The partnership is the latest example of driverless tech firms rushing to work with more consumer-facing companies.
Didi is among the world’s top five highest-valued unicorns. Its listing could be one of the biggest IPO this year.
Nickel price surge could further increase the cost of electric vehicles and force automakers to cut earnings forecasts.
Didi has streamlined its focus on revenue growth and efficiency, while scaling back its bets on non-core projects such as AI Labs.
Huawei burrowed further into the auto industry with the launch of the first vehicle with its homegrown operating system.
Didi and AutoX are trying to elbow further into the crowded AV race led by Pony.ai and Baidu. Shanghai is finally starting testing.
Chinese mobility service provider Didi Chuxing has reportedly been in talks with Softbank for $300 million in fresh funding for its autonomous driving unit. Why it matters: The investment is a vote of confidence in a Chinese AV startup during a low point in investment activity compounded by the Covid-19 outbreak. China’s deal-making activity for […]
Didi will enhance its autonomous driving technologies by using Nvidia’s platform to train deep neural networks.
Didi is the latest company seeking external investors to help share the increasing cost of developing autonomous vehicles.
Machine-learning applications powered by large datasets play a critical role in planning safer, smarter transport networks.