TuSimple’s self-driving truck network takes shape with Ryder partnership

TuSimple, the self-driving truck company that went public earlier this year, has partnered with Ryder as part of its plan to build out a freight network that will support its autonomous trucking operations. Under the deal announced this week, Ryder’s fleet maintenance facilities will act as terminals for TuSimple’s freight network. TuSimple’s so-called AFN, or… Read More »

AEye Appoints Bernd Reichert to Executive Team

AEye Appoints Bernd Reichert to Executive Team as Senior Vice President of ADAS Former Valeo Executive to Drive Penetration of AEye LiDAR in Automotive and Commercial Trucking Sectors “I couldn’t be more excited to join AEye, a company that understands and works within the automotive ecosystem, and whose disruptive, AI-driven technology will play a key role… Read More »

Brodmann17 adds ADAS to Peachtree Corners’ Level 3 autonomous vehicle for real-world smart city testing

Brodmann17 has become the first company to add its technology to Peachtree Corners’ Curiosity Lab’s Level 3 autonomous test vehicle. Peachtree Corners says it is one of America’s first smart city environments powered by real-world connected infrastructure and 5G. Brodmann17 will further develop and prove out its state-of-the-art software-only perception technology for assisted driving in… Read More »

Uber will offer free Rosetta Stone language courses to drivers

Jon Fingas Contributor Jon Fingas is a contributing writer at Engadget. Uber wants to overcome the language barriers you’ll sometimes encounter when hailing a ride. The Verge says Uber has partnered with Rosetta Stone to offer free language lessons through its Driver app. Both Uber and Uber Eats drivers can use the feature to learn… Read More »