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Tesla Fans Should Stop Laughing About Drive Pilot, and This Is Why
Tesla Fans Should Stop Laughing About Drive Pilot, and This Is Why

29 Jan 2023, 21:30 UTC · By: Sebastian Toma / Today, we celebrate 137 years since the first patent for a gasoline-fueled ICE vehicle was granted. We also have autonomous (ish) vehicles today

 
Study: Computers Found in One Billion Self-Driving Cars Will Have a Huge Carbon Footprint
Study: Computers Found in One Billion Self-Driving Cars Will Have a Huge Carbon Footprint

20 Jan 2023, 07:24 UTC · By: Oraan Marc / MIT researchers warn that computing-related emissions of autonomous vehicles could generate more than 0.3% of global greenhouse gas emissions. This is huge

 
Waymo's Zeekr Electric Robotaxi Needs a Driver for Now, Will Pick You Up Someday
Waymo's Zeekr Electric Robotaxi Needs a Driver for Now, Will Pick You Up Someday

17 Nov 2022, 01:46 UTC · By: Sebastian Toma / Waymo is working on its next-gen robotaxis, which will be called Zeekr. We have a fresh set of spy shots of the latest prototype of the electric minivan

 
The Future Is Here: Watch Driverless Cruise Cab Seamlessly Navigate San Francisco Streets
The Future Is Here: Watch Driverless Cruise Cab Seamlessly Navigate San Francisco Streets

20 Oct 2022, 20:00 UTC · By: Humphrey Bwayo / According to Cruise, its Origin prototype capsule (driven by a human) is still in the testing phase in San Francisco streets

 
Gazing Eyes Is a Weird but Wonderful Idea for Autonomous Vehicles, It Could Save Lives
Gazing Eyes Is a Weird but Wonderful Idea for Autonomous Vehicles, It Could Save Lives

18 Oct 2022, 17:27 UTC · By: Cristian Agatie / Sometimes, a gaze is all you need to know that the driver of the approaching car has seen you. The same idea needs to be applied to autonomous vehicles

 
New Survey Reveals Self-Driving Vehicles Confuse and Scare Americans
New Survey Reveals Self-Driving Vehicles Confuse and Scare Americans

17 Sep 2022, 02:11 UTC · By: Florin Amariei / Autonomous cars are touted as the next big thing in the automotive sector. But is that true? A recent study says what most of us were already thinking

 
Road Safety Charity Warns Not Everybody Is Ready for Self-Driving Cars, Has a Point
Road Safety Charity Warns Not Everybody Is Ready for Self-Driving Cars, Has a Point

28 Aug 2022, 20:42 UTC · By: Sebastian Toma / Self-driving cars may bring a reduction in fatal accidents, but cars with self-driving functions may bring out the worst in us. That is what a study says

 
Waiting at a Red Light Will Become History Thanks to Artificial Intelligence
Waiting at a Red Light Will Become History Thanks to Artificial Intelligence

19 May 2022, 13:19 UTC · By: Cristian Agatie / Artificial Intelligence can learn to control a fleet of autonomous vehicles in a way that keeps traffic flowing smoothly through intersections

 
Lightning eMotors and Perrone Robotics Team Up to Offer Self-Driving, Commercial EVs
Lightning eMotors and Perrone Robotics Team Up to Offer Self-Driving, Commercial EVs

10 May 2022, 08:09 UTC · By: Cristina Mircea / Lightning eMotors teamed up with fully automated vehicle systems provider Perrone Robotics to offer customers self-driving, commercial electric vehicles

 
Conservative Toyota Joins Tesla in Developing Camera-Vision Self-Driving Technology
Conservative Toyota Joins Tesla in Developing Camera-Vision Self-Driving Technology

7 Apr 2022, 11:22 UTC · By: Cristian Agatie / Toyota's Woven Planet subsidiary has joined Tesla in trying to advance self-driving technologies without using expensive lidar sensors

 
Despite Appearances, People Trust Tesla the Most for Building Autonomous Vehicles
Despite Appearances, People Trust Tesla the Most for Building Autonomous Vehicles

30 Mar 2022, 15:22 UTC · By: Cristian Agatie / A study by research firm AutoPacific shows that consumers trust Tesla the most for building autonomous vehicles, despite what many people believe

 
Nvidia's New Mapping Platform for Autonomous Vehicles Will Survey 310,000 Miles Worldwide
Nvidia's New Mapping Platform for Autonomous Vehicles Will Survey 310,000 Miles Worldwide

23 Mar 2022, 12:28 UTC · By: Cristina Mircea / Nvidia announces the Drive map mapping platform for the autonomous vehicle industry, promising to cover 310,000 miles globally by 2024

 
Bridgestone Bought a Small Stake in May Mobility, Testing of AVs Will Expand
Bridgestone Bought a Small Stake in May Mobility, Testing of AVs Will Expand

22 Mar 2022, 21:53 UTC · By: Florin Amariei / Bridgestone is not going to miss the autonomous vehicle (AV) party. The Japanese tire maker is now involved in the technology that’ll change driving

 
NHTSA Says Autonomous Vehicles Do Not Need a Steering Wheel, Obviously
NHTSA Says Autonomous Vehicles Do Not Need a Steering Wheel, Obviously

11 Mar 2022, 13:18 UTC · By: Cristian Agatie / NHTSA finalized the first occupant protection safety standards for autonomous vehicles and admits they do not need driving controls

 
Is Nvidia the Right Company to Revitalize the Auto Industry?
Is Nvidia the Right Company to Revitalize the Auto Industry?

21 Feb 2022, 04:18 UTC · By: Benny Kirk / Nvidia has its hands in so much more than rendering graphics for triple-a video games. They dip their toes and sometimes a whole lot more into a slew of things

 
Bosch Signs Level 3 Autonomy Development Deal With VW Group Subsidiary
Bosch Signs Level 3 Autonomy Development Deal With VW Group Subsidiary

25 Jan 2022, 19:29 UTC · By: Sebastian Toma / Bosch has announced it signed a deal with VW Group subsidiary Cariad to develop advanced Level 2 and Level 3 autonomous driving systems for production cars

 
The World Had Its First Head-to-Head Autonomous Car Race To Conclude the 2022 CES
The World Had Its First Head-to-Head Autonomous Car Race To Conclude the 2022 CES

10 Jan 2022, 13:46 UTC · By: Sebastian Toma / The 2022 edition of the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas has also featured the world's first head-to-head autonomous car race. Over 40 teams signed up

 
General Motors Unveils Advanced Computing Architecture for Self Driving Cars
General Motors Unveils Advanced Computing Architecture for Self Driving Cars

7 Jan 2022, 11:31 UTC · By: Sebastian Toma / GM and Qualcomm unveiled the result of their collaboration at the 2022 CES. It comes in the form of compute modules for self-driving vehicles

 
Is It True GM Will Sell Autonomous Vehicles to Consumers by Mid-Decade?
Is It True GM Will Sell Autonomous Vehicles to Consumers by Mid-Decade?

7 Jan 2022, 11:02 UTC · By: Cristian Agatie / The autonomous driving scene heats up again after GM's CEO Mary Barra pledged to sell autonomous vehicles to consumers “as soon as mid-decade”

 
Las Vegas Approves 29 Miles of Boring Company Tunnels
Las Vegas Approves 29 Miles of Boring Company Tunnels

21 Oct 2021, 05:11 UTC · By: Stephen Rivers / Elon Musk's tunneling firm, the Boring Company, has just secured a new deal with the city of Las Vegas to complete up to 29 miles of underground routes.