Marta Hall Provides World Safety Summit Preview to LiDar News

With the second annual World Safety Summit on Autonomous Technology approaching, Gene Roe, Managing Editor of Lidar News, connected with Velodyne Lidar President and CBDO Marta Hall to learn about the event’s agenda, including keynote speakers and panel sessions. The discussion included how the summit looks to increase understanding of autonomous vehicle technology and its potential for safety benefits. During the interview, […]

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Aurora Acquires Blackmore to Leverage Doppler Lidar

It looks like Blackmore could not say no the offer from Aurora, a Canadian autonomous vehicle start-up that recently raised $530 million in Series B funding. From an article in Wired. In the race to develop a technology that, at its root, is about teaching robots how to understand their surroundings, Aurora just bought itself a fresh set of eyeballs. […]

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Lidar News Media Survey – Results and Analysis 2018

Background The results are in for the first Lidar News Media Survey and it looks like social media is playing an important role in purchasing decisions along with an organization’s website. We had 475 people take the survey with over 150 responding to all of the questions over the ten-day period. Nearly 60% of the respondents were middle managers or […]

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