Intellizence brings you the latest news and trends related to Autonomous Vehicles, driverless, self-driving space for the week ending May 28, 2020.
FUNDING & INVESTMENTS
Idriverplus, a Chinese autonomous driving solution provider, has raised tens of millions of US dollars in a series C1 round led by HOPU-Arm Innovation Fund.
NEW PRODUCT LAUNCH
Marine robotics company, Sonardyne International Ltd. has demonstrated technologies that will aid autonomous vehicle operations in challenging environments under a project funded by the UK’s national Defence and Security Accelerator (DASA).
PILOT & TRIALS
UK-based driving simulation company, rFpro, has developed a means to slash the hardware costs associated with large-scale simulation.
Baidu completed the development of its Apollo Park testing center for self-driving vehicles. Apollo Park stands as the world’s largest research-and-development center for self-driving vehicles.
SK Telecom together with Omron Electronics Korea has developed a 5G-powered autonomous robot to enable a systematic and efficient response against the coronavirus (COVID-19). Built with cutting-edge technologies, including 5G, artificial intelligence (AI), autonomous driving, and IoT, the robot carries out diverse activities such as contactless temperature screenings for visitors and disinfection of the building.