2019-09-09 - Junko Yoshida

Labeled or Unlabeled Data, Does it Make a Difference?

Assume that AV companies have already collected petabytes, or even exabytes of data on real roads. How much of that…

2019-09-04 - Junko Yoshida

Road Safety as a Competitive Feature

When a panel of experts at SAE China's AV conference were asked "which data or lessons are you willing to…

2019-08-30 - Junko Yoshida

Should AI Chips Come with Their Own DNN?

DeepScale argues AI chips and sensor systems should come with DNNs optimized for the application. It will fundamentally change how…

2019-08-09 - Junko Yoshida

Finding the Formula Behind Driving Cautiously

Teaching a car to anticipate a pedestrian suddenly stepping onto the roadway remains the hardest thing to do.

2019-08-06 - Junko Yoshida

Blog: Adding “Autonomy” to Mining Trucks

Bibhrajit Halder's pursuit of AV got him jobs at practically every notable firm on the AV hit parade. So, where…

2019-08-01 - Junko Yoshida

Bumpy Road Ahead for AV

AV tech companies are approaching safety in virtually the least safe way possible. We identified 5 things still missing in…

2019-07-17 - Max Maxfield

Cameras to See Hidden Objects Around Corners

Algolux and university scientists develop non-line-of-sight (NLOS) technology to see hidden objects using conventional camera sensors.

2019-07-10 - Nitin Dahad

A Week in European Automotive: Startups Reinventing the Car

European auto startups are putting a complete car platform in a wheel and solving last mile delivery with autonomous vehicle.

2019-06-28 - Colin Barnden

It’s Better if you Forget about L3-L5 Autonomy

Let's apply the SAE automation levels to the mass-market cars. Nobody should be surprised how the future of autonomous vehicles…

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?

2019-06-26 - Jeff VanWashenova

Blog: Autonomy Aspirations Pivot

We see a noticeable retreat on the availability of SAE levels 4 and 5. Are we dropping autonomy? No, we…

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…