Consumer Watchdog called on California’s seven members of the House Energy and Commerce Committee to block proposed federal legislation that would undo California’s ground-breaking safety regulations covering the testing of autonomous vehicles. The House bill
CyberCar, completed a demonmstration of blockchain to connected cars using a blockchain-enabled a telematics device. By bringing blockchain to the connected vehicle, CyberCar delivers a “membrane of trust” around the entire vehicle ecosystem, enabling a
A number of strategies being used to generate solid state designs include Optical Phased Arrays, MEMS micro-mirror modules, Flash laser and Liquid Crystal Waveguide beam steering technologies for LiDAr for autonomous vehicles reports Strategy Analytics.
We recently discussed what people will do in autonomous self-driving cars besides watching video, talking on the phone, texting or doing work. We came up with some very amusing scenarios including dog grooming, therapy and
A new report from Navigant Research analyzes regional markets for light duty passenger vehicles (LDVs) and medium or heavy duty commercial vehicles with highly automated driving capability, providing forecasts for global market sales through 2035.
Microsoft Corp. and Baidu announced plans to partner in order to take the technical development and adoption of autonomous driving worldwide. As a member of the Apollo alliance, Microsoft will provide global scale for Apollo
Issues and glitches are appearing with cars Android Auto. We predicted early on that the support for Android Auto which was almost nothing when the product was launched would be a problem for luxury car
The Internet of Things (IoT) is coming to connected cars through AT&T technology and partnerships, making the company a leading provider of services for automakers and suppliers. AT&T’s dominance in the connected car marketplace positions
In a new survey of International Carwash Association (ICA) member companies, nearly 40% of wash operators reported problems with start/stop systems and forward collision avoidance technology stopping vehicles in automatic car washes. 60% reported issues
In embedded chips and connected car news tips this week there was news from Esri, HERE, BMW, Iseego, Cadence Design, Business Chrome, LexisNexis, VIA Technologies, Octo Telematics, Autoliv and Metamoto. Esri ArcGIS & HERE
Around a month after Washington State instituted its permit program for self-driving car testing, its first enrollee rolled into Seattle this week. The Torc Robotics’ self-driving car had traveled from Washington D.C., completing 2,500+ autonomous
The way consumers are researching and buying cars is chaning greatly.More consumers taking the car dealership out of the buying process, visiting the dealer less frequently than before and wanting to buy their cars online.