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Autonomous Shuttle Startup Local Motors announces partnership with Robotic Research

Autonomous Shuttle Startup Local Motors announces partnership with Robotic Research urban mobility Olli autonomous self driving shuttle

CHANDLER, Ariz., April 17, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Local Motors partners with industry leading robotics technology group Robotic Research on Olli, the world’s first co-created, electric, autonomous shuttle. The partnership with Robotic Research is the latest integration of a new technology partner and showcase of Local Motors’ open development platform.  Jay Rogers, CEO and co-founder of LM Industries, parent company to Local

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Pony.ai Launches Autonomous Vehicle Ride Sharing Fleet in China

Pony.ai Launches Autonomous Vehicle Ride Sharing Fleet in China Guangzhou

Announces Strategic Partnership with Guangzhou Automobile Group (GAC Group) Earlier last month, Pony.ai held a special event in China during which it launched its autonomous ride-sharing fleet, becoming the first company to offer self-driving car rides on city roads to the general public in China. Event attendees were able to experience Pony.ai’s fully self-driving cars on a 2.8km route (roughly

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Renault-Nissan-Mitsubishi and DiDi Signs MOU to Explore Car-sharing in China

Renault Nissan Mitsubishi and DiDi Signs MOU to Explore Car-sharing in China urban mobility robo taxi on demand

PARIS, TOKYO, and YOKOHAMA, Japan, Feb. 7, 2018 /CNW/ – Renault-Nissan-Mitsubishi, the world’s leading automotive alliance, today announced it has signed a memorandum of understanding with DiDi Chuxing (‘DiDi’), the leading Chinese mobile transportation platform, to explore future business cooperation on a new electric vehicle car-sharing program in the People’s Republic of China. The memorandum of understanding signed with DiDi

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DemandTrans Partners EasyMile to Bring Driverless Shuttle Hailing App to Riders

DemandTrans Partners EasyMile to Bring Driverless Shuttle Hailing App to Riders on demand e-hailing urban mobility

DemandTrans Solutions, a leading expert in Mobility-On-Demand technology, has partnered with EasyMile, a global leader in driverless technology, to provide efficient autonomous solutions to public agencies across North America as well as a customer-facing app that will enable point-to-point autonomous transportation. Hail a Driverless Shuttle Autonomous vehicles no longer reside in the minds of science fiction writers and movie directors:

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Autonomous Vehicle Startup REKA Expands Beyond Malaysia with Foreign Partnership

REKA Expands Beyond Malaysia With Foreign Partnership Singapore autonomous vehicle development urban mobility public transport logistics port commercial

Malaysian self-driving car start-up, REKA, is gaining international recognition. It is teaming up with Singaporean autonomous vehicle (AV) players to pursue commercial application of its AV technology. It is big step up for Malaysia’s first homegrown self-driving technology, which REKA says had seen a successful test drive from Melaka to Kuala Lumpur without a human driver. Particularly, setting foot into the Singaporean

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Canada Scores Well in KPMG’s Autonomous Vehicles Readiness Index

Canada Scores Well in KPMG Autonomous Vehicles Readiness Index urban mobility keolis navya public transport

Southern Ontario has a perfect ecosystem to support research and testing TORONTO, Jan. 17, 2018 /CNW/ – A new report from KPMG International shows Canada is well down the road to being ready for a world of self-driving vehicles. The 2018 KPMG Autonomous Vehicles Readiness Index (AVRI) examined the key factors required for countries to meet the challenges of a

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NAVYA Partners Via To Introduce App to Hail Robo-Cab

NAVYA Partners Via To Introduce Autonomous Ride Hailing App robo-cab taxi urban mobility

Using The Via Ride Hailing App, NAVYA AUTONOM CAB Riders Can Book And Control Their Travel Efficiently And Safely While Also Tailoring The Experience During Their Journey LAS VEGAS, Jan. 11, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Globally renowned autonomous vehicle maker NAVYA and Via, the world’s leading developer of on-demand shared ride technology, today announced a new offering that will greatly enhance both

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Keolis To Operate First Navya Autonomous Taxis In North America

Keolis To Operate First Navya Autonomous driverless robo-Taxi In North America urban mobility

The Driverless Taxi AUTONOM CAB Builds on Global Success of the AUTONOM SHUTTLES to Create Sustainable Modern Mobility Solution for Congested Urban Centers LAS VEGAS, Jan. 8, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Today, NAVYA introduced the AUTONOM CAB for the first time in North America with live demonstrations in the downtown Las Vegas Innovation District. As a valued partner, Keolis will be

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Volvo and NTU to Trial Autonomous Electric Buses in Singapore

Volvo and NTU to Trial Autonomous Electric Buses in Singapore 7900 sustainable urban mobility

GOTHENBURG, Sweden, Jan. 11, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Volvo Buses and Nanyang Technological University (NTU) in Singapore have signed a cooperation agreement on a research and development program for autonomous electric buses. The program is part of the Land Transport Authority of Singapore‘s drive to create new solutions for tomorrow‘s sustainable public transport. For Volvo, this will be its first autonomous application

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Dark Horses in the Autonomous Vehicles Race: China

Dark Horses In The Autonomous Vehicles Race China Haylion AMI Baidu Apollo urban mobility public transport shuttle bus

China, arguably the world’s largest economy, now officially has its first trial site for self-driving buses. Last month, the Shenzhen Bus Group — the public bus operator of Shenzhen city — began testing four self-driving buses on a 1.2km loop. South China Morning Post reported that the software and sensors for the buses are made by Haylion Technologies, a subsidiary

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