Japan firms developing 3-D maps for autonomous driving

Aug 19, 2016

Japan firms developing 3-D maps for autonomous driving

Japanese companies have jointly started work to develop high-precision three-dimensional maps that will support autonomous driving technologies. Enhancing the safety of autonomous driving requires more detailed information than the capability of exiting car navigation systems, such as the numbers of traffic lanes and their ...

Feb 22, 2016

Mitsubishi Electric develops novel spoken word display technology

Mitsubishi Electric Corp. has combined its voice-recognition and touch-screen technologies to enable users to display their spoken words on a tablet or a smartphone by dragging their finger on the screen. As early as fiscal 2017, Mitsubishi Electric will release a special application based ...

Mar 29, 2015

Software update puts Mitsubishi TVs on the blink

Mitsubishi Electric Corp. said Sunday that a bad software update might have caused up to 1.62 million of its liquid crystal display TVs across Japan to repeatedly turn on and off every few minutes. The problem, which began at midnight Saturday and involved 118 ...

May 21, 2013

Mitsubishi unit eyes ¥4 trillion in sales in 2014

Mitsubishi Electric Corp. aims to boost its group sales to ¥4 trillion in the business year ending in March 2015, from projected sales of ¥3.81 trillion in fiscal 2013 by expanding key operations, including elevator production and sales overseas, the firm’s president said Monday. ...