Connected Transportation News

Baidu forms EV company and partners Geely

Chinese Internet platform and AI company Baidu plans to establish a company to produce intelligent electric vehicles. The company has partnered Chinese auto manufacturer Volvo owner Geely. Baidu will [...]

Aptiv boosts ADAS with AI, Sensor Fusion

Aptiv has introduced a new version of its ADAS platform that is designed for electric and highly automated vehicles. The new platform uses AI to provide a detailed rendering [...]

NXP upgrades Auto Software Development Platform

Dutch semiconductor firm NXP has updated its development platform for automotive embedded software development with the launch of BlueBox 3.0. The new product is designed to handle more advanced [...]

Berlin starts smart transport project on S-Bahn

The first phase in a smart transport project to transform security, passenger service and operational management across Berlin’s S-Bahn rail network has gone live. Teams based at S-Bahn’s 4S [...]

Cerence On Tap Knowledge of Car Environment

Automotive AI firm Cerence has launched a product that allows drivers and passengers to interact with points of interest outside the car. Cerence Look is likened to having the [...]

HARMAN TBOT boosts 5G Vehicle Connectivity

Samsung subsidiary HARMAN has launched an intelligent software agent that anticipates and mitigates vehicle connectivity discrepancies on the road. The TBOT is designed to optimise automotive high-speed connectivity with [...]

NIO packs 4 NVIDIA Orin in new EV

Chinese EV maker NIO has selected the NVIDIA DRIVE Orin system-on-a-chip (SoC) for its new generation of electric vehicles, which will offer advanced automated driving capabilities. NIO wants to [...]

TCS launches Autoscape to accelerate Connected Car to Market

IT services firm TCS has launched Autoscape, a range of services designed to help global manufacturers and other ecosystem players accelerate initiatives around autonomous and connected vehicles. Autoscape addresses [...]

Research shows lidar can transform Traffic Management

Velodyne Lidar and the University of Nevada have published research showing that lidar sensors can be used within transportation infrastructure to improve traffic analytics, increase pedestrian safety, reduce accidents [...]

Amazon’s Zoox unveils self-driving taxi

Amazon self-driving subsidiary Zoox has unveiled its first production-ready vehicle, an autonomous taxi. It could be set to become Amazon’s first self-driving taxi as the company steps up its [...]

UK Legal Framework for Self Driving Vehicles

The UK Law Commissions have proposed a far-reaching new legal framework that will allow self-driving vehicles on the roads of Great Britain, create a new safety regulatory framework for [...]

Siemens Train Control for Ottawa’s Trillium Line

Ottawa’s TransitNEXT has appointed Siemens Mobility to provide signalling and train control systems (S&TC) for Ottawa’s Trillium Line South Extension project. This will include the signalling system and installing [...]