With more than 2 million vehicles in circulation, Wuxi processes around 1.6 PB (petabyte) of traffic data each day on average.
Apple has hired a “handful” of its hardware and software engineers to work at its special projects division.
BMW is drawing close to mass production of its L3 autonomous vehicle in 2021.
Machine-learning applications powered by large datasets play a critical role in planning safer, smarter transport networks.
Four major Chinese cities have allowed self-driving vehicle testing on designated roads.
The news follows a similar announcement made by rival Didi a day earlier.
The company is the latest tech firm to announce plans to test robotaxis in China.
Cao Guangzhi confirmed that he had uploaded Tesla’s Autopilot source code to his personal iCloud account.
The competition is meant to spur China’s efforts in autonomous driving development.
Beijing took a significant step forward in April 2018, issuing its first national guidelines that allow cities in China to test self-driving cars on their roads.