Autonomous Car

Self-Driving Vehicles will have Limited Impact on Productivity

Self-Driving Vehicles will have Limited Impact on Productivity

Sep 17, 2016 @ 22:21 |  In their new report, “Would Self-Driving Vehicles Increase Occupant Productivity?” Sivak and colleague Brandon Schoettle say that for about 62 percent of Americans, autonomous vehicles are not likely to result in an improvement in productivity. Safety and mobility are cited as the chief advantages of self-driving vehicles, but productivity […]

nuTonomy Launches World’s First Public Trial of Self-Driving Car

nuTonomy Launches World’s First Public Trial of Self-Driving Car

Aug 27, 2016 @ 20:45 |  nuTonomy is in preparation for the launch of a widely-available commercial robo-taxi service in Singapore in 2018 Cambridge, MA and Singapore — nuTonomy, the leading developer of state-of-the art software for self-driving cars, launched the first-ever public trial of a robo-taxi service. The trial, which will continue on an […]

Ford, MIT New Project to Measure Pedestrian Traffic and Predict Demand for New

Ford, MIT New Project to Measure Pedestrian Traffic and Predict Demand for New

Aug 2, 2016 @ 23:24 |  Ford Motor Company is collaborating with the Massachusetts Institute of Technology researchers on a new, innovative mobility research project to improve demand prediction models for mobility-on-demand services Project uses LiDAR sensors and inexpensive cameras to route electric shuttles toward areas with the highest demand based on data-driven models. The […]

Delphi Selected by Singapore for Autonomous Taxi Services

Delphi Selected by Singapore for Autonomous Taxi Services

Aug 2, 2016 @ 22:31 |  Delphi selected for proven advanced safety and automated driving technologies. Cloud-based service enables “mobility-on-demand” transport concept. Delphi Automotive PLC (NYSE: DLPH) has been selected by the Singapore Land Transport Authority (LTA) as a strategic partner to implement autonomous mobility concepts, recognizing Delphi’s leading technologies in advanced safety and automated […]

How to Teach Autonomous Vehicles to Take Driving Decisions like Human?

How to Teach Autonomous Vehicles to Take Driving Decisions like Human?

Jul 30, 2016 @ 20:59 |  Stanford engineers are conducting experiments to translate social behavior into algorithms so that self-driving cars will maintain vehicle safety and passenger comfort. Autonomous robotics has gone through a lot of evolution in the last few decades. One of the technology that has be most talked and invested on is […]

Starship Launches Testing Program for Self-driving Delivery Robots

Starship Launches Testing Program for Self-driving Delivery Robots

Jul 6, 2016 @ 16:30 | Starship, UK |  Starting from July, millions of people will have a chance to encounter autonomous delivery robots on the pavements of the United Kingdom, Germany and Switzerland as part of the testing program announced today by Starship Technologies and major industry partners. A similar program will be announced for […]

New Technique Controls Autonomous Vehicles in Extreme Conditions

New Technique Controls Autonomous Vehicles in Extreme Conditions

Jul 2, 2016 @ 16:56 | Georgia Institute of Technology | A Georgia Institute of Technology research team has devised a novel way to help keep a driverless vehicle under control as it maneuvers at the edge of its handling limits. The approach could help make self-driving cars of the future safer under hazardous road conditions. […]

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