AXA and Burges Salmon call for new standards to govern autonomous...

New standards for vehicles that can switch between autonomous and human driving will be vital in deciding who is liable for an accident during...

Continental expands its AI network through a collaboration with DFKI

Continental and the German Research Center for Artificial Intelligence (DFKI) have agreed to enter into a partnership. DFKI, which is spread over several locations,...

NHTSA deems ‘Autopilot Buddy’ product unsafe

The U.S. Department of Transportation’s National Highway Traffic Safety Administration issued a cease and desist letter to the company selling a product called the...

Panasonic develops long-range TOF image sensor

Panasonic Corporation has developed a time-of-flight (TOF) image sensor that is capable of capturing range imaging of objects up to 250 m even at night with...

ST Engineering and SafeRide Technologies to protect autonomous vehicles from cyberattacks

ST Engineering and SafeRide Technologies have announced  a strategic partnership that will integrate SafeRide's software cybersecurity suite, vSentry™ with ST Engineering's Connected Electric Vehicles and...

NXP launches a new family of microprocessors for autonomous vehicles

NXP has announced a new family of high-performance safe microprocessors to control vehicle dynamics in next-generation electric and autonomous vehicles. The new NXP S32S microprocessors will...

Kia’s hybrid wagon earns TOP SAFETY PICK+ award

The 2018 Kia Niro, a small, hybrid wagon, qualifies for the highest award from the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety when equipped with optional front...

SURE provides insurance coverage to riders using Uber and Lyft’s autonomous...

SURE has announced RideSafe, an insurance product offering passengers essential coverage for ridesharing networks, beginning with Uber and Lyft. Future offerings of RideSafe will...

TTTech Auto to develop automated driving functions with BMW Group

BMW chooses TTTech Auto as development partner for automated driving functions. Together with TTTech Auto, BMW will develop functional applications that aim to bring...

Thatcham & ABI aim to clearly differentiate Assisted and Autonomous driving...

In the next few months, Thatcham will begin rating driver assistance features and, to increase clarity, has now released its “Definition and Assessment Document”. Originally...