Nokia is teaming up with Mercedes-Benz with the goal of designing 3D maps for self-driving cars.
The mapping feature will be provided by Nokia's Here, a cloud-based service that offers drivers real-time traffic updates, road closures, and recommendations based on their location. Gearing up now for Internet-connected cars, Here will ultimately take on the challenge of directing self-driving cars.
"The requirements put on maps by autonomous driving go beyond what has been available until now," Nokia said in a blog post Tuesday. "The very exact precision of lane width, road sign locations, and other road network … Read more