Silicon Motion Joins the Automotive Edge Computing Consortium

WAKEFIELD, Mass. – Sept. 10, 2020 – The Automotive Edge Computing Consortium (AECC) today announced that Silicon Motion has joined as a member. The AECC is a non-profit consortium of cross-industry players working to drive best practices for the coming vehicle and computing convergence. Silicon Motion is the world’s leading supplier of NAND flash controllers… Read More »

Automotive LiDAR market: What’s in store?

The global automotive LiDAR market size is expected to reach $4.14 billion by 2026, growing at a CAGR of over 35% during the forecast period, according to report published by Polaris Market Research. Light detection and ranging (LiDAR) is a technology based on remote sensing and it is significantly popular among the automobile manufacturers. It is used… Read More »

TomTom introduces product for safer autonomous driving

TomTom launched TomTom RoadCheck, a pioneering product for automated vehicles that allows carmakers to decide where it is safe for drivers to activate their vehicles’ automated driving functions. RoadCheck will permit carmakers to utilize TomTom’s high definition (HD) map data to the fullest potential. It will help them define the operational design domain (ODD) of… Read More »

AutoX launches its RoboTaxi service in Shanghai, competing with Didi’s pilot program

Autonomous vehicle startup AutoX announced the public launch of of its self-driving taxi service in Shanghai today. Called simply RoboTaxi, AutoX’s offering already faces competition from Didi, China’s largest ride-hailing platform, which launched its own robo-taxi pilot program in Shanghai at the end of June. AutoX’s RoboTaxis will first be available in Jiading District, starting… Read More »

HERE Technologies and Immense partner to strengthen transportation

According to a report by thenewsmarket, in order to provide an improved way for mobility providers to identify revenue opportunities, reduce costs and choose operating policies fit for the future, two transport insights specialists are joining hands. Immense and HERE Technologies have signed a global partnership agreement. The partnership will enable Immense’s transport simulation tools to leverage the HERE platform, including global transport network… Read More »

Velodyne Lidar Powering Intelligent Traffic Management in Nevada

Velodyne Lidar, Inc. today announced a partnership with University of Nevada, Reno to advance research in transportation infrastructure. The university’s Nevada Center for Applied Research purchased and, in conjunction with the Nevada DOT and Nevada Governor’s Office of Economic Development, is using Velodyne’s lidar sensors in its Intelligent Mobility initiative to collect data aimed at making transportation more… Read More »