Integrating lidar and AI for automotive and smart city apps

Blaize has announced a strategic cooperation agreement with Lidar solutions provider, LeiShen, for in-depth cooperation on the integration of Lidar and AI functions in intelligence applications for autonomous operation across a range of automotive and smart city markets in China. As part of the…

Plans for £2bn investment in tram, rail, bus and cycling set out in Government funding bid

The West Midlands Metro network will be extended in Walsall, Birmingham, Dudley, Sandwell and Wolverhampton under a wide-ranging plan to revolutionise transport across the region. Further investment would see rail stations opened, new rapid bus services launched, lower fares, more…

New technologies to transform the software-defined future for the automotive industry

Arm, in collaboration with leaders across the automotive supply chain, has announced it is delivering a new software architecture and reference implementation, Scalable Open Architecture for Embedded Edge (SOAFEE), and two new reference hardware platforms to accelerate the software-defined future…

Overview of automotive navigation systems: features, market and future

What is an Automotive Navigation System? An automotive navigation system is a navigation system for drivers to find the direction in a car. It can be a built-in system in the car, or a portable device put in the car.…

System solution for optical communications in automated vehicles

Together with several industry leaders, KDPOF, supplier for gigabit connectivity over fibre optics, is working on an optical automotive multi-gigabit system that will fulfil the needs of future connected and automated vehicles. Instead of various port components, the new solution provides…

Why OEMs are partnering with startups in race for driverless tech

From Lennon and McCartney, to Steve Jobs and Steve Wozniak – it is often the case that collaborative partnerships are more effective than solo efforts. It is no surprise then, that the world’s largest truck manufacturers are partnering with innovative…

Hardware solution to further automotive forward camera innovation

Xilinx and Motovis have announced that they are collaborating on a solution that pairs the Xilinx Automotive (XA) Zynq System-on-Chip (SoC) platform and Motovis’ Convolutional Neural Network (CNN) IP to the automotive market, specifically for forward camera systems’ vehicle perception and control.…

Development of embedded systems for automotive and industrial markets

eSOL, a global developer of real time embedded software solutions, and Real-Time Innovations (RTI), the largest software framework company for autonomous systems, has announced their partnership to support high performance, secure embedded applications for automotive and industrial applications running on multicore…

Functional safety software provider expands business in Europe

The US-based company CoreAVI, developer of functionally safe software stacks for embedded applications, has announced it is expanding its business in Europe, targeting especially the Industrial IoT, Automotive and Transportation Industries. Founded in the United Kingdom in 2005, CoreAVI moved…

Platform for preventing bike and scooter accidents launched

Autotalks, a V2X (Vehicle-to-Everything) communication solutions pioneer, is launching ZooZ, a platform for preventing bike and scooter accidents with the use of V2X. The company is already in discussions with manufacturing and integration partners in order to implement the platform.…