18 janvier 2016

NEXYAD Intelligence : trends of driverless cars in 2020

  7 companies to launch driverless cars by 2020 We already showed you when you will be able to buy a driverless car using predictions from research companies and futurists. Since that article was published in July, automakers have been announcing when they anticipate to release their driverless vehicles. This was mostly done to ride the viral wave after Google’s driverless car video was released. So, which company is going to be first to deliver an autonomous model to showrooms? We’ve grouped companies into... [Lire la suite]

15 janvier 2016

NEXYAD Intelligence : The Top Five Trends For The Connected Car In 2016

The Top Five Trends For The Connected Car In 2016   " ... Safety First — Security Will Be Big Universal security solutions won’t appear in 2016 but there will be many ingenious solutions available in 2016 that will begin to target how we can protect every layer of the car.  Alas, they won’t be integrated but will be available from each vendor separately.  A couple of interesting areas are new autopilot systems, controlling the trajectory of a vehicle without driver involvement and in-car proximity sensors that enable... [Lire la suite]
13 janvier 2016

NEXYAD ADAS : In-Car Sensors Put Insurers In The Driver's Seat

JUN 27, 2014 @ 12:34 PM 7,918 VIEWS In-Car Sensors Put Insurers In The Driver's Seat By Teresa Meek Jeff Branson, the police chief of Mattoon, Ill., has been tracking a lead-footed driver for nearly two years. A couple of times, he’s caught the guy doing 70 in a 55. He’s confiscated the vehicle twice but never issued a ticket. The speed demon just happens to be his 18-year-old son Chase. Branson monitors his son’s driving habits with a device provided by auto insurance provider State Farm that plugs into the car’s data... [Lire la suite]
12 janvier 2016

NEXYAD ADAS : Background of NEXYAD on artificial vision-based ADAS and autonomous vehicle

Background of NEXYAD on artificial vision-based ADAS NEXYAD is one of the companies that have the most cumulated experience on ADAS and Autonomous vehicle. 1993 : scientific paper by Gerard Yahiaoui (Founder of NEXYAD with Pierre Da Silva Dias) with a researcher of the Automotive Company PSA Peugeot Citroën : "Texture-based Image Segmentation for Road Recognition with Neural Networks", G. Yahiaoui, M. de Saint Blancard, Sixth international conference on neural networks and their industrial & cognitive applications... [Lire la suite]
11 janvier 2016

NEXYAD ADAS : Aftermarket solutions for ADAS

NEXYAD announced aftermaket solutions for ADAS. All the NEXYAD technology will be soon available on smartphones : Road Detection (RoadNex) : http://nexyad.net/Automotive-Transportation/?page_id=412 Obstacle Detection (ObstaNex) usefull for Pedestrian Detection : http://nexyad.net/Automotive-Transportation/?page_id=429 Road safety estimation / risk of accident estimation (SafetyNex) : http://nexyad.net/Automotive-Transportation/?page_id=441 Visibility measurement (VisiNex)... [Lire la suite]
09 janvier 2016

NEXYAD road safety estimation : risk of accident is not correlated to driving style

NEXYAD ROAD SAFETY ESTIMATION : RISK OF ACCIDENT IS NOT CORRELATED TO DRIVING STYLE Intuition let people presume that risk of accident may be correlated to driving style :  . brutal brakings could be interpreted as lack of anticipation : bad driver. quiet driving style could be interpreted as clever driving : good driver It was demonstrated that this intuition is WRONG. There are quiet dangerous drivers, and there are brutal safe drivers. The module SafetyNex, developed by the company NEXYAD shows how it works really, and... [Lire la suite]

06 janvier 2016

Driving behaviour monitoring for risk of accident estimation : SafetyNet

Driving behaviour monitoring for risk of accident estimation : SafetyNetBy NEXYAD INTRODUCTION The Insurance companies, the Automobile Manufacturers and their suppliers have every reason to measure driver behavior. This has already begun with the onboard devices of the insurers for their new "pay how you drive" business model : the idea of ​​car insurance companies is to modulate princing according to the dangerousness of behavior. Then every driver becomes unique and pays an ad-hoc price: An embedded device in the vehicle (or App... [Lire la suite]
05 janvier 2016

Mesure du comportement de conduite des conducteurs : SafetyNex

Mesure du comportement de conduite des conducteurs : SafetyNex Par NEXYAD   INTRODUCTION Les Compagnies d'Assurances, les Constructeurs Automobiles et leur équipementiers ont tous des raisons pour mesurer le comportement du conducteur. Cela a déjà commencé, avec les boîtiers des assureurs dans le cadre du fameux "pay how you drive" : l'idée des compagnies d'assurance automobile est de moduler les tarifs en fonction de la dangerosité des conduites : un boîter embarqué dans le véhicule (ou une App sur le smartphone du... [Lire la suite]
04 janvier 2016

NEXYAD ADAS Validation Database : soon available for free

NEXYAD ADAS Validation Database : available for free NEXYAD will soon send a link to their ADAS validation database : video + sensors The database is described in two ways : . situation (using the methodology AGENDA) . reality (in order to let you measure your ADAS performance) Fee free to register now and you'll receive the link when available : http://nexyad.net/Automotive-Transportation/   ------------ Questions : sales@nexyad.net NEXYAD on Twitter : https://twitter.com/Nexyad_ADAS NEXYAD on Facebook... [Lire la suite]
02 janvier 2016

Robustness of NEXYAD road detection module RoadNex

ROBUSTNESS OF NEXYAD SOFTWARE MODULEFOR ROAD DETECTION : RoadNex Detection of the road, detection of the lane, in front of the vehicle is now a « must-have »for Advanced Driver Assistance Systems (ADAS) and of course for Autonomous Cars too.Every R&D team is able to show cases of good detection. The difference between differentmodules is robustness : ability to work in many cases (almost every cases). For instance, robustness consideration led many big Automotive firms to interger the MOBILEYEdetection system : jus because... [Lire la suite]