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Demonstration available of real-time localisation

TomTom is demonstrating its technology enabling vehicle localisation down to lane level for use in autonomous driving. TomTom has launched its Localisation Demonstrator, a new demonstration device that uses its HD Map and RoadDNA technology to provide lane-level localisation of …

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Ford test autonomous vehicles on snow-covered roads

Further steps are being taken by Ford in autonomous vehicle development by testing cars in conditions where road markings are obscured by snow. Taking place on roads in Michigan in the cold northern regions of the USA and specifically at …

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Autonomous car maps released for United States regions

TomTom has released highly automated driving maps to enable driverless car testing on interstate roads in California and Michigan. Mapping and location specialist, TomTom announced today at the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) 2016 taking place in Las Vegas that it …

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Driver alerts built into aftermarket navigator

The Garmin Drive series of portable navigation devices now feature a range of driver alerts to improve safety on the roads. Garmin’s Drive, DriveSmart, DriveAssist and DriveLuxe models of the popular aftermarket portable navigation devices now feature additional functions to …

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Traffic information services built into latest BMW models

BMW has taken the Traffic Information Service from TomTom to build into the Connected Drive package for additional countries. BMW is offering its vehicle owners the latest traffic information services in Russia, New Zealand and Australia from TomTom as part …

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Precise mapping information collaboration for autonomous testing

Bosch is working with TomTom on the generation of high precision mapping data of German roads for testing autonomous vehicles. Automotive technology suppler Bosch has entered into a collaboration agreement with mapping data company, TomTom to provide highly detailed maps …

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High definition mapping data available for autonomy testing

Autonomous vehicle technology suppliers can now take advantage of detailed mapping data from HERE of public roads in four countries. HERE is making high-definition (HD) mapping data of sections of public roads in four countries available to all automotive companies …

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