• Intel's Mobileye gets self-driving tech deal for 8 million cars

    8 days ago - By Venture Beat

    Mobileye, Intel Corp's Israel-based autonomous driving unit, has signed a contract to supply eight million cars at a European automaker with its self-driving technologies, a company official told Reuters. Financial terms of the deal and the identity of the automaker were not disclosed. The deal, one of the largest yet for Mobileye...
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  • Intel starts testing self-driving cars in Jerusalem

    Intel starts testing self-driving cars in Jerusalem

    8 days ago - By Tech Crunch

    Intel and its subsidiary Mobileye have started testing 100 self-driving cars in Jerusalem. In the “coming months,” the plan is to deploy the fleet in the U.S. and other regions, Mobileye CEO Amnon Shahsua wrote in a blog post .
    Through this test, Intel/Mobileye hope to demonstrate that its cars are 1,000 times safer than human drivers “without the need for billions of miles of validation testing on public roads.”
    These cars are equipped with 12 cameras to create a 360 view of its surroundings. Eight of those cameras are for long-range viewing purposes while the other four are for parking...
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