• Samsung to build 5G and V2X networks for autonomous car tests at South Korea's K-City

    3 days ago - By VentureBeat

    Samsung is collaborating with the Korea Transportation Safety Authority to develop the mobile network infrastructure need to enable autonomous vehicles at the recently opened K-City test facility. K-City, for the uninitiated, is one of a number of so-called “fake cities” to emerge in recent times designed as test-beds for the la...
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  • We need rigorous 5G testing before we get in the driverless car

    We need rigorous 5G testing before we get in the driverless car

    3 days ago - By Tech Radar

    We can already foresee all the advances that 5G connectivity will bring the UK. Super-fast mobile coverage opens up all kinds of smart city capabilities from real-time connectivity that redirects entire road networks in response to traffic volumes, immediately updates autonomous vehicles about accidents or organises waste collections based on actual need rather than fixed schedules. Citizens will download games and films in seconds and businesses and authorities will communicate with consumers through smartphones that have become handheld supercomputers. With Uber, Waymo Toyota and Tesla...
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