• Tue, 30 Oct 2018 01:00
    Shanghai issues first test plates for autonomous driving trucks in China
    TUSIMPLE, a self-driving truck solutions company, has conducted automated driving tests and trial operations in China and the United States. TuSimple, a self-driving truck solutions company, was one of the two companies granted China's first road test plate for autonomous driving trucks in Shanghai on October 16.
  • Tue, 25 Sep 2018 01:00
    Japan developing 3-D maps to improve self-driving technology
    THREE-DIMENSIONAL maps that enhance the accuracy of self-driving technology have been under development through cooperation between Japan’s public and private sectors. They are likely to be put into practical use by March 2019 for all expressways and other automobile highways totalling about 30,000 kilometres.
  • Wed, 19 Sep 2018 15:57
    Daimler unveils self-driving car
    Daimler, the German auto-manufacturing giant, on Wednesday unveiled its autonomous driving car at the International Commercial Vehicle Show in Hannover.
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  • Tue, 04 Sep 2018 01:00
    Self-driving taxi begins test run on public roads
    TAXI FIRM Hinomaru Kotsu Co and autonomous driving system start-up ZMP Inc started testing a self-driving taxi service carrying passengers for a fee on public roads in Tokyo on Monday.
  • Tue, 04 Sep 2018 01:00
    LG seeks Nvidia tie-up for self-driving application
    JO SEONG-JIN, vice chairman and CEO of LG Electronics, has hinted that the South Korean home appliance manufacturer wanted to forge a partnership with Nvidia to develop applications for autonomous driving.
  • Tue, 28 Aug 2018 08:00
    Toyota pours $500 mn into driverless car tieup with Uber
    Toyota will pump about $500 million into Uber as part of a deal to work together on mass-producing self-driving vehicles, the Japanese car giant said on Tuesday.
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  • Tue, 31 Jul 2018 06:36
    Uber hits brakes on self-driving trucks
    Uber on Monday said it is hitting the brakes on self-driving trucks, shifting gears to focus just on autonomous cars.
  • Wed, 11 Jul 2018 08:40
    Departing Apple engineer stole autonomous car tech: FBI
    An ex-Apple engineer on Monday was charged with stealing secrets from a hush-hush self-driving car technology project days before he quit to go to a Chinese startup.
  • Tue, 03 Jul 2018 01:00
    Flying cars in the fast lane
    IN A bid to achieve the practical use of self-driving flying cars in the 2020s, the government will establish a public-private council as early as this year to discuss safety issues, technological development and other matters, The Yomiuri Shimbun has learned.
  • Tue, 03 Apr 2018 01:00
    Self-driving vehicles coming by 2019: automakers
    EVERYBODY KNOWS, clearly or vaguely, that someday our cars will drive us around autonomously, but their time of arrival has been a heated topic. While the optimistic argue such cars are only three to five years away, many others insist it may take 10 years for them to become a reality.
  • Thu, 22 Mar 2018 12:11
    Toyota suspends self-driving car tests after Uber death
    Tokyo - Japanese automaker Toyota said Thursday it was suspending tests of its self-driving cars so staff could "emotionally process" after an autonomous Uber car killed a pedestrian in an accident.
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  • Tue, 20 Mar 2018 07:00
    Uber self-driving car kills Arizona pedestrian
    Ride-sharing giant Uber said Monday it is suspending use of self-driving cars after one of the vehicles struck and killed a pedestrian in the US state of Arizona.
  • Sun, 04 Mar 2018 19:43
    Profits, doubts in equal measure at Geneva Motor Show
    This year's Geneva Motor Show comes at a curious time for an auto world enjoying record profits yet also gripped by doubt midway through the grand transition from diesel to electric and self-driving vehicles.
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  • Tue, 30 Jan 2018 15:30
    'Most high-tech' Winter Games
    PYEONGCHANG, South Korea - Self-driving shuttle buses, 5G broadcasts and AI-enabled robots are just a sampling of South Korea's latest innovations set to be displayed at the upcoming Winter Olympics.
  • Wed, 24 Jan 2018 16:57
    Self-driving freight transport makes a debut at Zhuhai Port
    BEIJING – China has made significant strides in port transportation by using self-driving trucks to transport containers at Zhuhai Port in Guangdong province.
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