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Electric Vehicles Research
Mar 18, 2019
AI-controlled bus transit services in Japan

AI-controlled bus transit services in Japan

AI-controlled on demand bus is a new concept of public bus transit services. The AI generates routes automatically and in real time based on passenger requests submitted through smartphone apps. It uses deep learning to accumulate operational data on rider destinations and traffic conditions, enabling the buses to run more efficiently the more they are used.
Electric Vehicles Research
Feb 7, 2019
UK moves forward with self driving vehicles

UK moves forward with self driving vehicles

In a strong signal of support for the UK automotive and technology industries, the government has announced that a process is being developed to support the advanced trials of automated vehicles. Advanced trials will not be supported unless they have passed rigorous safety assessments.
Electric Vehicles Research
Jan 30, 2019
Identifying artificial intelligence "blind spots"

Identifying artificial intelligence "blind spots"

A novel model developed by MIT and Microsoft researchers identifies instances in which autonomous systems have "learned" from training examples that don't match what's actually happening in the real world. Engineers could use this model to improve the safety of artificial intelligence systems, such as driverless vehicles and autonomous robots.
Electric Vehicles Research
Jan 25, 2019
Amazon tests Scout delivery system

Amazon tests Scout delivery system

Amazonhave been hard at work developing a new, fully-electric delivery system - Amazon Scout - designed to safely get packages to customers using autonomous delivery devices. These devices were created by Amazon, are the size of a small cooler, and roll along sidewalks at a walking pace.
Electric Vehicles Research
Jan 10, 2019
Snackbots head to college

Snackbots head to college

The friendliest new freshman arrives on campus stocked with snacks and beverages. Meet snackbot, the outdoor, self-driving robot bringing enticing snacks and beverages from Hello Goodness, a curated portfolio of better-for-you brands from PepsiCo, to hungry college students.
Electric Vehicles Research
Jan 9, 2019
Self driving cars deliver groceries and take out

Self driving cars deliver groceries and take out

DoorDash announce their partnership with General Motors' Cruise Automation, starting in March 2019, DoorDash and Cruise will test the first food deliveries using autonomous vehicles in San Francisco.
Electric Vehicles Research
Jan 3, 2019
Sea Machines raises $10 million

Sea Machines raises $10 million

Sea Machines Robotics announced that it has closed a $10 million Series A investment.
Electric Vehicles Research
Dec 26, 2018
Honda autonomous work vehicle

Honda autonomous work vehicle

Honda will be seeking potential business and technology partners for its prototype off-road vehicle, the Honda Autonomous Work Vehicle.
Electric Vehicles Research
Dec 24, 2018
Unmanned delivery service launched in Arizona

Unmanned delivery service launched in Arizona

Nuro has launched the first-ever unmanned delivery service for the general public. People in Scottsdale, Arizona can now have their groceries delivered by the R1, a self-driving, unmanned on-road vehicle.
Electric Vehicles Research
Dec 21, 2018
The Future of 3D Sensing and Perception

The Future of 3D Sensing and Perception

Quanergy is a leading provider of solid state LiDAR sensors and smart sensing solutions.
Electric Vehicles Research
Mar 18, 2019
AI-controlled bus transit services in Japan

AI-controlled bus transit services in Japan

AI-controlled on demand bus is a new concept of public bus transit services. The AI generates routes automatically and in real time based on passenger requests submitted through smartphone apps. It uses deep learning to accumulate operational data on rider destinations and traffic conditions, enabling the buses to run more efficiently the more they are used.
Electric Vehicles Research
Jan 30, 2019
Identifying artificial intelligence "blind spots"

Identifying artificial intelligence "blind spots"

A novel model developed by MIT and Microsoft researchers identifies instances in which autonomous systems have "learned" from training examples that don't match what's actually happening in the real world. Engineers could use this model to improve the safety of artificial intelligence systems, such as driverless vehicles and autonomous robots.
Electric Vehicles Research
Jan 10, 2019
Snackbots head to college

Snackbots head to college

The friendliest new freshman arrives on campus stocked with snacks and beverages. Meet snackbot, the outdoor, self-driving robot bringing enticing snacks and beverages from Hello Goodness, a curated portfolio of better-for-you brands from PepsiCo, to hungry college students.
Electric Vehicles Research
Jan 3, 2019
Sea Machines raises $10 million

Sea Machines raises $10 million

Sea Machines Robotics announced that it has closed a $10 million Series A investment.
Electric Vehicles Research
Dec 24, 2018
Unmanned delivery service launched in Arizona

Unmanned delivery service launched in Arizona

Nuro has launched the first-ever unmanned delivery service for the general public. People in Scottsdale, Arizona can now have their groceries delivered by the R1, a self-driving, unmanned on-road vehicle.
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