MOBILITY

Connectivity

Smart Road Startup Appoints CEO and Head of Michigan Office

Their first project is to develop the autonomous vehicle corridor in Michigan that was announced last month. 
#people

Electronics

Intel Announces IoT Processors

Fast, reliable and capable are some of the characteristics of this new hardware
#Intel

Business

TuSimple Partners with Traton on Self-Driving Trucks

Partners to launch test fleet in Sweden
#europe #tech

Car/Ride Sharing

Uber Weighs Options for Autonomous Vehicle Unit

Lack of attention and setbacks have derailed a promising start

Car/Ride Sharing

DiDi Partners with BYD on Ride-Share EVs

Purpose-built model to dominate DiDi's fleet
#BYD #asia

Autonomous Vehicles

Cadillac Makes Super Cruise a Subscription Option

Autonomy on demand, for a price
#Cadillac #tech

Autonomous Vehicles

Uber Test Driver Pleads Not Guilty of Killing Pedestrian

Grand jury says driver is in charge, autonomous system or not.
#legal

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

Batteries

Home Is Where the EV Charges

Electrify America launches new unit to sell home charging units

Infrastructure

Toyota Expands Woven Mobility Universe

$800 million VC arm will invest in “growth-stage” tech companies
#sustainability #asia #Toyota