Mike Freeman

Business, Technology, Equipment, Safety, Autonomous, TCA

Qualcomm Moves Toward Self-Driving Vehicle Tech

Qualcomm A rendering of Qualcomm's self-driving technology. (Qualcomm via YouTube)

SAN DIEGO — After years of supplying Bluetooth and cellular connectivity to automakers, Qualcomm is pivoting toward safety with its new Snapdragon Ride platform, which aims to bring advanced driver assistance features such as automated parking, lane monitoring and highway autopilot to vehicles as soon as 2023.

Mike Freeman | The San Diego Union-Tribune
January 9, 2020

Lytx, SmartDrive Add Customers as More Truck Fleets Tap In-Cab Video to Improve Safety


Steve Mitgang occasionally sits down with commercial truck drivers for coffee and doughnuts, asking them what they think of having video cameras in the cab to monitor their driving.

Mike Freeman | The San Diego Union-Tribune
March 8, 2017