
Tesla Model S with LIDAR Spotted - Is Musk Having a Change of Heart?

7 Jul 2016, 11:10 UTC · By: Vlad Mitrache / After proclaiming the LIDAR sensor as surplus, Elon Musk might be having second thoughts as a Model S with one of these devices on top surfaces on the Web

 
Ford Tests Autonomous Car in the Dark with No Lights On
Ford Tests Autonomous Car in the Dark with No Lights On

11 Apr 2016, 13:21 UTC · By: Mircea Panait / Ford engineers tested a Fusion Hybrid autonomous research vehicle at night, in complete darkness, as part of LiDAR technology development

 
Apple's Intentions Are Made Clear with New LiDAR 3D Mapping Patent
Apple's Intentions Are Made Clear with New LiDAR 3D Mapping Patent

22 Mar 2016, 15:18 UTC · By: Vlad Mitrache / Apple's latest patent could be a sign the tech giant is ramping up its efforts to develop an autonomous vehicle, but it's still no solid proof