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Laser Technology Breakthrough to Revolutionize Self Driving Cars

Researchers at the University of California, Berkeley have developed a new breed of laser technology that could significantly reduce the size and power consumption of LIDARs, or motor sensors on self-driving cars, thus potentially revolutionizing self-driving cars of the future. Self-driving cars use LIDARs that are quite large and expensive as seen above, Google’s car used  $80,000 worth LIDARs.  “This ...

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Mahindra plans to set up plant in Tamil Nadu investing Rs.4,000 crore

Automobile manufacturer Mahindra and Mahindra Saturday said that it plans to invest Rs 4,000 crore over seven years for setting up a manufacturing plant in Tamil Nadu. “We have been promised that the land will be allocated very soon. The MoU (memorandum of understanding) will be signed during the Global Investors Meet,” Pawan Goenka, executive director, automobile division told reporters ...

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BMW’s iconic MINI rolled out in Delhi

MINI India has launched its iconic MINI Hatch, MINI Convertible and MINI Countryman in Delhi. The BMW Group introduced MINI as a premium brand in India in January 2012 as CBU (completely built-up) units. The car will be sold via the dealer Bird Automotive, which will provide after sales support to MINI customers from its workshop located at MG Road, ...

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