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Why open source is the best way forward for the software-defined car - RTInsights

Why open source is the best way forward for the software-defined car – RTInsights

Automakers need the flexibility and scalability that open source collaboration is famous for to develop the software-defined cars of today and tomorrow. “It used to be that software was part of the car,” said German computer scientist Manfred Broy. “Now the software determines the value of a car. The success of a car depends much …

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AI solves traffic problems to get you where you're going safely

AI solves traffic problems to get you where you’re going safely

“I haven’t met anyone who really likes traffic,” says Karina Ricks of the Federal Transit Administration. Except, perhaps, professionals like her who are in charge of reducing it. Ricks has made his career caring about traffic patterns. Prior to her current role as Associate Administrator for Research, Innovation and Demonstration at the FTA, she was …

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AI solves traffic problems to get you where you're going safely

AI solves traffic problems to get you where you’re going safely

“I haven’t met anyone who really likes traffic,” says Karina Ricks of the Federal Transit Administration. Except, perhaps, professionals like her who are in charge of reducing it. Ricks has made his career caring about traffic patterns. Prior to her current role as Associate Administrator for Research, Innovation and Demonstration at the FTA, she was …

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Saritasa Develops Virtual Reality Training Program for Loadstar Car Inspection and Loading - Grit Daily News

Saritasa Develops Virtual Reality Training Program for Loadstar Car Inspection and Loading – Grit Daily News

Moving training from the field to a virtual environment proves to be safer, more efficient and less expensive NEWPORT BEACH, Calif. – Saritasa Technology Solutions, a software partner that provides innovative products and solutions to its customers, has developed a new virtual reality (VR) training system for Loadstar, a logistics and material handling service provider. …

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Engineers gave a car a pair of eyes to make future roads safer for pedestrians

Engineers gave a car a pair of eyes to make future roads safer for pedestrians

In one of the most unusual experiments we’ve seen recently, researchers attached a large pair of cartoonish googly eyes to the front of a small, self-driving vehicle – and it turns out this kind of anthropomorphic modification could actually improve pedestrian safety. A pair of roving peepers on the front of driverless vehicles could, researchers …

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Couple upset at car dealership

Couple who left car dealership begging for treats on the internet: ‘Stay away’

Internet commentators were eager to praise a woman who followed a car dealer’s instructions too good. In a viral Reddit post posted to r/MaliciousCompliance, Redditor u/dumpster_fire_15 (otherwise known as the original poster, or OP) said she had been in the market for a new car for months and explained how a pushy CFO extended the …

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Study links car sales success to digital due diligence

Major car dealership groups tout their digital retailing processes and prowess, but many of them only rank moderately in a Pied Piper mystery shopping survey. The consultancy’s Internet Leads Effectiveness Study primarily measures how quickly mega-retailer stores respond to a specific question sent through their websites. The auto-response didn’t count. Among the major groups, Penske …

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