Silicon Valley startup Aeva aims to give driverless cars better vision

In January, with funding from Lux Capital and other venture capital firms, two former members of Apple’s Special Projects Group, Soroush Salehian and Mina Rezk, started Aeva. The company aims to improve the ability of self-driving cars to see their surroundings, according to New York Times report. Salehian and Rezk are reimagining Lidar—that is, Light […]
  • William Van-Lear Black
  • September 22, 2017
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Uber and Google Battle for Footing in the Race to a Driverless Car

After announcing a partnership with Carnegie Mellon University in February, Uber has already started testing driverless car prototypes in Pittsburg. Carnegie Mellon has long been hailed as one of the top robotic engineering research establishments. Taking that into consideration, Uber hired numerous award-winning researchers from the University in addition to other developers for this joint […]
  • Will Innes
  • May 22, 2015
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