JLR helping students in learning to code self-driving vehicles
Posted: 30 Apr 2019 05:28 AM PDT
Self-driving cars will require an estimated one billion lines of computer code1 – almost 1,000 times more than the 145,000 lines required by NASA to land Apollo 11 on the moon2. To meet the growing need for more coders to deliver these future autonomous and connected vehicles, Jaguar Land Rover is looking to inspire the next generation of software engineers. The company has launched Land Rover 4×4 in Schools programme that is helping students in learning to code self-driving vehicles.
Toyota pauses its connected car tech plans
Posted: 30 Apr 2019 05:25 AM PDT
toyota enhanced sonar techToyota last year had announced that it is working on deploying Dedicated Short Range Communications (DSRC) systems on vehicles sold in the United States starting in 2021. But according to some news reports now the company has said that it will not follow any timeline for rolling out these V2X systems and its activities in this direction will be based on the evaluation of the deployment environment.