From Gear Shifts to A-Lists: Los Angeles Auto Show a Star-Studded Affair

As the home of classic films and Hollywood blockbusters made possible by cutting-edge technology, Los Angeles has always been buzzing with excitement. And this year’s 111th running of the Los Angeles Auto Show fits right in. During the show preview this week, automakers unveiled sleek redesigns of iconic models, as well as innovative concepts coming Read article >

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Driving the Next Generation of Vehicles

Autonomous driving technology is creating a transportation revolution — from personal travel, to logistics and delivery — and nowhere is that more apparent than in the world’s largest automotive market. China, which accounts for about one-third of worldwide vehicle sales and produces 24.5 million cars annually, is helping to drive the global transition to autonomous Read article >

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Making the Grade: NVIDIA Xavier Achieves Another Milestone for Safe Self-Driving

The end product isn’t what makes a new technology safe. It’s everything that goes into a product — from design to development to manufacturing. That’s why global safety experts at German agency TÜV SÜD have assessed the development process for the NVIDIA Xavier system-on-a-chip (SoC), the world’s first processor for autonomous driving, and approved it Read article >

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Policy Leaders Map Future of Safe Self-Driving at GTC DC

There’s at least one thing policymakers can quickly agree on: for autonomous vehicles to become mainstream, they must be proven safe. Policy, tech and automotive leaders gathered this week at NVIDIA’s GPU Technology Conference in Washington to discuss how the industry can safely and effectively deploy self-driving technology. While companies and regulators are still determining Read article >

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Safety Is What Drives Us: Introducing the NVIDIA Self-Driving Safety Report

Autonomous vehicles promise to reduce traffic accidents by replacing unpredictable human drivers with artificial intelligence. But how do manufacturers ensure these new drivers are truly safe? To help answer that, NVIDIA has released the Self-Driving Safety Report. With this report, we are opening up our development processes. We show how we harness the unprecedented computing Read article >

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Startups Pack GTC Israel as Smallest of Them All Sweeps Top Inception Award

NVIDIA’s third GPU Technology Conference in just over a month spilled across Tel Aviv’s convention center this week, in a packed show featuring a live demo of an AI-infused apple-picking drone, a student-built autonomous Formula One car and a two-person company that ran away with the title of Israel’s hottest startup. The second annual GTC Read article >

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17 Startups Driving the Automotive Future at GTC Israel

At GTC Israel this week, 17 automotive startups showcased the latest developments in autonomous driving, connectivity and mobility services. The young companies are developing on NVIDIA DRIVE, taking advantage of Israel’s fast-paced, flexible startup culture to speed the deployment of safe self-driving on public roads. With the help of high-performance, energy-efficient compute from the NVIDIA Read article >

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How 20 Self-Driving Demos Wowed GTC Europe with Diversity and Innovation

From race cars to school buses to street sweepers, an autonomous vehicle for every need is on display at GTC Europe. At the region’s premiere AI conference this week in Munich, NVIDIA DRIVE ecosystem partners demonstrated concepts and prototypes of an autonomous future. With more than 20 vehicles of all shapes and sizes at the Read article >

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Automakers Extend AI Use Beyond Autonomous Vehicles into Back Office

For companies developing autonomous vehicles, AI may be taking the wheel, but it’s also increasingly being used in the back office. Automakers, suppliers and startups developing self-driving cars are implementing deep learning algorithms to operate vehicles without a human driver. With high-performance compute solutions from NVIDIA, vehicle manufacturers are also using AI in their data Read article >

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DRIVE AGX Makes Self-Driving Dreams a Reality

The result of more than 18,000 hardware engineer years and 10,000 software engineer years in development, the NVIDIA DRIVE AGX platform delivers a true autonomous driving solution for production-level vehicles. With today’s announcement of the availability of the NVIDIA DRIVE Hyperion sensor suite, which enables manufacturers to validate their technology in the vehicle, the DRIVE Read article >

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