Deserialiser supports ultra-high-speed forward channel
The DS90UB934-Q1 FPD-Link III deserialiser from Texas Instruments, in conjunction with the DS90UB913A/933-Q1 serialises, supports the video transport needs with an ultra-high-speed forward channel and an embedded bidirectional control channel. The DS90UB934-Q1 converts the FPD-Link III stream into a parallel CMOS output interface designed to support automotive image sensors up to 12 bits at 100 MHz with resolutions including 1MP/60fps and 2MP/30f...
Facial recognition tested in Swedish high school
How can AI and new technologies reduce teachers' administrative tasks in the classroom? In a pilot project Nordic software and services company Tieto and Anderstorp high school in Skellefteå, Sweden, tested automatic student registration using tags, smartphone apps and facial recognition technology. The reactions from both students and teachers have been positive.
High-definition maps for autonomous vehicles
A strategic collaboration to advance the development of high-definition (HD) maps in autonomous vehicles has been announced between Analog Devices, (ADI) and Momenta. HD maps are a critical element of autonomous driving and must deliver accurate, real-time information to help safely guide the vehicle to its destination.
Edge computing solution powering autonomous vehicles
It has been announced that Molex is expanding its autonomous and connected vehicle capabilities by working with Accenture and Amazon Web Services (AWS) to bring edge computing and voice assistant capabilities to the Molex Automotive Ethernet Network Platform. These new digital enhancements to the Platform offer essential autonomous vehicle performance and communication functionality for automotive OEMs.
How AI will help save our planet’s endangered species
Tuesday 15th January 2019, the British International Education Association (BIEA) will host its first Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) conference aimed at identifying technology solutions to protect vulnerable species and ecosystems, it will be run in conjunction with international wildlife charity Born Free.
The ‘invisible’ trailer, teleportation and more at CES 2019
Make your trailer ‘Invisible’ with Valeo XtraVue Trailer. Reportedly the first of its kind on the market, Valeo XtraVue Trailer is an innovation that enables drivers to see what is happening on the road behind their trailer or caravan, an invaluable driving assistance system that makes vehicles easy to manoeuvre and safer to drive.
AI home security and smart office solutions
AI and IoT developer platform, Tuya Smart, has announced two new solutions at CES 2019. The AI Video Doorbell and the AI Pad, presented by COO Alex Yang at the firm’s stand at CES in Las Vegas, are next-level security solutions for the home and office that incorporate artificial intelligence and the Internet of Things.
Collaboration to improve roadway safety
Driver of energy efficient innovations, ON Semiconductor, and 3M, a global science and innovation company, have jointly announced a collaboration to improve communication between vehicles and roadway infrastructure. Together, ON Semiconductor and 3M have combined decades of image sensing technology and roadway safety experience, to improve navigation for vehicles equipped with automated driving features.
Next-gen software framework for connected and autonomous cars
Wind River has announced enhancements to the Wind River Chassis portfolio of safe and secure automotive software. The latest updates to the Chassis portfolio include the integration with Wind River Titanium Cloud virtualisation software that delivers high reliability and ultra low latency to support the rigorous requirements of the world’s most demanding computing and communications networks.
Driving forward the vehicles of tomorrow
Electronic systems constituted as little as one percent of the total value in the cars of the past. Now, increased technological capabilities and consumer demand for more technology in vehicles have caused a surge in the number of electronic control units (ECUs) in a vehicle. A highly engineered automobile may contain as many as 100 ECUs and up to 100 million lines of code - a far cry of the vehicles of the past and a testament to how important E...