Sensors

Demand skyrockets for collision-avoidance sensors

12:01 am U.S. ET | Oct. 13, 2014

Fully autonomous cars may be a decade away, but the sensors they'll need for collision avoidance -- radar, cameras, ultrasound and lidar -- have become a big business already....
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Sensor cuts self-driving car costs

12:01 am U.S. ET | Sept. 15, 2014

You can't buy one yet, but the autonomous vehicle just got a little cheaper....
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Sensata to buy pressure-sensor maker Schrader in $1 billion deal

7:28 am U.S. ET | Aug. 18, 2014

Sensata Technologies Holding NV plans to buy Schrader International Inc. from Madison Dearborn Partners LLC for an enterprise value of $1 billion to expand in sensors that warn against low tire pressure....
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Self-driving tech will make Volvos even safer, r&d boss says

12:01 am U.S. ET | Aug. 17, 2014

As self-driving cars become increasingly important, Volvo has unveiled an ambitious plan to position itself at the forefront of this cutting-edge technology....
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SENSOR-CENTRIC

Toyota-affiliated Denso readies technology for other automakers

12:01 am U.S. ET | Aug. 4, 2014

Denso Corp., the world's No. 2 parts supplier, is developing advanced radar sensors as it seeks to catch Robert Bosch and Continental in the market for parts that prevent accidents....
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