BigDataFr recommends: Machine Learning and Data Are Fueling a New Kind of Car
[…] The automobile is being dismantled, reimagined, and rebuilt in Silicon Valley.
Intel’s proposed $15.3 billion acquisition of Mobileye, an Israeli company that supplies carmakers with a computer-vision technology and advanced driver assistance systems, offers a chance to measure the scale of this rebuild. In particular, it shows how valuable on-the-road data is likely to be in the evolution of automated driving.
While the price tag might seem steep, especially with so many players in automated driving today, Mobileye has some key technological strengths and strategic advantages. It’s also developing new technologies that could help solidify this position.[…]