Thursday, July 18, 2019

Why Electric Buses Haven't Taken Over the World—Yet

In lots of ways, the electric bus feels like a technology whose time has come. Transportation is responsible for about a quarter of global...

Quanergy's CEO: We Still Will Rule Lidar!

Illustration: iStockphoto Advertisement Editor’s Picks Quanergy Announces $250 Solid-State LIDAR for Cars, Robots, and More Velodyne Announces a Solid-State Lidar Lumotive Says It’s Got a Solid-State Lidar That...

At Singapore’s Test Center, Self-Driving Cars Battle Fake Monsoons

Image: SMART A self-driving car designed and built by the Singapore-MIT Alliance for Research and Technology (SMART) passes through CETRAN's rain simulator. Advertisement Editor’s Picks Singapore’s...

Three Small Stickers in Intersection Can Cause Tesla Autopilot to Swerve Into Wrong Lane

All images: Tencent Advertisement Editor’s Picks Medical Imaging AI Software Is Vulnerable to Covert Attacks Slight Street Sign Modifications Can Completely Fool Machine Learning Algorithms Hacking the Brain...

Lumotive Says It’s Got a Solid-State Lidar That Really Works

Illustration: Lumotive The laser beam is transmitted from the top (Tx) and its reflection is received at the bottom (Rx). Advertisement Editor’s Picks Intellectual Ventures Invents...

Waymo Will Sell Its Short-Range Lidar, Challenging Industry Leader Velodyne

Photo: Waymo Advertisement Editor’s Picks Velodyne Unveils Monster Lidar With 128 Laser Beams "Stop, Thief!" Waymo Screams at Uber Waymo Shows Off Its Home-Grown Robocar Hardware Waymo said yesterday...

Electric Container Ships Are Stuck on the Horizon

Advertisement Editor’s Picks Electric Vehicles Aren’t Taking Over Our Roads as Fast as Hype Artists Claim Forget Autonomous Cars—Autonomous Ships Are Almost Here The Struggle to Make Diesel-Guzzling...

A Self-Driving Car Company Bets on Mall Shuttles and Monster Trucks

Advertisement Editor’s Picks May Mobility's Self-Driving Shuttles Hit the Streets Perceptin's Under $10K Self-Driving Vehicle The First Fully Commercial Robocar Will Be in Holland Photo: Perrone Robotics Super Size:...

Self-Driving Trucks Will Always Need People

Advertisement Editor’s Picks How Vehicle-to-Vehicle Communication Could Replace Traffic Lights and Shorten Commutes Auto Consultant Lawrence Burns Dishes the Dirt on Waymo Why Our Company’s Trucks Won’t Carry...

Autonomous Trains Could Talk To Each Other For Cooperative Cruise Control

Photo: iStock Photo Advertisement Editor’s Picks Haptic Safety for Unmanned Vehicles Faster Than A Speeding Bullet Train Brake-by-Wire Comes To Freight Trains In Japan, the world’s fastest train can reach...

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Alstom supplying core systems for China's driverless metro line

Nanjing Line 7 is the eighth driverless metro line in China including Alstom solutions. Alstom Alstom signed a contract with Nanjing Metro to provide traction systems...

Deutsche Bahn resuming delivery of ICE 4 trains

As a result of the agreement, five ICE 4 trains will be accepted by DB in the coming days and enter service. Siemens Germany’s Deutsche Bahn...

One Driver Steers Two Trucks With Peloton’s Autonomous Follow System

Photo: Peloton Technology Advertisement Editor’s Picks Volvo Tech Makes Trucks Smart Enough to Not Run You Over Autonomous Vehicles Traveling in Convoys Will Run Into This Inevitable...

The transport situation in Stockholm and Copenhagen Part I

UITP Global Congress was held in Stockholm, Sweden in June. All photos courtesy Giles Bailey The UITP Global Congress was held in Stockholm, Sweden between June...