RoboSense, an autonomous driving LiDAR perception solution provider, announced the completion of Chinaâ€™s largest-ever single round of financing for a LiDAR company, a combined investment of over $45 million (RMB 300 million).
ChargePoint and EVBox, two of the worldâ€™s popular electric vehicle (EV) charging networks, announced a roaming agreement that will enable EV drivers to roam between charging networks, making EV charging more accessible than ever.
Microsoft Corp. and Grab, the leading on-demand transportation, mobile payments and online-to-offline services platform in Southeast Asia, announced a strategic partnership that will transform the delivery of digital services and mobility in the region by leveraging Microsoftâ€™s world-class expertise in machine learning and other artificial intelligence (AI) capabilities.
Bosch launched a new sharing service for electric vans together with toom, a subsidiary of the German retail group Rewe, the company will be testing the service at hardware stores, which is precisely where there is a demand for vans with sufficient space to carry heavy and bulky purchases.
Hyundai Cradle, Hyundai Motor Companyâ€™s corporate venturing and open innovation business, announced that it is investing in Perceptive Automata to develop artificial intelligence software for self-driving cars and automated systems.
Metawave Corporation announced the first ever industry demonstration of advanced radar that is able to detect automobiles and their speed at 300 metres, and pedestrians and bicycles as far as 180 metres.
Duke Energy is installing up to 530 electric vehicle, or EV, charging stations within its Florida service area that will provide the necessary infrastructure network to promote and support the benefits of clean electric transportation.
The U.S. Department of Transportation (USDOT) released new Federal guidance for automated vehicles, advancing its commitment to supporting the safe integration of automation into the broad multimodal surface transportation system.
Siemens Mobility, Inc. announced that it has received OmniAir Certification for its Sitraffic ESCoS roadside unit (RSU), the first roadside unit to receive OmniAirâ€™s commercial, connected vehicle certification.
Honda held a demonstration of its â€œSmart Intersectionâ€ technology for vehicle-to-everything (V2X) communication designed to reduce traffic collisions at roadway intersections, one of the first such deployments of V2X technology in a real-world setting.
SOS LAB, a LiDAR development company focusing on innovative scanning solutions for autonomous vehicles, recently announced the completion of their Series A funding, securing over $6M from several major investment firms in South Korea.
With cell capacity increased to 120 ampere hours (Ah) and a gross energy content of 42.2 kilowatt hours (kWh), a new generation of high-voltage batteries enables the BMW i3 (120 Ah) and the BMW i3s (120 Ah) to achieve a significantly further enhanced range as of November 2018.