Category Archives: Consumer

Velodyne Wins Automotive Industry Award

We’re honored and delighted by the recognition, but even more, we greatly appreciate the depth and quality of Frost & Sullivan’s analysis of the VLP-16. Continue reading

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Engaging The Younger Generation

If you are still reading then this short article is well worth a look. Continue reading

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700 Hours of Laser Scanning

Restrictions imposed by the French Ministry of Culture bar all but scientists and other researchers from the fragile environment of the cave itself. Continue reading

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Amazon Granted FAA Approval

The drone operators must have a private pilot licenses and current medical certification. Continue reading

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3,500 Miles – Autonomously

Delphi sees autonomous features, like pedestrian detection or vehicle-to-vehicle communication systems, as a way to drastically cut the number of traffic deaths worldwide. Continue reading

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L is for Lidar

The entertainment industry has long been the driver of high tech innovation. Looks like that is continuing with lidar. Continue reading

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Structure Scanner for the Masses

The Structure depth sensor clips onto the iPad or other mobile devices enabling 3D data capture. Continue reading

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3D Printed Clothes

I believe custom 3D printed clothing will become commonplace in the next few years. Continue reading

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Art From Lidar

This LiveScience article showcases the use of lidar to create art. The images, courtesy of Charles Matz and Jonathan Michael Dillon  are of people and places in Ethiopia.

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Postage Stamp Sized Lidar

Quanergy announced a lidar system for vehicles at an initial price of $2,500 (two 8-laser sensors at $1000 each and $500 for an Nvidia Tegra K1 based processing unit with artificial intelligence software). By 2018, they are expecting to have … Continue reading

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