IEEE Launches Study Group On Wireless Automotive Coexistence

The IEEE 802.19 Wireless Coexistence Working Group has established a study group on “Wireless Automotive Coexistence.” The study group will concentrate on automotive environment and use cases, considering 2.4GHz and 5GHz frequency bands, interference among IEEE...

Teledyne Invests In Marine Autonomous Vehicles

Teledyne has invested in Ocean Aero, a San Diego, California-based company, designing unmanned surface vehicles that also have the ability to descend subsea. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed. Ocean Aero is designing the Submaran, a vehicle capable of operating in both surface and sub-surface environments.

3D Robotics Launches $660 Autonomous Aerial Vehicle For Hobbyists

3D Robotics (3DR) unveiled Iris, an advanced quadcopter with full GPS-guided autonomous capabilities. Iris provides point-and-click mission planning with 127 configurable waypoints that can guide it from take-off to landing, all from...

Autonomous Car, Battery Charger, Galaxy Simulations Win Intel Science Fair Prize

Ionut Budisteanu, 19, of Romania was awarded first place for using artificial intelligence to create a viable model for a low-cost, self-driving car at this year’s Intel International Science and Engineering...

Harvard Researchers Continue Work On Autonomous Robotic Insects

Harvard University researchers are continuing work on autonomic robotic insects, says the university in a statement. Researchers at the Harvard School of Engineering and Applied Sciences (SEAS) and the Wyss Institute for Biologically...