Intel has announced that it is to acquire Mobileye, a leader in computer vision for autonomous driving technology, for US$15.3 billion — the biggest-ever acquisition of an Israeli tech company. Under the terms of the agreement, a subsidiary of Intel will
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The first models are set to hit the streets later this year. Britain’s biggest carmaker Jaguar Land Rover said it will create a fleet of more than 100 research vehicles over the next four years to test autonomous and connected
Since 2009, the Brookline Police Department has used video cameras posted at major intersections to track a rape suspect, investigate multiple hit and runs and solve crimes including bank robberies and package thefts. The cameras were instrumental in the investigation of
Mapping company Here has mapped London in preparation for the arrival of autonomous cars — expected to be hitting the capital’s streets as soon as next year. The company used Lidar (Light Detection and Ranging) technology to build the data that
Earlier this month, I attended a conference at the University of Michigan Law School: Autonomous Vehicles: Legal and Regulatory Hurdles to Deployment. It was a good excuse to go embrace all of the nostalgia that comes from visiting your alma mater.
In order to extend the nationwide speed enforcement, the French Ministry of the Interior has placed an order for an additional 100 Vitronic Enforcement Trailers. The autonomous mobile LIDAR systems can operate on their own for a minimum of five days
About a year ago, London design studio Map picked up a job from Honda. The brief called for a design for a self-driving Honda car that could, in some not-so-distant future, take passengers around the world. But the circumstances of
Automatic Number Plate Recognition (ANPR) systems are deployed to enable law enforcement agencies to control and manage traffic on highways. The systems are capable of reading the license plates of vehicles moving at high speeds during day and night and
Ford released a video of “Project Nightonomy,” its nighttime autonomous vehicle tests. The green-tinted night vision video shows a prototype Ford Fusion navigating the company’s Arizona test track while only using LIDAR. The Fusion handles the test with ease, navigating
Autonomous cars are dime a dozen. While only a few have made it onto public roads, it seems that every automotive company – or tech company inApple and Google’s case – are working on a self-driving vehicle. However, it’s unlikely any