Motus Ventures lead investments from Ford Motor Company, Wicklow Capital, StartX Stanford and AME Cloud Ventures to raise $6.6 million in funding for Civil Maps, provider of 3D mapping technology for fully autonomous vehicles. Civil
Carnegie Mellon College of Engineering researchers have found that the public could derive economic and social benefits today if safety-oriented, partially automated vehicle technologies were deployed in all cars. Many light-duty vehicle crashes occur due
This feature started out being called “Top Best a’ Tesla.” In recent weeks, after the death of Joshua Brown, it may be should be “Too Bad About Tesla,” so for now it well just call
Entities mentioned in embedded chips and connected car news tips this week include the opening of 5G spectrum by the FTC, WiTricity, Delphi, AT&T, IBM, Visteon, Volvo, On Semiconductor, Inova, Luxoft and Mentor Graphics.
The new 2017 Nissan Pathfinder is on the path of new connected car features with a range of enhanced “family adventure-ready” connectivity and infotainment systems. Standard on all 2017 Pathfinder grade levels is an updated
Nearly 80 percent of drivers expressed significant anger, aggression or road rage behind the wheel at least once in the past year, according to a new study released by the AAA Foundation for Traffic Safety.
Jaguar Land Rover is testing Connected and Autonomous Vehicle (CAV) technologies. The first of these research cars will be driven on a new 41 mile test route on motorways and urban roads around Coventry and
Watch out connected car drivers, July and August are the best months for car thefts. That’s why it is National Vehicle Theft Protection Month. Nationally, a motor vehicle is stolen on average every 45 seconds,
Consumer groups are calling for the testing of autonomous technology with live humans on the road using the Tesla Autopilot to be stopped after the death of Joshua Brown. Consumer Reports warns that consumers should
HARMAN announced the launch of its HARMAN Software Update Gateway product withpartner NXP Semiconductors as the latest addition to the HARMAN Software Management portfolio. NXP’s secured gateway processors, embedded with the new HARMAN update management
On Monday, while walking my dog, I saw a car load of four young men looking at their phones obviously playing Pokémon Go in the park. The car was moving slowly with warning lights flashing. They
Nissan announced that the new Serena, scheduled to go on sale in Japan in late August, will come equipped with the company’s ProPILOT autonomous drive technology, for single lane highway mobility. The company cautions drivers