Category: "Autonomous Vehicles"

USA government qualifies Google computers as drivers in autonomous cars

USA government qualifies Google computers as drivers in autonomous cars
Believe me or not, but USA government qualified on the begining of this year Google computers as drivers. It means, that Google cars can drive on any USA road without additional permissions. Of course there are some regulation, which their cars must… more »

Atlas - Boston Dynamics robot

Atlas - Boston Dynamics robot
Robots are slowly entering the phase from which they can more easily be transformed into Skynet's terminators. A few years ago Big Dog robot (also engineered by Boston Dynamics) was famous because of it's ability to move through almost every kind of… more »

Machine learning and image processing (not only) in autonomous vehicles

Machine learning and image processing (not only) in autonomous vehicles
Hello! My presentation from code::dive conference is now available. You can also download slides in PDF below. Here is the abstract: Nowadays we have technologies that allows us to automatize countless things. Everyday machines are becoming better and… more »

How a driverless car sees the road

How a driverless car sees the road
I watched this video a few months ago, but I have just reminded about it when I prepared my code::dive conference speech about autonomous cars. I warmly recommend you to watch this TED talk (only 15 minutes) by Chris Urmson, where he describes how… more »

Autonomous cars

Autonomous cars
Today we are at dawn of the new era. Cars withour drivers are coming. Motorisation companies say that by 2020 they will produce an autonomous cars, which will drive 100% of the way, from the begining to the end. Of course there are numbers of… more »