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Toyota’s autonomous vehicles will employ Renesas autonomous-driving vehicle solution


Renesas Electronics Corporation —a leader in microcontrollers, analog & power and SoC products— has made public that Toyota’s autonomous vehicles that are presently under development and are scheduled to be launched in 2020 will employ the company’s autonomous-driving vehicle solution. Renesas’s autonomous-driving vehicle solution combines the RH850 microcontroller (MCU) and R-Car system-on-chip …

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Toyota Research Institute (TRI) to test autonomous vehicle technology in Concord, California

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Toyota Research Institute (TRI) has signed an agreement with GoMentum Station to test autonomous vehicle technology at the 5,000-acre autonomous vehicle proving grounds located in Concord, California. Managed by the Contra Costa Transportation Authority (CCTA), this partnership enables TRI to expand closed course testing of its two-prong approach to vehicle …

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Argo AI acquires LiDAR technology company Princeton Lightwave


Argo AI, sub-organization of Ford Motors has announced that it has acquired Princeton Lightwave. The acquired company has extensive experience in the development and commercialization of LiDAR sensors and it is expected that the acquisition will expedite the process of commercialization and deployment self-driving cars at scale. Bryan Salesky, CEO, …

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Nissan IMx concept car unveiled

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Nissan has unveiled “IMx concept vehicle” was unveiled at Tokyo Motor Show. It is being claimed that the technology in the car is the evolution of ProPILOT, already featured in the new Nissan LEAF. The system has been developed further to offer fully autonomous driving that requires no human intervention. …

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Hyundai America Technical Center, Inc. (HATCI) partners with the American Center for Mobility (ACM) for advancement of CAV technology


Hyundai America Technical Center, Inc. (HATCI) is entering into a long-term partnership with the American Center for Mobility (ACM) to support the advancement of connected and automated vehicle (CAV) technology. HACTI —one of the founding members with AT&T, Toyota, and Ford— will contribute $5 million to support the creation of …

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Ford commercial customers will be able to access the services of the Telogis Mobile Resource Management (MRM) software platform through SYNC


Telogis, leading cloud-based Mobile Resource Management (MRM) software company has announced that Ford commercial customers will be able to use Ford SYNC Connect to access the services of the Telogis Mobile Resource Management (MRM) software platform. The Telogis platform provides vehicle location, driver behavior, navigation, route planning and optimization, and compliance …

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Bloomberg Philanthropies releases its Global Atlas of Autonomous Vehicles (AV)


Bloomberg Philanthropies —an institution that works in over 120 countries around the world to ensure better, longer lives for the greatest number of people— has released its Global Atlas of Autonomous Vehicles (AV) in Cities. It is a comprehensive, first-of-its kind map that shows how city governments around the globe …

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A mathematical formula proposed that can bring certainty to the open questions of liability in autonomous car accidents


Amnon Shashua, Mobileye CEO and Intel senior vice president have offered the autonomous driving industry a way to prove the safety of autonomous vehicles. He was speaking at the World Knowledge Forum in Seoul, South Korea. His solution, published in an academic paper and a layman’s summary paper, provides a …

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Continental develops a central input device that intuitively configures the change of role of driver in automated driving functions


As more and more automation features get added in the cars, the role of car drivers has become critical as it requires to change very frequently. To tackle this Continental has developed a central input device– the Smart Control input device– that transparently and intuitively configures the change of role …

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