John Deere will integrate Light’s perception platform into its autonomous tractors to augment its vision-only approach to autonomy.
Light launches Clarity camera system to accurate autonomous vehicle vision
Light has launched Clarity, a multiview perception platform enabling vehicles to see 1 km with 20 times the detail of lidar. The company said Clarity’s range, accuracy, and detail can improve vehicle safety.
July 2018 Robotics and Intelligent Systems Investments
Investment into robotics and intelligent systems companies for July 2018 was robust, totaling approximately $1.6B worldwide from 34 investments into the same number of companies. In June 2018, 27 robotics startups raised $2.1 billion. The bulk of the July 2018 investments were made into companies developing software and hardware technologies and products, along with services…