Wednesday, April 25, 2018

self-driving cars

self-driving cars
German Economic Minister Peter Altmaier walks after delivering a statement regarding the Trump Administration's steel and aluminum tariffs outside of the White House in Washington

German Minister to Carmakers: Invest in Electric Cars or Lose Out

BERLIN (Reuters) The German automotive industry must invest heavily in electric car technology and develop battery production facilities in Europe to keep up with...
A roof mounted camera and radar system is shown on Uber's Ford Fusion self driving car during a demonstration of self-driving automotive technology in Pittsburgh

In Self-Driving Cars, Human Drivers and Standards Come Up Short: Experts

By Nick Carey and Paul Lienert (Reuters) Autonomous cars should be required to meet standards on their ability to detect potential hazards and better ways are...
A Jaguar I-PACE self-driving car is pictured during its unveiling by Waymo in the Manhattan borough of New York City

Waymo Steps toward A More Diverse Robo-Taxi Fleet with Jaguar Deal

By David Shepardson NEW YORK (Reuters) Waymo will include up to 20,000 Jaguar I-PACE electric vehicles in its upcoming autonomous fleet as part of a...
Amnon Shashua, co-founder of Israeli start-up Mobileye, is seen during an interview with Reuters at his second high-tech company, OrCam at their office in Jerusalem

Mobileye Says Its Software Would Have Seen Pedestrian in Uber Fatality

By Alexandria Sage SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) The head of Mobileye said on Monday its computer vision system would have detected the pedestrian who was killed in...
Self-driving car drives at the Renesas Electronics autonomous vehicle test track in Stratford

In Canada, Driverless Cars Learn to See in The Snow

By Allison Lampert STRATFORD, Ontario (Reuters) A Canadian town known for its annual theater festival is emerging as a hub of "snowtonomous" research, as automakers...
A Jaguar Land Rover logo is seen on the building inside the Chery Jaguar Land Rover plant in Changshu

Jaguar Land Rover to Test Self-Driving Valet Parking on Britain’s Streets

LONDON (Reuters) Britain's biggest carmaker Jaguar Land Rover (JLR) was showcasing self-driving valet technology on Britain's streets on Thursday which allows a car to find...