BMW partners with China Unicom on 5G driverless cars

By Jill Shen

Jul 11, 20191 min read Tmall Genie Voice Assistant in BMW vehicles. (Image credit: BMW)BMW China on Wednesday announced it has teamed up with China Unicom to test autonomous cars using 5G networks, the first partnership between a global automaker an…

Huawei granted mapping license for autonomous driving push

By Jill Shen

Jul 9, 20191 min read ‘5G is ON’ at Huawei’s massive booth at MWC Shanghai on June 26, 2019. (Image credit: TechNode/Jiayi Shi)Huawei obtained a permit last Friday allowing the tech giant to draw up high-definition navigation maps in China, a move t…