Autonomous Car

Why Google Creates New dedicated Company, Waymo for Driverless Car ?

Why Google Creates New dedicated Company, Waymo for Driverless Car ?

Dec 16, 2016 @ 20:28 | Google self-driving car project is running since last eight year but now Google came with new dedicated company for future development of driverless car technologies. Why? Google is working on driverless car technology since 2009 under the famous Self-Driving Car Project. Now Google has added one more alphabet company […]

Autonomous SwarmBoats: New Missions, Safe Harbors

Autonomous SwarmBoats: New Missions, Safe Harbors

Dec 16, 2016 @ 18:43 |  Autonomous SwarmBoats: Office of Naval Research demonstrated autonomous capability of boats performing collaborative tasks of a given mission Autonomous unmanned swarming boats were put through their paces in a recent demonstration in the lower Chesapeake Bay—with results that show dramatic new possibilities for autonomy in future naval missions. Using […]

2016 U.S. Robotics Roadmap Released

2016 U.S. Robotics Roadmap Released

Nov 2, 2016 @ 19:42 |  2016 U.S. Robotics Roadmap focuses on autonomous vehicles, eldercare, manufacturing, application of internet of things in robotics and more. A new U.S. Robotics Roadmap released Oct. 31 calls for better policy frameworks to safely integrate new technologies, such as self-driving cars and commercial drones, into everyday life. The document […]

Google Self-Driving Car Involved in Serious Crash

Google Self-Driving Car Involved in Serious Crash

Sep 26, 2016 @ 18:39 |  Google self-driving car was involved in serious accident with man operated commercial van. Last week, A Google self-driving car was involved in serious accident with man operated commercial van in Mountain View, California. Self-driving car was hit from the side by a van running a red light. While no […]

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 […]