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How Nvidia is helping autonomous cars simulate their way to safety

To be competent, autonomous vehicles need to drive 100 billion miles, a feat that’s unfeasible. Instead, the industry is turning to simulation to train, test and validate self-driving cars using better graphics-generated models. The post How Nvidia is helping autonomous cars simulate their way to safety appeared first on Digital …

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Uber will not reapply for self-driving car permit in California – TechCrunch

Uber, after suspending its self-driving car operations in all markets following a fatal crash, has decided not to reapply for its self-driving car permit in California. Uber’s current permit in California expires March 31. “We proactively suspended our self-driving operations, including in California, immediately following the Tempe incident,” an Uber …

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The driver of the autonomous Uber was distracted before fatal crash – TechCrunch

The Tempe, Arizona police department have released a video showing the moments before the fatal crash that involved Uber’s self-driving car. The video includes the view of the street from the Uber and a view of minder behind the wheel of the autonomous Uber. Warning: This video is disturbing. Tempe …

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Uber’s fatal self-driving car crash prompts NTSB investigation – TechCrunch

The National Transportation Safety Board is opening an investigation into the fatal accident involving one of Uber’s self-driving cars in Tempe, Arizona. NTSB sending team to investigate Uber crash in Tempe, Arizona. More to come. — NTSB_Newsroom (@NTSB_Newsroom) March 19, 2018 Uber’s self-driving car accident that resulted in a woman’s …

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Hyundai shows off a fuel-efficient (and fast) fleet of autonomous cars

Olympians aren’t the only folks looking to set records in Pyeongchang this year. Hyundai announced that a fleet of its fuel cell electric cars successfully completed a “self-driven 190-kilometer (118-mile) journey from Seoul to Pyeongchang. The post Hyundai shows off a fuel-efficient (and fast) fleet of autonomous cars appeared first …

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