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Data
Pure Storage announces wins in autonomous travel space
Pure Storage is helping autonomous travel software solutions to meet the highly parallel, multi-dimensional performance demands of modern unstructured data.
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Artificial Intelligence
Newcomer VinAI debuts its impressive AI-based product portfolio at CES 2022
AI research-based company VinAI has made the first in-person debut of its new product suite at CES 2022.
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Hybrid Cloud
WeRide's hybrid-cloud storage gateway solution for AI and machine learning workloads
WeRide is using Alluxio's Data Orchestration software for applications on-premises to access public cloud storage such as AWS S3. 
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Partnerships
BlackBerry, Google and Qualcomm join forces to drive advancements in digital vehicle cockpits
VIRTIO is an open standard that defines the interface between Android Automotive OS and the underlying hypervisor.
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Autonomous Vehicle
NI and Seagate work to improve autonomous car technology
NI and Seagate Technology Holdings have entered into a new collaboration with a shared focus on enhancing data storage and transfer services, with a particular focus on advanced driver-assistance systems.
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Artificial Intelligence
NVIDIA unveils next-gen SoC for autonomous vehicles
NVIDIA founder and CEO Jensen Huang calls it a 'technical marvel' that combines all of the company's strengths.
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Cybersecurity
Connected car technology vulnerable to cyber attacks - Trend Mirco
there are ample opportunities for attackers looking to abuse connected car technology."
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Microsoft
Renesas collaborates with Microsoft to accelerate connected vehicle development
The collaboration with Microsoft will enable Renesas to advance the development of connected vehicles, stimulate the creation of Mobility as a Service businesses, and contribute to the establishment of on-demand businesses.
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IDC
IDC: New tech moving us closer to autonomous vehicle future
"Feature by feature, these technologies add new capabilities that assist the safe and efficient operation of new vehicles and move the market toward an increasingly autonomous future."
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Qualcomm
Keysight, Qualcomm enable certification for connected car tech
“C-V2X is a global solution for vehicle-to-everything communications, and improves automotive safety, automated driving, and traffic efficiency."
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5G
Huawei partners up to build 5G-enabled automobile ecosphere
The aim of the ecosphere is to accelerate commercial use of 5G technologies in the industry.
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Gartner
Autonomous vehicle market growing at rapid rate, Gartner states
Gartner states that by 2023 more than 740,000 autonomous-ready vehicles will be added to the global market. Gartner’s predicted figure of exactly 745,705 units is significantly up from 137,129 units in 2018.
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Wireless
Vehicle connectivity market to surpass US$1b by 2022
As the tech competition heats up, more manufacturers are adding vehicle-to-everything solutions into new vehicles.
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Autonomous Vehicle
Aussie drivers doubtful of autonomous vehicle benefits
“Some of the common concerns included possible technology malfunctions, hacking and privacy issues, who was legally liable, problems with mixed traffic environments and losing the enjoyment of driving a car themselves."
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Drones
Air taxis won't be coming any time soon, says report
“The Jetsons are not as far-fetched in this area as you may think. These issues are very likely to be resolved well before 2062."
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Autonomous Vehicle
Five ways the UK plans to embrace a driverless future
The UK plans to have self-driving vehicles up and running on roads by 2030. In the 11 years leading up to that goal, there’s a careful approach to the rollout.
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Artificial Intelligence
Swedish company teams up with CERN to advance autonomous car tech
Broadly speaking, it is hoped this collaboration with CERN will help Zenuity develop AD cars that can reach decisions and make predictions more quickly, thus avoiding accidents, the company says.
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Self-driving cars
UK tackles mapping challenges for self-driving vehicles
Great Britain is taking charge on developing global standards for high-definition mapping essential for the safe deployment of self-driving and autonomous vehicles.
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Cloud
BlackBerry + LG accelerate partnership for autonomous vehicles
"We are thrilled to build on and expand our relationship with them as part of our commitment to provide automakers with safety-certified, secure and reliable solutions."
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Cartech
Carmaker tests heated steering wheels to help drivers pay attention
A ‘sensory steering wheel’ that can be quickly heated and cooled could tell drivers when and where to turn, when to change lanes, or when approaching an intersection. 
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Capgemini
People are tired of driving – bring on the autonomous cars
A new study has found that consumer preference for riding in self-driving cars is set to double within the next five years.
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BMW
Inside BMW Group's impressive compute power for autonomous cars
1500 TB new data every day is equivalent of 23,000 iPhone X, 230PB equal the volume of 45 apartments filled entirely with CDs.
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Car
Your car is watching: Volvo to deploy tech to curb drink drivers
The company is introducing a driver monitoring and intervention technology capable of taking control of the car if it detects the driver is drunk or tired.
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NVIDIA
WeRide demonstrates pre-commercial level 4 autonomous driving solutions
“Our demonstration of the Nissan LEAF 2 is a significant step forward in showing that WeRide can help bring reliable, safe autonomous vehicles to market."