Tag: autonomous car

Cruise open-sources Webviz, a tool for robotics data analysis

Cruise, the self-driving startup that General Motors acquired for nearly $1 billion in 2016, generates an enormous amount of data by any measure. It orchestrates 200,000 hours of driving simulation jobs daily in Google Cloud Platform, spread across 30,000 virtual cars in an environment running on 300,000 processor cores and 5,000 graphics cards. Both those […]

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Apple’s Latest Patent Will Allow Autonomous Cars to Communicate with Other Vehicles and Pedestrians

Project Titan is a codename for Apple’s project of building an autonomous car. The European Patent Office has published a patent application by Apple. The patent application details a system that will be capable of communicating with the public and other elements like crosswalk or vehicles behind it. The idea behind this patent is to […]

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