The future of autonomous vehicles runs off roads and on to farms, construction sites, and mines | TechCrunch

Jeff Peters, Autotech Ventures – Fully self-driving passenger cars are not “just around the corner.” While the well-capitalized leaders — funded by corporations, multibillion-dollar VC funds or advertising revenue — are on more stable financial ground, many other full-stack autonomous vehicle startups may be looking for the off-ramp. With no clear path to funds outside […]

Automakers have a choice: Become data companies or become irrelevant | TechCrunch

Jeff Peters, Autotech Ventures – While Bezos amassed billions, Apple took over our culture, Google became ubiquitous and software ate the world, the automotive industry needed a bailout. Since then, they have more or less recovered, but they are no longer the undisputed titans of American industry. That title now belongs to companies that traffic […]

Algorithms Outpace Moore’s Law for AI | EETimes

Alexei Andreev and Jeff Peters, Autotech Ventures – Moore’s Law continues to change the world. But algorithmic advances have been every bit as critical for driving electronics. How confident are we that algorithms of tomorrow are a good fit for existing semiconductor chips or new computational fabrics under development? With algorithmic advances outpacing hardware advances, […]