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Lunewave is pitching a new sensor offering better vision for autonomous vehicles

Lunewave is pitching a new sensor offering better vision for autonomous vehicles

3 days ago   |   TechCrunch

The investment arms of BMW and the Chinese search technology giant, Baidu, along with a large original equipment manufacturer for the auto industry and a slew of technology...
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Will high-res radar make tomorrow's cars safer?

Will high-res radar make tomorrow's cars safer?

3 days ago   |   Digital Trends

Modern cars have sensors designed to make driving safer. The problem? They don't work well. A combination of radar, lidar, and cameras is a solution, but we aren't there yet.
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Volcanic eruptions get new early warning systems - CNET

3 days ago   |   CNET   |   2 articles

Lidar, drones and advanced sensors help scientists better predict when a mountain is about to blow its top.
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Parts of a ‘Virtual' Border Wall, Built With the Tech Behind Driverless Cars

5 days ago   |   NY Times

In a rural Texas county, lidar sensor technology is being tested as a way to spot illegal intruders from Mexico. That use could divide workers in Silicon Valley.
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Lidar-equipped drones could help protect California from future wildfires

Lidar-equipped drones could help protect California from future wildfires

9 days ago   |   Digital Trends

Last year saw the most devastating wildfire season on record in California. Could drones help? One drone surveying company, Flight Evolved, is doing its part to assist. Here's how.
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Blackmore Is Betting the Rest Of the Lidar Industry Has It All Wrong

Blackmore Is Betting the Rest Of the Lidar Industry Has It All Wrong

10 days ago   |   ExtremeTech   |   2 articles

Lidar is king when it comes to autonomous vehicle sensors, but Blackmore wants to raise the ante further, with increased range and integrated velocity measurement in its FMCW...
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This Week in the Future of Cars: What Happened at Tesla, Uber, and Chevy this week

14 days ago   |   Wired

Elon Musk is smoking something, doppler lidar helps cars see better, and the Diplomatic Security Service braves Ebola
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Continuous wave Doppler lidar instantly detects the speed of other vehicles

Continuous wave Doppler lidar instantly detects the speed of other vehicles

17 days ago   |   Digital Trends

After more than a decade of testing with the U.S. military and now backed by BMW i Ventures and Toyota AI Ventures, Blackmore's FMCW Doppler lidar system could make autonomous...
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Blackmore's Lidar Solves Self-Driving Cars' Need for Speed

18 days ago   |   Wired

The startup's doppler lidar laser scanner detects not just where things are, but how fast they're moving-a potentially key feature for globe-trotting robo-cars.
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AutoX is using its self-driving vehicles to deliver groceries

27 days ago   |   TechCrunch   |   6 articles

Autonomous vehicle startup AutoX has launched a grocery delivery and mobile store pilot in a partnership with GrubMarket.com and local high-end grocery store DeMartini...
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Ride-hailing startup Shohoz raises $15M to build the Grab of Bangladesh

Ride-hailing startup Shohoz raises $15M to build the Grab of Bangladesh

Uber may be global but it is very much the alternative in some parts of the world. One such place is Bangladesh - the South Asian country that's home to 160 million people... Read more ...

A Japanese spacecraft just landed two rovers on an asteroid

A Japanese spacecraft just landed two rovers on an asteroid

Japan's space agency has succeeded in landing two rovers on the surface of an asteroid around 200 million miles from Earth. The deployment is part of a bold mission aimed at... Read more ...

10 things in tech you need to know today

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Good morning! This is the tech news you need to know this Monday. Google CEO Sundar Pichai warned employees in a leaked memo not to become too political at work. Google is... Read more ...

Apple original content tipped to be in trouble already

Apple original content tipped to be in trouble already

While its devices are still making it millions, Apple is seen to be shifting to a more services-oriented business model. Like what Amazon does with its Kindle and Fire devices... Read more ...

Chrome 69 ties Google services with browser login

Chrome 69 ties Google services with browser login

Chrome is, perhaps by now, the world's top browser in terms of reach. But while the product is made by Google, based on an open source foundation, not all Chrome users would... Read more ...

Video Game Deep Cuts: The Unavowed Ninja's Red Redemption

Video Game Deep Cuts: The Unavowed Ninja's Red Redemption

This week's highlights include analysis of adventure title Unavowed, a cover story on Fortnite streamer Ninja, & detailed impressions of Rockstar's Red Dead Redemption 2. ... Read more ...

Apple Watch 4 fall detection disabled by default

Apple Watch 4 fall detection disabled by default

Apple has made it no secret that it wants the Apple Watch to be the health wearable you'd ever want (and, in consequence, require you to purchase an iPhone to go along with it... Read more ...

The early 'Phoenix Wright' games are heading to PC and more consoles

The early 'Phoenix Wright' games are heading to PC and more consoles

Phoenix Wright, Maya Fey and their gang of falsely accused clients are making their way to more platforms in the West. At the 2018 Tokyo Game Show, Capcom has announced that... Read more ...

OneDrive for iOS gets important new features, major bug fix

OneDrive for iOS gets important new features, major bug fix

Microsoft is making some important quality of life changes for OneDrive users, but only on the iOS platform this time. Besides some new features and improvements, Microsoft... Read more ...

Top New Game Releases On Nintendo Switch, PS4, Xbox One, And PC This Week...

Top New Game Releases On Nintendo Switch, PS4, Xbox One, And PC This Week - September 24-30

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