Drone fleets could find lost hikers in forests without using GPS
They'd use the same technology that guides self-driving cars.
MIT's self-driving car can navigate unmapped country roads
It only needs its own sensors to travel through the backwoods.
Uber reportedly reduced the number of sensors on its autonomous cars
Less LiDAR can result in a blind zone, which may have contributed to the fatal accident in Arizona.
Ancient city's LiDAR scans reveal as many buildings as Manhattan
LiDAR has become an invaluable archaeologist's tool.
Play giant-sized 'Pong' by shuffling your feet
It's using the same tech as self-driving cars.
LiDAR reveals Mayan mega city hidden in Guatemalan jungle
LiDAR can do more than tell a self-driving car that there's an obstacle in the way.
Levandowski faces fresh accusations of stealing trade secrets
His former nanny alleges that he paid other companies’ employees for info.
Pioneer’s autonomous driving tech includes LiDAR and driver monitors
It showed off its Level 3 driving system concept at CES.
Optis’s virtualization tech will make building autonomous cars easier
The virtual prototyping company is partnering with two other firms in 2018.