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Intel buys Mobileye in US$15 billion deal

Intel buys Mobileye in US$15 billion deal

🕔10:05, 14.Mar 2017

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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Jaguar Land Rover Says It Will Test Over 100 Autonomous Cars in Britain by 2020

Jaguar Land Rover Says It Will Test Over 100 Autonomous Cars in Britain by 2020

🕔13:12, 13.Jul 2016

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

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Brookline traffic cameras left on around clock

Brookline traffic cameras left on around clock

🕔11:39, 17.May 2016

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

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This is what the streets of London look like to a driverless car

This is what the streets of London look like to a driverless car

🕔13:23, 4.May 2016

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

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Michigan Law’s Autonomous Vehicles Conference: Legal And Regulatory Hurdles To Deployment

Michigan Law’s Autonomous Vehicles Conference: Legal And Regulatory Hurdles To Deployment

🕔13:33, 26.Apr 2016

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.

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France intensifies autonomous enforcement

France intensifies autonomous enforcement

🕔11:53, 25.Apr 2016

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

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Honda’s Got a Whimsical Vision for the Self-Driving Future

Honda’s Got a Whimsical Vision for the Self-Driving Future

🕔11:31, 25.Apr 2016

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

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Traffic analysis: Traffic monitoring system uses neural networks to recognize license plates

Traffic analysis: Traffic monitoring system uses neural networks to recognize license plates

🕔15:13, 22.Apr 2016

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

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Can Laser Guided Autonomous Cars Solve Light Pollution

Can Laser Guided Autonomous Cars Solve Light Pollution

🕔12:40, 21.Apr 2016

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

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Watch as an Autonomous Ford Functions in Total Darkness

Watch as an Autonomous Ford Functions in Total Darkness

🕔14:02, 18.Apr 2016

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

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