Velodyne – Third Annual World Safety Summit on Autonomous Technology

Velodyne Lidar Announces Third Annual World Safety Summit on Autonomous Technology Velodyne Previews Summit with WSS Webinar Miniseries Kickoff on September 11 SAN JOSE, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Velodyne Lidar, Inc. today announced the third annual World Safety Summit on Autonomous Technology (WSS) that will address safety and autonomy issues in vehicle transportation. The summit brings together a diverse… Read More »

DeepMap joins University of Michigan’s TechLab

DeepMap has been selected to be a part of The University of Michigan’s TechLab at Mcity 2021 Startup Cohort. TechLab at Mcity is a Company-in-Residence program which provides an opportunity to early-stage advanced mobility companies within the connected and autonomous vehicle (CAV) industry. Each company within the 2021 cohort will participate within the year-long program… Read More »

Hexagon unveils autonomous tractor

Hexagon’s Autonomy and Positioning division has launched its first autonomy positioning and sensing kits for the agriculture market and validated these solutions in its new autonomous research and development tractor. Through collaboration between its leading brands NovAtel and AutonomouStuff, both part of Hexagon, their autonomous positioning and sensing kits were developed as part of Hexagon’s… Read More »

Walmart now piloting on-demand drone delivery with Flytrex

Years ago, our founder Sam Walton famously said, “I have always been driven to buck the system, to innovate, to take things beyond where they’ve been.” It remains a guiding principle at Walmart to this day – from being an early pioneer of universal bar codes and electronic scanning cash registers to our work on… Read More »

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 »