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At Least for Now, People are Weary of Riding in Driverless Cars, Survey Suggests


Writing in a new study published on 6 August 2019 in the journal Transportation, a group of researchers…
Lyft 3D Object Detection for Autonomous Vehicles


Self-driving technology presents a rare opportunity to improve the quality of life in many of our communities. Avoidable…
How Self Driving Cars Work (Infographic)

August 21, 2019

Self-driving cars have been a topic of excitement and debate this past year. As manufacturers come closer to…
Hackers Could Use Connected Cars to Gridlock Whole Cities

August 1, 2019

In the year 2026, at rush hour, your self-driving car abruptly shuts down right where it blocks traffic.…
Do passengers prefer autonomous vehicles driven like machines or like humans?

July 3, 2019

Research finds that “peeking round” corners provides answers. Passenger and pedestrian confidence and acceptance will be key to…
What can autonomous vehicles learn from the flight behavior of birds?

May 14, 2019

As we move toward a future where networks of self-driving cars and drones occupy our highways and skyways,…
Waymo Says It’s Ready to Sell Self-Driving Car Tech to Outside Companies

March 13, 2019

Autonomous cars regularly feature in the headlines as people anticipate what the future might bring. Waymo is the…
Race to market self-driving cars leaving people with disabilities behind

March 5, 2019

People with disabilities, seniors and children could be left on the curb if the designs of self-driving vehicles…
Warning: Automated cars and their operators fail to detect dangers

March 4, 2019

Automated cars are becoming more common, but they still require drivers to react to dangers that aren’t detected…
Sandia spiking tool improves artificially intelligent devices

February 27, 2019

Technique should benefit smart phones and self-driving cars Whetstone, a software tool that sharpens the output of artificial…
Top 5 Dangers of Self-Driving Cars

February 26, 2019

Self-driving cars are no longer science-fiction; they are just around the corner of becoming mainstream. The idea is…
Porsche tests the use of autonomous driving in the workshop

February 21, 2019

Using a tablet to access the lifting platform: Porsche tests autonomous driving in the company’s own workshop. The…
How Truck Drivers Stand to Benefit From Changing Technology

January 26, 2019

For decades, trucking was regarded as a fairly low-tech industry. Drivers transported cargo from Point A to Point…
Making AI accountable easier said than done, says expert

January 14, 2019

If you had to program a self-driving car, which option would you choose if only two were available:…
Think smart: 5 ways tech is improving future transport and driving

December 4, 2018

The future of driving is smart, safe and there to make things a little easier for everyone behind…
Combining real, virtual worlds improves driverless vehicle testing

November 22, 2018

Augmented reality technology can accelerate testing of connected and automated vehicles by 1,000 to 100,000 times, and reduce…
Waymo Reveals Ride-Sharing Program With Autonomous Cars Will Begin Before 2019

November 20, 2018

Executives at Waymo recently announced they will soon begin offering a ride sharing service with self-driving cars to…
Turning cars into robot traffic managers

November 9, 2018

Self-driving cars may one day do more than just get us from point A to point B. By…
San Jose to become pilot city for automated on-demand ride-hailing service, developed by Bosch and Daimler

November 9, 2018

Test area will be San Carlos/Stevens Creek corridor between downtown and west San José. The on-demand ride-hailing service…
Driven to Distraction – the future of car safety

October 31, 2018

If you haven’t gotten a new car in a while you may not have noticed that the future…
The robots of the future work together

October 9, 2018

Associate Professor Ole Ravn of DTU Electrical Engineering is head of DTU’s research within robot technology. He has worked with…
Autonomous vehicle communications record using 5G

September 26, 2018

A movie’s worth of data sent in seconds using 5G over-the-air transmissions by Warwick University researchers. Researchers in…
Automated Valet Parking jointly premiered by Daimler and Bosch in China

September 14, 2018

Automated Valet Parking is based on intelligent infrastructure and allows drivers to instruct their vehicle via smartphone to…
Toyota and Uber Extend Collaboration to Automated Vehicle Technologies

August 28, 2018

Uber to integrate its self-driving technology alongside Toyota Guardian technology in purpose-built vehicles for deployment on Uber’s ride-sharing…
Formula 1 driving simulation technology could help put the UK on the fast track to self-driving vehicles

August 16, 2018

A new research programme by WMG at the University of Warwick, and XPI Simulation, co-funded by Innovate UK,…
Metropolis in California to become a pilot city for automated driving

July 12, 2018

Bosch and Daimler are going to launch fully-automated, driverless driving at a major city in the Silicon Valley.…
Automated Driving in Cities: Daimler and Bosch select Nvidia AI platform for Drive Pegasus

July 11, 2018

Automated vehicles are complex computers on wheels. And they need even more computing power if they are to…
Daimler Becomes First International Automaker to Obtain Road Test License for Highly Automated Driving in Beijing

July 9, 2018

In milestone for local R&D efforts, Daimler is approved for highly automated driving (level 4) test area road…
Eco-car ‘DTU Dynamo’ becomes self-driving

June 26, 2018

There were loud cheers and hearty applause when DTU Roadrunners’ latest version of its eco-car ‘DTU Dynamo’ had its…
Toyota Research Institute Supports Development of Open-Source Automated Driving Simulator

June 21, 2018

LOS ALTOS, Calif., June 21, 2018-Toyota Research Institute (TRI) is furthering its support of open source platforms by…
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