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Audi Autonomous Driving Cup 2016: piloted driving on a 1:8 scale Students develop software for automated-drive model cars Competition being staged for second time ... brake application when obstructions suddenly appear. The students will be building on the findings and functions of the previous year’s competition. [...]
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Back in 1968, when Hot Wheels launched "The Original 16", the collection managed to distill the American car culture of the era into 1:64 scale model form. Meanwhile, these tiny machines have evolved into a culture of their own, even though the principle behind it all has remained unchanged: finding brilliant excuses for adults to play with toy cars. So, why not invite the Internet to the party? Obviously, the specialist has already taken advantage of what the world wide web has to offer by...
EnlargeWaymoLast year was the most significant yet in Waymo’s 11-year effort to develop a driverless car. The Google sister company raised $3.2 billion, signed deals with several partners, and launched the world’s first truly driverless taxi service in Phoenix, Arizona. Even so, the widespread rollout of fully autonomous vehicles remains slow, staggered, and costly. “It’s an extraordinary grind,” said John Krafcik, Waymo chief executive, in an interview with the Financial Times. “I would say...