Keep abreast of the latest developments in Artificial Intelligence (AI), Big Data, the Smart Cities revolution and the transport industry with our roundup of the most important stories from around the world.
South Korea’s SparkLabs Group is partnering with Singaporean investor and venture builder IncuVest to expand its internet of things (IoT) and smart city-focused accelerator program to Singapore, according to TechInAsia. SparkLabs IoT is a global initiative that the...read more
Project CAV Forth, led by Fusion Processing, has secured a £4.35M grant to develop a high capacity Autonomous Bus Pilot Service across the iconic Forth Bridge. The project will convert five full-size Alexander Dennis single decker manually driven buses into autonomous...read more
General Motors has announced a major restructuring of its global business, saying it will shut production at eight plants including three in North America and reduce its workforce by 15%, according to CNN. The restructuring is to meet existing demand away from sedans...read more
Autonomous vehicles will be on the streets of London before Christmas 2018. The DRIVEN consortium has announced it will commence trials on London’s roads this month following successful ongoing trials in Oxford. The vehicles will be mapping the streets of Hounslow and...read more
Microsoft has moved to increase its foothold in the rapidly growing sphere of transport tech with an investment in the Singapore-based ride-hailing service, Grab, as part of a partnership that the two companies said will allow them to collaborate on technology projects, including big data and artificial intelligence.read more
While it often may not be associated with cutting edge tech, public transport operators around the world are increasingly making use of sophisticated artificial intelligence and big data tools to help improve the travel experience of millions of people. It is a...read more
How Artificial Intelligence Can Help Solve The Deadly Pollution Problem Plaguing UK Cities – AND Make Your Daily Commute Faster!
Pollution is one of the biggest problems facing the world today, and nowhere is this more visible than the rapidly expanding cities across the globe.read more
Artificial Intelligence (AI) promises an even bigger revolution than the internet yet could be stifled in the UK by a fear-driven public backlash, according to a leading scientist and broadcaster. Physicist Professor Jim Al-Khalili, incoming president of the British...read more
An autonomous car has used artificial intelligence to improve its driving skills within 20 minutes. Engineers from Cambridge University have developed so-called “reinforcement learning” which enables the vehicle to improve its ability to stay in lane with some initial...read more
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