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Russian tech firm Yandex working on self-driving car

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Yandex, Russian search and internet technology firm is working on self-driving car technology and has developed a self-driving vehicle prototype. The prototype is a modified Toyota Prius V, laden with sensors, AI and using some of the company’s patented computing algorithms. The company has developed this prototype in order to …

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Avtovaz and Yandex to work togather for integration of internet services into vehicles

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(Reuters) Avtovaz has signed memorandum of intent with Yandex LLC to jointly develop multimedia systems, including information and entertainment and navigation services. The memorandum includes cooperation in telematics services, connected cars and multimedia systems. Yandex plans to participate in creating the multimedia system of Avtovaz at the level of adaptation of …

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Yandex releases in-car parking app in Moscow

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Published: February 5, 2015 | MOSCOW and AMSTERDAM, Netherlands Yandex has released a new app that helps drivers in Moscow find a parking space and pay for the service without leaving their car. With the Yandex.Parking app, there is no need to drive the streets to find a parking spot …

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Yandex acquires low-power mobile geolocation startup KitLocate

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Russia: Yandex has acquired KitLocate, an Israeli start-up specialized in low power geofencing and motion sensing. The company was founded in 2011 and had 9 employees (including the three co-founders), it raised $750,000 of seed money in 2011. KitLocate’s technology is based on statistical analysis of smartphone sensors (GPS, Wi-Fi, …

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