AI

Business

Pony.ai Lands New Chinese Investor

Company to add Level 4 test platforms
#asia #Hyundai #Toyota

Electronics

Nvidia Wins CPU Arms Race with $40 Billion Acquisition

Deal teams advanced GPU and AI tech with high-volume CPUs for next-gen autonomous vehicles
#NVIDIA #tech

Automation/Robotics

Mercedes Launches Extensive Digital Production Platform

Company plans to achieve 15% efficiency improvement through connecting sensors—and everything in between—to the Cloud
#MercedesBenz

AI

JLR Develops Touchless Touchscreen

AI-based system promises to reduce driver distraction and alleviate COVID-19 risks
#BMW #Land Rover #Volkswagen

Quality

Paint by AI

Durr’s Machine learning software promises to improve quality and efficiency
#Durr #GeneralMotors

Business

Next-Gen S-Class on Track for 2020 Intro

Mercedes says the vehicle will set a new benchmark in artificial intelligence and “needs-based electrification”
#Daimler #MercedesBenz

Sales

How Will You Get to Work Post COVID-19?

And what do OEMs and dealers need to do to improve their operations?
#dealers #tech #IBM

AI

Elon Musk Sounds Off

Artificial intelligence, Mars, baby names, “unconstitutional” lockdowns and what’s next for Tesla
#tech #people #oddities

AI

Toyota AI Ventures Extends Call for Innovation

The world has changed since the call was made at the 2020 CES
#Toyota #tech #sustainability

Car/Ride Sharing

Toyota Invests in Self-Driving Tech Startup

Pony.ai lands $462 million in latest funding round and expands tests programs in California
#tech #Hyundai #Lexus