Dive Technologies and Metron Announce Partnership to Commercialize Advanced Autonomy Software on DIVE-LD | Business


Dive Technologies, Inc., a Boston-based subsea robotics designer and manufacturer, today announced a commercial partnership with Metron, Inc. This partnership will directly support the commercialization of Metron’s Autonomy, Navigation, Command & Control (ANCC) software suite on Dive Technologies’ large displacement autonomous underwater vehicle (AUV), the DIVE-LD. Initial sea testing of the DIVE-LD with ANCC software was completed in December 2020.

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Dive Technologies Commercial Large Displacement AUV (Photo: Dive Technologies)

“The DIVE-LD is pier-launched and designed to stay at sea for up to ten days. The

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Toyota, Isuzu, Hino Join Truck Technology Partnership

In this file photo, a man walks past the Isuzu logo during the launch of Isuzu MU-X SUV in New Delhi, India.

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TOKYO (AP) — Japanese automakers Toyota, Isuzu and Hino said Wednesday they are setting up a partnership in commercial vehicles to work together in electric, hydrogen, connected and autonomous driving technologies.

Under the deal, Toyota Motor Corp., Japan’s top automaker, and truckmaker Isuzu Motors will each take a 4.6 percent stake in each other, the three companies said in a joint statement. Hino Motors is Toyota’s truck division and had been Isuzu’s rival. The

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GM aims to make its electric vehicles go farther and cost less with new battery partnership

General Motors announced a new joint venture with SolidEnergy Systems, a spinoff of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology that is focused on improving the energy density in lithium-ion batteries. The two companies plan on building a test facility in Woburn, Massachusetts, for a high-capacity preproduction battery by 2023.

The partnership was announced Thursday by GM president Mark Reuss at a Washington Post Live virtual conference. Prior to the announcement, The Verge spoke with Kent Helfrich, executive director of GM’s global electrification and battery systems, about what the joint venture will mean for the automaker’s plans to electrify its entire fleet

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LIZHI INC. Enters Into Partnership With Automotive Intelligence Technology Company ECARX

GUANGZHOU, China, March 4, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — LIZHI INC. (“LIZHI” or the “Company”) (NASDAQ: LIZI), a leading online UGC audio community and interactive audio entertainment platform in China, today announces it has entered into a partnership agreement with ECARX, a leading automotive intelligence technology company, to integrate LIZHI’s in-car audio product into ECARX’s intelligent connected platform.

The partnership underlines LIZHI’s dedication to exploring the potential of online audio products and services through continuous innovation. Leveraging its advanced AI technologies and extensive podcast content offerings, LIZHI aims to enrich the users’ in-car intelligent connected experiences and reach a broader

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Fisker to form electric car partnership with Apple supplier Foxconn

Foxconn Technology Group will develop an electric vehicle with Fisker Inc., part of the manufacturer’s efforts to boost its automotive capabilities at a time when technology companies including its main customer Apple Inc. are looking to expand in vehicles.

The car will be built by Foxconn, targeted at multiple markets including North America, Europe, China and India, and sold under the Fisker brand, according to a joint statement from the companies Wednesday. Production is set to start in the fourth quarter of 2023.

Taiwan’s Foxconn, whose main listed arm is Hon Hai Precision Industry Co., in October introduced its first-ever

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Buttigieg, Alghabra Commit to ‘Reinvigorate’ U.S., Canada Transportation Partnership

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Marybeth Luczak, Executive Editor

“This new focus on climate will reinforce our already vast cooperation portfolio across all modes of transportation to ensure safe, secure, and efficient transportation networks of today, while preparing for the innovations of tomorrow,” U.S. Transportation Secretary Pete Buttigieg (left) and Canadian Transport Minister Omar Alghabra said.

U.S. Transportation Secretary Pete Buttigieg and Canadian Transport Minister Omar Alghabra will team “to fight climate change and

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