Automated Vehicles

MORAI Raises $20 Million in Series B Funding Round

• New investment from venture capital firms such as Korea Investment Partners and the state-run Korea Development Bank (KDB) • Funding to be used to hire quality talent and enhance technical expertise for global expansion PRESS RELEASE — SEOUL, South Korea, Feb. 8, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — MORAI, a leading developer of full-stack autonomous vehicle simulation technology, announced today that …

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MIT Spinoff’s Computational Cognitive Science Technology Making Unfamiliar Conditions & Complex Interactions Redundant For Autonomous Driving

Different Levels The thought of 5G-enabled, AI-powered self-driving cars on our roads — or autonomous vehicles (AV) to those more technically minded — is an exciting prospect for many people. And with current predictions, it is forecasted that by 2030 one in 10 vehicles will be fully automated. However, the caveat to all this is that the technology is …

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Automotive Vision Based On Deep Learning Technology To Elevate Advanced Driver-Assistance System

Area 17 Did you know the brain is comprised of 52 areas and grouped into 11 histological zones? Yes, originally defined and numbered by German neurologist Korbinian Brodmann, who mapped out the cerebral cortex, these have become known as Brodmann areas. Brodmann employed a variety of criteria to map out the human brain, with particular …

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Ghost in The Machine: A Breakthrough For Crash Prevention

Safely From A To B Whether or not this startup was inspired by British philosopher Gilbert Ryle’s description of René Descartes’ mind-body dualism, “the ghost in the machine”, Arthur Koestler’s 1967 book of the same name or the title of pop band The Police’s fourth studio album some fourteen years later is open to debate. What …

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Blockchain Technology Could Provide Secure Communications For Robot Teams

Imagine a team of autonomous drones equipped with advanced sensing equipment, searching for smoke as they fly high above the Sierra Nevada mountains. Once they spot a wildfire, these leader robots relay directions to a swarm of firefighting drones that speed to the site of the blaze. But what would happen if one or more …

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Billion-Dollar Babies #2: 9 Unicorn Startups in The Autonomous Mobility Industry

From Taxis to Food Haulage Carriers According to the report, Autonomous Vehicle Market Size, Share & Trends Analysis Report By Application (Transportation, Defense), By Region (North & South America, Europe, APAC, MEA), And Segment Forecasts, 2021–2030, published by business consulting firm Grand View Research in March 2020, the global autonomous vehicle market is anticipated to expand …

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Transportation to be Safer, Cleaner and More Cost Efficient

A Cornell University-led team has calculated that by the year 2050, vehicle electrification, driverless cars and ride sharing could slash U.S. petroleum consumption by 50% and carbon dioxide emissions by 75% while simultaneously preventing 5,500 premature deaths and saving $58 billion annually. The researchers projected vehicle stocks, distance traveled, energy usage and carbon dioxide emissions …

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