Autonomy

  • Hyundai says they’ll have level 4 driverless vehicles by 2021

    Every automaker is working on autonomy and come early 2020’s, its going to be a critical checkbox to tick for customers. Hyundai Motor Company has teamed up with Aurora, a leader in autonomous vehicle technology, announcing self-driving Hyundai vehicles will be on the market by 2021. Hyundai vehicles will...
  • Tesla missed a major 2017 milestone (coast-to-coast)

    Elon Musk unveiled the mass-production Model 3 back in March, 2016, and owners have been receiving the vehicles. There is a feature yet, full autonomy, that’s highway and suburban streets, that is still on the ‘coming soon’, a promise for the future to owners. This feature actually costs a...
  • Autopilot 8.0 unlocks access to 6x as many radar objects

    Tesla are rolling out their latest software upgrade to owners. We love when the phones we buy get better over time and having your car do the same is certainly the way of the future. In Autopilot 8.0 there’s some big changes when it comes to the hardware software architecture that combines...
  • Uber disrupts their own business model

    Uber is in 507 cities worldwide right now and their successful model of employing drivers is about to change. In a post titled ‘Rethinking transportation‘ Uber CEO Travis Kalanick announced they were acquiring Otto. The startup has just over 90 employees, but those employees have been working on a very important puzzle...
  • DJI Phantom 4 now available with collision avoidance, follow mode

    DJI have just released their latest drone and this one has some stellar upgrades. The Phantom 4 has some very, very important upgrades. Sure there’s a redefined body stacked full of new sensors, there’s raised blades to make sure they never get in your shots, but the autonomy and...
  • Its happening! The Robots are racing – Introducing RoboRace, driverless AI

    As our cars gain new technologies and assist our driving, its long been on mind, that the differentiation between auto manufacturers of the future will be how good their software algorithms are. Optimising the route a driverless vehicle should take on a freeway drive is one thing, but what...