Toyota, Maxar, NTT DATA Build HD Maps for Autonomous Vehicles

Toyota, Maxar, NTT DATA Build HD Maps for Autonomous Vehicles By Annamarie Nyirady | April 25, 2019 Autonomous car sensor technology. Photo: Frank Derks, Flickr Toyota Research Institute-Advanced Development (TRI-AD), Toyota’s automated driving software development company, Maxar Technologies, and NTT DATA will collaborate on a proof of concept to build automated High-Definition (HD) maps for autonomous vehicles using high-resolution satellite imagery. […]

Can the Pentagon sell Silicon Valley on AI as ethical war?

Can the Pentagon sell Silicon Valley on AI as ethical war? By: Kelsey D. Atherton The CIWS is a fast-firing defensive weapon. The challenges of target identification and autonomous response are central to ethical questions around the use of AI in war. (Chris Roys / Navy)  Silicon Valley is wrestling with a Pentagon-shaped ethical question, and […]