Latest News for: Autonomous systems


Watch this Boeing fighter jet drone fly for the first time

Popular Science 06 Mar 2021
The Loyal Wingman project is a pathfinder for the integration of autonomous systems and artificial intelligence to create smart human-machine teams,” Air Vice-Marshal Cath Roberts, of the Royal Australian Air Force, said in the statement.

Elon Musk says Tesla will double its Full Self-Driving software's beta program. It comes amid ...

Business Insider 06 Mar 2021
A Tesla supercharger station at Burbank town center ... "Still be careful, but it's getting mature," Musk said ... Waymo CEO, John Krafcik, in January said Tesla's software can't compete with Waymo's autonomous software ... They're a car company making a driver assist system. We're a company making a fully autonomous driver," Krafcik said ... ....

Watch Boeing's Loyal Wingman drone make its inaugural flight video - CNET

CNET 06 Mar 2021
After three years of development and testing, Boeing Australia's Airpower Teaming System, aka "Loyal Wingman" drone, successfully completed its first autonomous flight ... .

New 'split-drive' system puts scientists in the (gene) driver seat

Phys Dot Org 06 Mar 2021
The most common gene drives employ a two-component system that features a DNA-cutting enzyme (called Cas9) and a guide RNA (or gRNA) that targets cuts at specific sites in the genome ... While classic gene drives are designed to spread autonomously, the newly developed system is designed with controls that separate the genetic implementation processes.

Ten years of war in Syria has cost more than $1.2 trillion: World Vision report

Press TV 06 Mar 2021
US deploys new missile systems in Syria ... The Britain-based monitor group said that anti-drone air systems and surface-to-surface missiles were being deployed in the al-Omar oil field in Syria’s northeastern province of Dayr al-Zawr ... More systems will be deployed in the coming days in all US bases in northern and eastern Syria, the statement noted.

Hong Kong court delays bail for pro-democracy politicians

La Prensa Latina 06 Mar 2021
Among the accused are former lawmakers Helena Wong, Jeremy Tam, and Kwok Ka-ki. They have been in custody since Thursday ... However, analysts and activists view the proposal as yet another mechanism to strengthen China’s control over the semi-autonomous city and further limit Hong Kong’s already restricted electoral system ... EFE-EPA.

Countering the Establishment’s Message

Consortium News 06 Mar 2021
... giants like Russia and China,’ noting that it requires ‘more advanced high-end weapon systems, which provide increased standoff, enhanced lethality and autonomous targeting for employment against near-peer threats in a more contested environment.’ ….

The Rolls-Royce share price: is this best investment for 2021 and beyond?

The Motley Fool 06 Mar 2021
The UK economy’s improving outlook suggests we could see a stock market rally over the next few months ... The Rolls-Royce (LSE ... Stock market rally ... Rolls-Royce share price tailwinds ... This is an “autonomous machinery control system, which allows Naval vessels to undertake long endurance missions with less human interaction.“ ... .

California bill would require all self-driving vehicles to be zero emission by 2025

Crunch 05 Mar 2021
In mid-February, a bill was quietly introduced into the California State Legislature that would require all autonomous vehicles to also be zero emission by 2025 ... Argo AI is a technology platform company that works with major automakers, like Volkswagen and Ford, to develop autonomous driving systems.

Honda rolls out world’s first level 3 automated car for the public

Asahi News 05 Mar 2021
The Legend's semi-autonomous driving system is rated at a level 3 on the five-level scale for self-driving technology, the first such practical application introduced to the market in the world ... The automated system will guide all the driving operations ... The system also utilizes five radar devices and two cameras.

Extend Your Crews’ Senses With Automation

The Maritime Executive 05 Mar 2021
Apart from helping officers understand the vessel’s surroundings, situational awareness also provides computer systems with the data required to enable autonomous processes ... awareness sensors working in tandem with navigational systems for semi-autonomous ship movement.

China sets a 2021 growth target above 6%, hardens Hong Kong stance

La Prensa Latina 05 Mar 2021
The government report also ensures China will continue to implement “in its entirety” the so-called “One Country, Two Systems” principle that governs relations with the semi-autonomous city of Hong Kong ... “We will improve the relevant systems and ...

Solar heating system provides warmth for PLA soldiers in SW China's Tibet

People Daily 05 Mar 2021
PLA soldiers of a border defense company of the Shannan Military Sub-Command of the PLA Tibet Military Command in southwest China's Tibet Autonomous Region no longer have to worry about heating in the freezing winter, after a heating system was installed in December 2020. Photo shows a parabolic solar trough heating system.

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