0
Wireless

UK drivers being misled by 'autonomous' system names - research

Tuesday 12 June 2018 | 10:43 CET | News
The Association of British Insurers (ABI) is calling on carmakers to be more responsible when naming vehicle systems to provide greater clarity around the capabilities of vehicles sold with technology that does driving on behalf of motorists. 

Thank you for visiting Telecompaper

We hope you've enjoyed your free articles. Sign up below to get access to the rest of this article and all the telecom news you need.

  • Register free and gain access to even more articles from Telecompaper. Register here
  • Subscribe and get unlimited access to Telecompaper’s full coverage, with a customised choice of news, commentary, research and alerts.

Subscriptions

Already registered?



Free Headlines in your E-mail

Every day we send out a free e-mail with the most important headlines of the last 24 hours.

Subscribe now

Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Countries: United Kingdom
::: add a comment

Add comment

We welcome comments that add value to the discussion. We attempt to block comments that use offensive language or appear to be spam, and our editors frequently review the comments to ensure they are appropriate. If you see a comment that you believe is inappropriate to the discussion, you can bring it to our attention by using the report abuse links. As the comments are written and submitted by visitors of the Telecompaper website, they in no way represent the opinion of Telecompaper.


Related

DRIVEN consortium extends autonomous vehicle trials to London

Published 21 Jan 2019 21:20 CET | United Kingdom
The DRIVEN consortium, led by autonomous vehicle software provider Oxbotica, is expanding its trial of autonomous vehicles onto ...

BSI publishes new cyber security standard for self-driving vehicles

Published 17 Jan 2019 11:40 CET | United Kingdom
The British Standards Institute (BSI) has published a new cyber security standard for self-driving vehicles, funded by the ...

UK govt announces three public trials of self-driving vehicles

Published 23 Nov 2018 17:46 CET | United Kingdom
The UK Government has announced the launch of three new public trials of self-driving vehicle services by 2021. These include a ...

New Smart City Mobility Centre planned in Warwickshire

Published 13 Nov 2018 16:46 CET | United Kingdom
A new multi-million pound 'Smart City Mobility Centre' is being established at the University of Warwick's Wellesbourne campus in ...

Warwick University supports new CAV research project

Published 25 Oct 2018 21:16 CET | United Kingdom
The WMG research and education group at the University of Warwick in the UK has started work with a consortium of 11 ...

Oxbotica, Addison Lee plan self-driving services in London by 2021

Published 22 Oct 2018 10:25 CET | United Kingdom
UK self-driving vehicle software specialist Oxbotica and private hire company Addison Lee have formed a strategic partnership to ...

Jaguar Land Rover plans new connected car hub in Manchester

Published 29 Jun 2018 14:45 CET | United Kingdom
Jaguar Land Rover has announced plans to set up a software, IT and engineering centre in Manchester, UK, to support development ...

Jaguar Land Rover tests connected cars as part of UK CITE project

Published 29 Jun 2018 11:43 CET | United Kingdom
Jaguar Land Rover is testing a fleet of smart connected cars in the UK. These trials are part of the GBP 7.1 million UK CITE ...

UK invites bids for GBP 25 mln connected, autonomous vehicle funding

Published 29 Jun 2018 10:40 CET | United Kingdom
The UK Government is inviting companies to apply for a share of up to GBP 25 million in funding to develop, demonstrate and trial ...

DRIVEN consortium publicly demos autonomous vehicle capabilities

Published 20 Apr 2018 09:19 CET | United Kingdom
The DRIVEN consortium has publicly demonstrated the capabilities of its fleet of autonomous vehicles to interact and 'talk' to ...

UK, India announce new Tech Partnership

Published 18 Apr 2018 17:31 CET | United Kingdom
The UK and India have announced a new Tech Partnership to partner business, universities, venture capital and other organisations ...

Cisco outlines plans for rural 5G testbed in UK

Published 29 Mar 2018 08:39 CET | United Kingdom
Cisco has announced plans for the UK RuralFirst 5G testbed, part of a number of groups backed by the UK government to develop 5G ...

UK Autodrive tests self-driving pods in Milton Keynes

Published 21 Mar 2018 15:04 CET | United Kingdom
The UK Autodrive project has officially started trials in Milton Keynes, with up to 40 self-driving pods being tested in the city ...

GATEway project delivers public shuttle service with driverless pods

Published 21 Mar 2018 11:44 CET | United Kingdom
The GATEway autonomous vehicle project in the UK is now entering its final phase. This will see a fleet of driverless pods ...

Airspan Networks leads AutoAir 5G testbed project in UK

Published 13 Mar 2018 11:29 CET | United Kingdom
Airspan Networks is a lead partner in the 'AutoAir' project selected as one of six 5G testbeds by the UK Government. The project ...

UK govt announces 5G testbed competition winners

Published 12 Mar 2018 11:07 CET | United Kingdom
The UK Government has announced the winners of a GBP 25 million competition to establish UK-wide testbeds to pave the way for a ...

Juniper provides infrastructure for UK 5G testbed

Published 27 Feb 2018 11:19 CET | United Kingdom
UK-based technology and innovation company The Satellite Applications Catapult has selected Juniper Networks to build a secure, ...

Adva to demo multi-layer network slicing, assurance for 5G at MWC

Published 20 Feb 2018 11:26 CET | World
Adva will host a joint demo with BT at Mobile World Congress (MWC) that will showcase multi-layer transport network slicing and ...

HumanDrive project plans 200 mile autonomous vehicle trial

Published 02 Feb 2018 11:24 CET | United Kingdom
Researchers from the Institute for Transport Studies at Leeds University are participating in a 30-month autonomous vehicle ...