2019-06-27 - Junko Yoshida

What if a Waymo Robotaxi Causes a Fatality?

"Autonomous" taxis still have human backups watching out. Some AV company just bought watch-the-watcher technology. Was it Waymo?

2019-06-25 - Junko Yoshida

Is Your AV Safe? Prove It

Credible claims of safety require proof. It won't cut it for companies such as Waymo, Uber or GM to simply…

2019-06-21 - Junko Yoshida

Bringing Robocar Fans Back Down to Earth

The industry has reassessed the state of AV technology after several self-driving accidents and a shocking fatality

2019-06-18 - Junko Yoshida

HD Mapping & Data Ownership

HD mapping isn't a convenience; it can be critical for AVs, car OEMs and high-tech companies. There's a high-stakes game…

2019-04-26 - Junko Yoshida

Understanding Tesla’s Deceptive Announcements

Here's what Tesla announced, what the company did not say, and which claims left some industry observers skeptical

2019-04-12 - Junko Yoshida

AV: Are Disengagements the Wrong Metric for Testing?

Did the autonomous vehicle industry learn the right lesson from the first AV test fatality a year ago?

2019-03-27 - Junko Yoshida

Mobileye & Nvidia Clash Over AV Safety Models

The latest rift between Intel/Mobileye and Nvidia surfaced last week when Nvidia rolled out its own safety model called Safety…

2019-02-28 - Matthew Burgess

Taiwan’s First AV Testing Facility

Taiwan's first closed off autonomous vehicle testing facility, was officially launched in Tainan this week by Taiwan’s President Tsai.

2019-02-25 - Junko Yoshida

AV: Can You Trust Your Co-Pilot?

IVEX has the lofty goal of developing software technology that “guarantees and validates” safety-critical decisions made by AVs.

2019-02-22 - Junko Yoshida

AV: Through the Eyes of Ground Penetrating Radar

New localisation tools allow AV startup to create self-driving that can safely navigate in adverse weather & road conditions.