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VegSense Makes Sense for Forest Studies

VegSense Makes Sense for Forest Studies

Sensor Technology Research
May 23, 2022
Using Everyday WiFi to Help Robots See and Navigate Indoors

Using Everyday WiFi to Help Robots See and Navigate Indoors

Engineers have developed a low cost, low power technology to help robots accurately map their way indoors, even in poor lighting and without recognizable landmarks or features. The technology consists of sensors that use WiFi signals to help the robot map where it's going. It's a new approach to indoor robot navigation.
Sensor Technology Research
May 3, 2022
Autonomous Race Car Sets New Land Speed Record

Autonomous Race Car Sets New Land Speed Record

The Indy Autonomous Challenge racecar, a Dallara AV-21, set a new land speed world record of 192.2 MPH / 309.3 KPH at the historic Kennedy Space Center.
Sensor Technology Research
Apr 29, 2022
Public Driverless Robotaxi Service in Beijing

Public Driverless Robotaxi Service in Beijing

The general public in Beijing, China, will be able to experience driverless robotaxis for the first time. Two robotaxi operators have been awarded a permit by Beijing city authorities to offer driverless services in southeastern Beijing. To ensure safety during this pilot program, a safety supervisor will sit in the front passenger seat.
Sensor Technology Research
Apr 22, 2022
Researchers Take Step Toward Developing 'Electric Eye'

Researchers Take Step Toward Developing 'Electric Eye'

Researchers have successfully designed a new type of artificial vision device that incorporates a novel vertical stacking architecture and allows for greater depth of color recognition and scalability on a micro-level.
Sensor Technology Research
Feb 18, 2022
Jaguar Land Rover Announces Partnership with NVIDIA

Jaguar Land Rover Announces Partnership with NVIDIA

Jaguar Land Rover has formed a multi-year strategic partnership with NVIDIA to jointly develop and deliver next-generation automated driving systems plus AI-enabled services and experiences for its customers.
Sensor Technology Research
Feb 16, 2022
Fully Woven Smart Display

Fully Woven Smart Display

Researchers have developed a 46-inch woven display with smart sensors, energy harvesting and storage integrated directly into the fabric.
Sensor Technology Research
Feb 7, 2022
Traffic Flow Assisted with AI Controlled Traffic Lights

Traffic Flow Assisted with AI Controlled Traffic Lights

Researchers are using artificial intelligence for smart traffic light control. In the future, self-learning algorithms combined with new sensors should ensure better traffic flow and shorter waiting times, while providing improved safety for pedestrians at crossings.
Sensor Technology Research
Jan 14, 2022
First Company to Complete Commercial Deliveries at Level 4 Autonomy

First Company to Complete Commercial Deliveries at Level 4 Autonomy

This milestone means the robots are able to operate routinely without human intervention, and can rely on their onboard capabilities to ensure safe operation. This industry first is the result of nearly five years of work by the Serve Robotics team and represents a major step forward for the autonomous vehicle industry, significantly lowering the barriers for autonomous delivery at scale.
Sensor Technology Research
Jan 11, 2022
Six Future Mobility Trends from IDTechEx Research

Six Future Mobility Trends from IDTechEx Research

The mobility sector continues to see a rapid pace of change, enabled by technological leaps in the underlying componentry and materials, but there is still a long way to go. In this article Luke Gear, Principal Analyst at IDTechEx, explores six key future mobility trends, drawing from IDTechEx Subscription research.
Sensor Technology Research
May 23, 2022
Using Everyday WiFi to Help Robots See and Navigate Indoors

Using Everyday WiFi to Help Robots See and Navigate Indoors

Engineers have developed a low cost, low power technology to help robots accurately map their way indoors, even in poor lighting and without recognizable landmarks or features. The technology consists of sensors that use WiFi signals to help the robot map where it's going. It's a new approach to indoor robot navigation.
Sensor Technology Research
Apr 29, 2022
Public Driverless Robotaxi Service in Beijing

Public Driverless Robotaxi Service in Beijing

The general public in Beijing, China, will be able to experience driverless robotaxis for the first time. Two robotaxi operators have been awarded a permit by Beijing city authorities to offer driverless services in southeastern Beijing. To ensure safety during this pilot program, a safety supervisor will sit in the front passenger seat.
Sensor Technology Research
Feb 18, 2022
Jaguar Land Rover Announces Partnership with NVIDIA

Jaguar Land Rover Announces Partnership with NVIDIA

Jaguar Land Rover has formed a multi-year strategic partnership with NVIDIA to jointly develop and deliver next-generation automated driving systems plus AI-enabled services and experiences for its customers.
Sensor Technology Research
Feb 7, 2022
Traffic Flow Assisted with AI Controlled Traffic Lights

Traffic Flow Assisted with AI Controlled Traffic Lights

Researchers are using artificial intelligence for smart traffic light control. In the future, self-learning algorithms combined with new sensors should ensure better traffic flow and shorter waiting times, while providing improved safety for pedestrians at crossings.
Sensor Technology Research
Jan 11, 2022
Six Future Mobility Trends from IDTechEx Research

Six Future Mobility Trends from IDTechEx Research

The mobility sector continues to see a rapid pace of change, enabled by technological leaps in the underlying componentry and materials, but there is still a long way to go. In this article Luke Gear, Principal Analyst at IDTechEx, explores six key future mobility trends, drawing from IDTechEx Subscription research.
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