Amazon (AMZN.O) could assemble a stake of right around a third in distribution center apply autonomy firm Balyo (BALYO.PA) in the following seven years

Amazon to invest in French firm’s technology for self-driving forklifts

self-driving forklifts Amazon (AMZN.O) could assemble a stake of right around a third in distribution center apply autonomy firm Balyo (BALYO.PA) in the following seven years, as a feature of an arrangement that could help offers of the French organization’s innovation for self-driving forklift trucks. Amazon Invests in , Balyo nnovation for self-driving forklift trucks […]

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How tech and auto companies are racing to be the first to roll out self-driving cars. The stakes are high for everyone involved.

How tech and auto companies are racing to be the first to roll out self-driving cars.

How tech and auto companies are racing to be the first to roll out self-driving cars. The stakes are high for everyone involved. The self-driving revolution and the prevalence of ride-hailing services such as Uber and Lyft threatens to reduce individual car ownership, which would eat into a sizable piece of automakers’ core business General […]

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Uber shuts down self-driving truck unit

Uber shuts down self-driving truck unit

Uber shuts down self-driving truck unit UBER is covering its self-driving trucks unit, an ambushed program borne out of the organization’s $680M procurement of Otto in August 2016. Rather, it’s refocusing self-driving endeavors on autos just, having as of late taken “the imperative advance of coming back to open streets in Pittsburgh.” Uber Freight, a […]

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Uber cuts 100 self-driving car operators

Uber cuts 100 self-driving car operators

Uber cuts 100 self-driving car operators   Uber (UBER) terminated about 100 autonomous-vehicle operators in Pittsburgh today in the latest step following a fatal self-driving crash in Arizona, Quartz reports. Those employees, who supervise the self-driving cars, were told the position was being eliminated and that they could apply for other jobs at Uber. It had already […]

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Baidu, SoftBank partner on self-driving buses in Japan

Baidu, SoftBank partner on self-driving buses in Japan

Baidu, SoftBank partner on self-driving buses in Japan Baidu  partners with SoftBank to enter Japan’s self-driving bus market with plans to start vehicle testing by the end of the year, according to Nikkei Asian Review. China’s Xiamen King Long United Automotive will build the bus. The companies hope to ship ten buses by 2019 and to […]

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Uber neglected simulation testing for self-driving vehicles

Uber neglected simulation testing for self-driving vehicles

Uber neglected simulation testing for self-driving vehicles   Uber (UBER) neglected simulation testing on its autonomous vehicles, according to The Information sources. Uber engineers struggled to thoroughly test the self-driving vehicle software in simulations partly due to a lack of investment. The company’s program came under scrutiny following a fatal pedestrian accident. According to a […]

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Apple signs with Volkswagen to make self-driving cars

Apple signs with Volkswagen to make self-driving cars

Apple signs with Volkswagen to make self-driving cars   Apple has marked an arrangement with Volkswagen to make self-driving autos, The New York Times reports, in somewhat of a mishap from more terrific dreams of working with BMW and Mercedes-Benz The last two automakers apparently rebuked Apple solicitations to hand over control of the information […]

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Intel's self-driving cars testing in Jerusalem

Intel’s self-driving cars testing in Jerusalem

Intel’s self-driving cars testing in Jerusalem Intel and its Mobileye backup have begun testing self-driving vehicles in Jerusalem. The armada incorporates 100 autos, and every ha 12 cameras for a 360-degree see. Eight of the cameras are for long-run survey and four for stopping. The organizations will include a layer of LIDAR and radar in […]

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Intel's Mobileye gets self-driving tech deal for 8M cars

Intel’s Mobileye gets self-driving tech deal for 8M cars

Intel’s Mobileye gets self-driving tech deal for 8M cars   Intel’s Mobileye gets self-driving tech deal for 8M cars. Mobileye, Intel’s Israel-based autonomous driving unit, has signed a contract to supply eight million cars at a European automaker with its self-driving technologies, a company official told Reuters.   Financial terms of the deal and the identity […]

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Apple now has more self-driving cars than Waymo and Tesla

Apple now has more self-driving cars than Waymo and Tesla

  Apple now has more self-driving cars than Waymo and Tesla. Apple now . Apple now has 55 self-driving cars registered with the California Department of Motor Vehicles, compared to 27 earlier this year and just three last year. That means Apple has the second largest fleet of self-driving cars in California, Mac Reports first pointed out.   Apple now has […]

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