Renesas unveils R-Car V4H for automated driving level 2+ / level 3 to support high-volume vehicle production

Dusseldorf, Germany. 8 March 2022 – Renesas Electronics Corporation, a supplier of advanced semiconductor solutions, announced the R-Car V4H system on chip (SoC) for central processing in advanced driver-assistance (ADAS) and automated driving (AD) solutions. The R-Car V4H achieves deep learning performance of up to 34 TOPS (Tera Operations Per Second), enabling high-speed image recognition

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Renesas automotive semiconductors selected by Honda for ADAS

Dusseldorf, Germany. 3 March, 2022 – Renesas Electronics Corporation a supplier of advanced semiconductor solutions, announced the expansion of its collaboration with Honda in the field of advanced driver-assistance systems (ADAS).

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Imaging RADAR coming to automotive, says Strategy Analytics

Boston – The automotive RADAR market is expected to grow from 63 million sensors worth $3 billion (€2.66 billion) in 2020 to 274 million sensors worth $10 billion (€8.88 billion) by 2028, according to Strategy Analytics.

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Qualcomm and BMW Group to extend their technology collaboration to automated driving

New York, USA and Munich, Germany. 16 November, 2021 – Qualcomm Technologies, Inc. announced a collaboration to bring the latest advances in driver assistance technologies, and products of its Snapdragon Ride™ Platform, to BMW Group’s next generation of advanced driver-assistance systems (ADAS) and automated driving (AD) platforms.

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Renesas accelerates deep learning development for ADAS and automated driving applications

Renesas Electronics Corporation, a supplier of advanced semiconductor solutions, unveiled the R-Car Software Development Kit (SDK), a complete software platform in a single package that enables quicker and easier software development and validation for smart camera and automated driving applications used in passenger, commercial, and off-road vehicles. 

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‘Huge opportunity’ says Canalys as only 10% of the 1bn cars in use have ADAS features

New research from Canalys shows that advanced driver assistance system (ADAS) features were installed in just 10% of the 1 billion cars in use worldwide at the end of 2020.

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Velodyne Lidar introduces next-generation velabit sensor

Velodyne Lidar, Inc. has introduced the Velabit sensor, which reportedly addresses the cost, safety, and design challenges of autonomous solutions while delivering state-of-the-art performance.

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Maxim Integrated’s essential analogue supervisor delivers automotive window voltage monitor

Designers working to achieve automotive functional safety in advanced driver assistance systems (ADAS) can now reduce solution size and complexity with the MAX16137 single-window voltage monitor with built-in self-test (BIST) from Maxim Integrated Products, Inc.

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AImotive announces aiSim 3.0

AImotive, a global provider in automated driving (AD) technology, announced aiSim 3.0, the next generation of the ISO26262-certified simulator for the development and validation of ADAS and AD systems.

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Samsung expands Exynos and Isocell brands to include automotive-grade solutions

Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd., a world provider in advanced semiconductor technology, announced two new automotive solution brands — Samsung Exynos Auto and Samsung Isocell Auto – to bring cutting-edge application processor and image sensor technology solutions to the road.

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How to ensure the safety of cutting-edge ADAS technology

Advanced driver assistance systems (ADAS) increase car safety by helping with monitoring, warning, braking and steering tasks. These systems are set to grow over the next decade, driven in part by advancements in sensing and laser technologies, and by regulatory change.

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Israeli embedded AI processor start-up Hailo targets Japan and South Korea

Hailo, developers of a proprietary chip technology for deep learning on edge devices, is extending its efforts to work with technology and business partners in Japan and South Korea.

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Self-driving market becomes a reality in the US by 2026, as 1 in 4 new vehicles sold becomes driverless

New findings from Juniper Research reveal that the annual sales of fully autonomous vehicles (AVs) in the US will reach 5 million by 2026. In comparison, the global market will account for 20 million new AVs sold during the same year.

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What can 5G can deliver for the connected car?

As we move closer towards autonomous vehicles, our cars will need to be fitted with a range of sensors designed to substitute the eyes, ears, tactile senses and situational awareness of the human driver. All these sensors will generate massive amounts of data that need to be communicated to other vehicles and the road infrastructure

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Kyocera to build a new plant in Kagoshima, Japan, for ceramic microelectronic packages

Kyocera Corporation announced that it will construct a new manufacturing plant on the premises of its Kagoshima Sendai manufacturing complex to increase production of ceramic microelectronic packages.

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ON Semiconductor & Plug and Play to assure next generation of innovation

ON Semiconductor Corporation, driving energy efficient innovations, announced their participation in the startup ecosystem of Silicon Valley-based Plug and Play, the world’s largest global innovation platform. They join Plug and Play’s Mobility and Internet of Things (IoT) platforms,

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