Nvidia Partners with Baidu on AI Platform for Autonomous Cars

The offering will include Nvidia’s self-driving vehicle products, such as the Drive PX 2, as well as Baidu’s cloud and 3D mapping technologies. Nvidia is partnering with Chinese internet company Baidu to create an artificial intelligence-based computing platform for autonomous cars that will include cloud-to-car connectivity and high-definition mapping.Nvidia CEO Jen-Hsun Huang and Baidu CEO Robin Li unveiled the partnership Aug. 31 at the Baidu World Conference in Beijing, saying they will apply technologies from each company to create the platform and build on the work the two have done over the past four years in the rapidly growing field of artificial intelligence (AI).Baidu reportedly wants to use the platform for a taxi service in China, though a key part of the plan is to make it open to enable…


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