Data Science Investment Counter —Funding raised by UK data science companies in 2018.
£ 5.640 Million
platooning

The UK government has announced it will start trials of partially autonomous trucks on British public roads by 2018. The lorries will test a technique called “platooning”, in which driverless vehicles trail a manned “lead truck”, following its cues to accelerate, brake and turn. That is achieved by allowing trucks to “talk” through a local wi-fi network. It […]

There is a new exclusive club in Europe, and it is all about self-driving cars. European telco companies and automotive giants teamed up  to launch a joint initiative to foster automated driving and connected cities. The group,  unimaginatively called European Automotive-Telecom Alliance, includes household car-making names such as Audi, Renault,  BMW, Daimler, plus the European branches of Ford and Hyundai. […]

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