Category Archives: Autonomous vehicles

Semiautonomous Vehicles – What is Reality?

This is a very well written article on the automotive technology that is likely to become available over the next five years. Continue reading

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IED Robot Gets New Lidar

The Talon is a robot used by the military to search for improvised explosive devices or IEDs. In a recent press release the developer announced that they had upgraded their system to make use of the recently announced Lidar Puck … Continue reading

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Self Driving Cars and Lidar

Fox Business News interviewed Velodyne on national TV today regarding self-driving cars and Velodyne’s new LiDAR Puck. Continue reading

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Laser Scan From Multirotor Platform

This may be one of the first scans from a from a multicopters drone. Continue reading

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eNewsletter Now Available

The latest LiDAR News eNewsletter is now available – http://www.lidarnews.com/newsletter/Vol4No10.htm Snoopy’s New Platform; Point Cloud Fabric; Stickier Presentations; Processing LiDAR Data; Learn Mobile LiDAR

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Mobileye for Collision Detection

recommended to me by John Caya at Mandli so I know it is important to be aware of Continue reading

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Lidar Key to RoboBoat Winner’s Design

The Velodyne HDL-32E is such an impressive sensor, and we’re delighted at the initial outcome of this partnership. Continue reading

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Bosch to Sell Laser Radar by 2020

I am not sure what the value of announcing a product that will ship in six years is going to have. Continue reading

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Automated Vehicles – Autos vs. Computers

Brad Templeton explains in this thought provoking article that there are two cultures who are thinking about automated vehicles. Continue reading

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Cost of LiDAR Sensors an Issue for Driverless Market

I was interviewed and quoted in this article published today in the Wall Street Journal entitled, “Laser Eyes Pose Price Hurdle for Driverless Cars.” Continue reading

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