How Cortica is Teaching Autonomous Vehicles [VIDEO]

It appears artificial intelligence is getting the Montessori treatment when it comes to self-learning. Cortica, an international AI startup, is implementing unsupervised learning that allows an autonomous system to process data and figure out its environment. For perspective, supervised machine learning is when the AI is given a set of examples and a set of parameters […]
  • Emma Sandler
  • August 4, 2017

How Insurance Companies Should Prepare for Autonomous Cars

With the rapid advancement of autonomous vehicles, traditional personal auto insurance has the potential to be severely disrupted by new competition and shifts to other types of insurance coverage. The move to new business models will not be smooth, according to a June report from KPMG entitled, “The chaotic middle: The autonomous vehicle and disruption in […]
  • Emma Sandler
  • July 25, 2017

How City Infrastructure Could Be Adapted for AVs [VIDEO]

Cities are a marvel of human invention and innovation, and with the rapid adoption of autonomous vehicles, cities are likely to both drive and reflect this change. Take for instance New York City, a place that is home to over eight million people crowded within 304 square miles and roughly 120,000 vehicles. Autonomous vehicles are […]
  • Emma Sandler
  • July 21, 2017

Ford Snubs V2V Tech in Autonomous Vehicles

Ford Motor Co. steers clear of integrating vehicle-to-vehicle (V2V) communications technology into its autonomous vehicles, Auto Finance News has learned. The company made the decision despite the U.S. Department of Transportation’s notion that the technology could prevent hundreds of thousands of crashes each year. Vehicle-to-vehicle communications is a system designed to transmit information between vehicles and other objects […]
  • Natalie Mattila
  • February 16, 2017