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Baidu to start small-scale production of fully autonomous minibuses


Baidu is planning to start small-scale production of fully autonomous minibusses from July next year, according to some media reports. The company aims to launch its self-driving cars before 2020 with Chinese automakers JAC Motors, BAIC Motor in 2019, and Chery Automobile. The company is currently working on the mass …

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Baidu releases second generation of its open-source autonomous driving platform, Apollo 1.5


Baidu has released second generation of its open-source autonomous driving platform Apollo 1.5. Building on Apollo 1.0, Apollo 1.5 opens up five additional core capabilities which include obstacle perception, planning, cloud simulation, High-Definition (HD) maps and End-to-End deep learning, providing more comprehensive solutions to developers and ecosystem partners to accelerate the …

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Baidu and Microsoft to work together in the intelligent cloud to advance autonomous driving

Microsoft and Baidu plan to partner in order to take the technical development and adoption of autonomous driving worldwide. As a member of the Apollo alliance, Microsoft will provide global scale for Apollo outside of China with the Microsoft Azure cloud. Apollo is an open platform announced by Baidu in …

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Baidu announces partners for its open autonomous driving project Apollo

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Baidu has announced that more than 50 partners have joined the Apollo open autonomous driving project, forming one of the largest and most diverse autonomous driving ecosystems. Members of the Apollo alliance includes: Vehicle manufacturers, such as Chery Automobile, FAW Group Corporation, Changan Automobile Group, and Great Wall Motors Tier …

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Baidu’s project Apollo aims introducing autonomous vehicle on highways and open roads by 2020


(Reuters) Baidu Inc said on Tuesday it would launch its self-driving car technology for restricted environment in July before gradually introducing fully autonomous driving capabilities on highways and open city roads by 2020. The project is named Apollo after the lunar landing program, the Chinese search giant said, adding it …

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