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Huawei launches intelligent vehicle components for OEMs

Huawei has launched a set of components for OEMs building smart vehicles, including 4D imaging radar, an augmented reality head up display (AR-HUD), and an intelligent driving platform, the [...]

US Senate bid to loosen self driving regulations

A bi-partisan effort has been launched in the US Senate to boost America’s self driving efforts and pave the way for more autonomous vehicles on roads throughout the country. [...]

UK to use autonomous patrol vessel to combat people smugglers

The British navy has taken delivery of an autonomous high speed patrol vessel that can track boats used by people traffickers to cross the English Channel at night. The [...]

Amtrak provides travellers with CO2 Savings data

US railway operator Amtrak is providing passengers travelling on the Northeast Corridor (NEC), between Boston and Washington, D.C., with their trip-specific carbon emissions savings. The operator launched the new [...]

Velodyne Multi-Year Agreement with Gatik

Velodyne has signed a multi-year sales agreement with middle mile automation specialist Gatik. Employing Velodyne sensors, Gatik has established an autonomous middle mile transportation network across North America. Gatik [...]

MINIEYE full-area auto sensing

Guangdong based automotive vision developer MINIEYE has launched a full-area sensing solution for passenger cars. MINIEYE provides ADAS technology for  automotive OEMs at different levels of autonomous driving functions [...]

AutoX picks Arbe 4D radar platform

Israeli 4D imaging radar specialist Arbe has been selected by Chinese self driving taxi start-up AutoX to provide the radar platform its Level 4 autonomous vehicles, and other self [...]

NFT opens order book for ASKA eVTOL car

Urban air mobility startup NFT has launched its eVTOL ASKA vehicle, and is now taking pre-orders for the flying car. The company has also opened a consumer flying car [...]

China Mobile launches 5G at Hong Kong International Airport

China Mobile Hong Kong has launched 5G at Hong Kong International Airport, making it the first local operator to offer a 5G service at the international travel hub.  China [...]

Huawei to invest $1 billion in self driving tech

Chinese communications firm Huawei is planning to invest $1 billion on developing new self driving and electric car technologies. According to Huawei chairman, Eric Xu, the company plans to [...]

Xiaomi invests $10 billion in smart vehicle subsidiary

Chinese phone maker Xiaomi is planning to invest $10 billion in smart electric vehicles over the next ten years. The company is setting up a wholly owned subsidiary with [...]

XPeng completes China’s longest autonomous drive

Chinese smart electric vehicle maker XPeng has completed a 1,900 mile autonomous driving expedition, China’s longest real highway autonomous driving challenge by mass-produced vehicles. The fleet, comprising XPeng P7s, [...]