The Cruise robotaxi was operating autonomously but there were no passengers inside the vehicle.
AVIA creates AV-centered policy recommendations for USDOT
According to the AVIA, these federal policy recommendations will help unlock AVs’ full capacity to provide greater safety and mobility.
Software development for autonomous vehicles from APEX.AI
This episode of The Robot Report Podcast features an interview with APEX.AI co-founder Dejan Pangercic on software development for autonomous vehicles.
Argo AI team joins Ford’s new self-driving startup Latitude AI
Latitude’s work will build off of Ford’s hands-free, highway-driving technology called BlueCruise, which has already logged more than 50 million miles.
Breaking down Tesla’s Full Self Driving recall
Tesla’s recall affects almost 363,000 Model S, Model 3, Model X and Model Y vehicles equipped with Full Self Driving Beta software.
Waymo starts fully driverless testing in LA
Waymo announced its starting completely driverless testing in Los Angeles, making it the third city to see driverless Waymo vehicles.
Motional to start nighttime robotaxi rides in Las Vegas
The rides will be given in Motional’s IONIQ 5 robotaxi with a safety driver behind the wheel, on certain routes along the Las Vegas Strip.
Editor’s picks: top robots from World Ag Expo
The 2023 World Ag Expo is the largest farm equipment show in the world. This year there was a record number of autonomous solutions on display.
Cruise hits 1 million driverless miles
Cruise’s fully driverless vehicles have traveled over one million miles just 15 months after the company gave its first driverless ride.
Zoox gives first rides in purpose-built AVs
The rides are available exclusively to Zoox employees between the company’s two main buildings at its headquarters in Foster City, CA.
Inside Zoox’s upgraded robotaxi test fleet
Zoox’s upgraded testing fleet is paving the way for its purpose-built autonomous vehicle to start rolling out onto roads.
Phantom AI brings in $36.5M
Phantom AI, based in Mountain View, California, aims to quickly democratize autonomous driving by advancing ADAS technologies.
The Indy Autonomous Challenge @CES thrills the crowd
The autonomous race cars at the [email protected] event set another world speed record of 180 mph.
Oxbotica brings in $140M for AV software
Oxbotica aims to use the investment to drive expansion into new geographical markets and more quickly deploy its autonomy software.
Luminar launches 3D mapping software
Luminar is expanding its software offerings to include high-definition, 3D maps that update automatically.
Microsoft to invest more than $10M in Gatik
Microsoft plans to invest $10 million into the autonomous trucking startup as part of a funding round that would value Gatik at more than $700 million.
Volvo Cars now fully owns autonomous driving company Zenseact
Volvo said the acquisition is a strategic step towards owning more of its software that will power key functionalities in future cars.
Owl AI launches 3D Thermal Ranger evaluation kit
Owl AI has launched a monocular 3D Thermal Ranger computer vision product for advanced driver assistance systems and autonomous vehicles.
Linux Foundation launches Overture Maps Foundation
The Linux Foundation announced it formed the Overture Maps Foundation, a collaborative effort to create interoperable open map data.
NVIDIA DRIVE OS earns safety certification
TÜV SÜD has determined that NVIDIA’s DRIVE OS 5.2 software meets the ISO 26262 ASIL B standard, which targets functional safety in road vehicles’ systems.
Pony.ai and Baidu receive approval to test L4 robotaxis in Beijing
Pony.ai and Baidu have received licenses to operate L4 robotaxis in Beijing China, expanding their operations.
How Waymo tests its collision avoidance capabilities
Waymo, the self-driving unit of Alphabet, recently gave some insight into how it trains its Waymo Driver to avoid collisions on the road.