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Sacramento aims to become the first city to deploy autonomous vehicles

Posted on Jan 11, 2019 in Buses, Cars, News, Technology

The City of Sacramento has decided to partner with Deepen AI, Inc. and Foresight AI, Inc. on a project designed to speed up the...

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World’s most valuable AI startup SenseTime unveils self-driving center in Japan

Posted on Jan 11, 2019 in Cars, Infrastructure, News

The world’s highest-valued artificial intelligence startup SenseTime has set foot in Japan. The Beijing-based firm announced on Friday...

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AutoX delivered burgers to CES 2019 in self-driving cars

Posted on Jan 10, 2019 in Cars, News

Burgers and fries delivered by robo-car. Stranger things have happened in Las Vegas. At the CES tech show this year, a car from AutoX...

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Volkswagen hires Apple executive for autonomous vehicle role

Posted on Jan 10, 2019 in Cars, News

Volkswagen AG said on Wednesday it had hired an executive from Apple as a director responsible for technical development at its commercial...

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CES is now one of the world’s biggest auto shows as Ford to Uber debut new technology

Posted on Jan 10, 2019 in Cars, News, Technology

With its glossy black finish, five-person cabin and six huge fan pods, the Bell Nexus looks like it belongs on the set of a science...

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Mercedes-Benz showed off a bizarre-looking, self-driving concept car at CES that hints at how the company may be planning to cash in on autonomous tech

Posted on Jan 10, 2019 in Cars, News, Technology

Mercedes-Benz showed off two vehicles at this year’s International Consumer Electronics Show (CES) that could serve as an outline...

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Via demonstrates autonomous vehicle ride-sharing at CES 2019

Posted on Jan 10, 2019 in Buses, Cars, News, Technology

For the first time, Via is showcasing smart solutions for autonomous vehicle (AV) ride-sharing at CES 2019, alongside Aurrigo, Comet...

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Ford’s self-driving unit CEO: Here’s where we’re taking autonomous

Posted on Jan 10, 2019 in Cars, Perspective

Over the last several years, Ford (F – Get Report) has gotten serious about investing in autonomous driving. The auto giant has...

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CES 2019: Riding a self-driving Lyft car made me giddier than I have any right to be

Posted on Jan 10, 2019 in Cars, Perspective

The first time I opened my Lyft app to summon a ride here at Las Vegas for CES 2019, I nearly screamed. Instead of seeing the usual map...

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Top 10 industries transformed by self-driving cars

Posted on Jan 10, 2019 in Cars, Perspective, Technology

It took 50 years for electricity to be adopted by 60% of households in the United States and only 10 years for cell phones. The adoption...

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‘Reality is kicking in’: Ford says self-driving vehicles are further away than many expect

Posted on Jan 9, 2019 in Cars, Perspective

Ford will continue its push toward “mobility” to position itself as a key player in autonomous vehicles, even as the...

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Microsoft will help train LG’s self-driving car software

Posted on Jan 9, 2019 in Cars, News, Technology

While LG’s CES presence has mainly been about TVs — of the rollable and 8K variety — and robots, it hasn’t...

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Autonomous electric cars could be ready in 2019

Posted on Jan 9, 2019 in Cars, News

The automotive industry is quickly trying to catch up with new technology in the works and technology currently on the market. The people...

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Baidu announces Apollo Enterprise, its new platform for mass-produced autonomous vehicles

Posted on Jan 9, 2019 in Buses, Cars, News

Baidu made several big announcements about Apollo, its open-source autonomous vehicle technology platform, today at CES. The first is the...

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15 factors that may be delaying self-driving cars

Posted on Jan 9, 2019 in Cars, Perspective

Let’s face it, self-driving cars aren’t living up to their hype. I’ve seen hype before and then some. But nothing like that showered upon...

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The Technology 202: Self-driving car companies at CES say: Safety first

Posted on Jan 9, 2019 in Cars, News

Autonomous vehicles are driving the buzz at CES this week — but this year, companies are touting their commitment to safety and public...

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Thermal imaging will make autonomous vehicles safer and more affordable

Posted on Jan 9, 2019 in Cars, Technology

For advanced driver-assistance systems (ADAS) and autonomous-vehicle (AV) platforms to become the future of driving, those systems must be...

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Mercedes-Benz, NVIDIA to create new AI architecture for Mercedes vehicles

Posted on Jan 9, 2019 in Cars, News, Technology

Mercedes-Benz announced today it has selected NVIDIA to help realize its vision for next-generation vehicles. Speaking to a packed crowd...

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Self-driving cars are losing their novelty factor, and that’s OK

Posted on Jan 9, 2019 in Cars, Perspective

CES 2018, last year’s massive tech show in Las Vegas, played host to the debut of Lyft’s self-driving car. Powered by...

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Report: Self-driving car startup Aurora is raising capital at a $2B valuation

Posted on Jan 9, 2019 in Cars, Finance, News

Early last year, LinkedIn  co-founder and prolific venture capital investor Reid Hoffman  called Chris Urmson “the Henry Ford of...

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