Mobileye's CEO claims its computer vision system would have detected the pedestrian killed in Arizona by Uber's self-driving car
Uber has not said whether the sensors in its self-driving vehicle detected the cyclist in the seconds before the accident.
Samsung is set to announce that it has set up an automotive strategic business unit for autonomous and advanced driver assistance services.
Consumer electronics company Apple Inc has hired a senior engineer from electric car maker Tesla Motors Inc, according to a LinkedIn posting, as part of Apple's effort to build a team of experts in automated driving.
On the heels of Toyota recalling Prius vehicles comes Ford's announcement that it will update brake-related software on its 2010 Ford Fusion Hybrid and Mercury Milan Hybrid.