Cao Guangzhi confirmed that he had uploaded Tesla’s Autopilot source code to his personal iCloud account.
Zhong Xuedan, vice president of Tencent Auto Intelligence, was appointed head of the team.
These startups at TechCrunch Shenzhen have developed cheaper, safer and more effective ways to upkeep machines.
The Chinese government could promote AV adoption by spending more on communication infrastructure.
The logistics industry could see drastic improvements in efficiency should companies adopt self-driving trucks.
The Beijing government started granting temporary self-driving permits to mobility companies in March 2018.
The company is focused on developing AI chips for self-driving vehicles and surveillance cameras, among others.
By 2020, half of all new cars on China’s roads are expected to be autonomous or semi-autonomous.
The Chinese search engine giant seeks to increase its self-driving advantages in the country’s EV consumption boom.
But due to delays in the release of a master plan and other factors, its potential impact remains unclear.