Tiziano Albani, the head of VIA Europe, recently sat down with the leading Italian automotive industry publication Autoprove.it to talk about the future of autonomous driving and VIA’s strategy for addressing the needs of this fast-growing market. Here is an English translation of his comments. The original Italian interview can be found here. 1) What […]
Self-driving cars need sensors such as cameras and radar in order to ‘see’ the world around them. But sensor data alone isn’t enough. Autonomous vehicles also need the computing power and advanced machine intelligence to analyse multiple, sometimes conflicting data streams to create a single, accurate view of their environment. Known as ‘sensor fusion’, it […]
If people outside of the car industry have heard of lidar, there’s a good chance it’s thanks to Tesla CEO Elon Musk. While most teams working on self-driving cars see the light-based technology as an essential tool, Musk insists it’s a false hope – an expensive misstep that distracts from perfect, camera-based vision. Musk and […]
Available now on GitHub to facilitate the creation of groundbreaking autonomous driving innovations. VIA Technologies, Inc. today announced the availability of VIA-AI source code and documentation on GitHub.
What are the core differences between these three sensor types? Which type represents the best foundation for the Level 5 autonomous vehicles we expect in the near future?