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Research project “INITIATIVE”: HELLA develops concepts for light-based communication for automated driving

Together with further partners, HELLA, the lighting and electronics expert has started a new research project. The main focus is on the question of how communication between autonomous vehicles and other road users can be ensured with the aid of automotive lighting technology. In addition to HELLA, the Karlsruhe Institute of Technology, the Fraunhofer Institute… 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 »

SICK earns Innovation Award from Robotics Business Review for LiDAR Localization Product

SICK has received an Innovation Award from the Robotics Business Review for its LiDAR-LOC product, a software solution that enables contour-based localization using LiDAR technology. This is the third consecutive year that SICK has been given an award from the Robotics Business Review. RBR50 is an annual list that recognizes and celebrates forward thinking companies… 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 »