Monday, July 29th, 2019

Tile Announces New Funding
Press Release

The cloud-based finding platform announced that it has secured $45 million in new funding.

The company that helps users locate missing items such as keys, phones, and other gadgets, is expected to use the funds towards building new partnerships, international growth, and expanding its product and service lines.

Walmart Launches an Autonomous Vehicle Pilot
Press Release

The retail giant announced that it’s teaming up with Gatik, an autonomous vehicle company, to pilot driverless grocery delivery in Bentonville, Arkansas.

According to Walmart, the pilot collaboration looks to discover the logistics of adding autonomous vehicles into its online grocery ecosystem.

BMW Teams up with China’s Tencent
Press Release

The automaker announced that BMW China Automotive Trading and Tencent have signed an agreement to develop automated driving technologies.

According to a press release, as part of the collaboration, “Tencent will provide IT architecture, tools and platforms across the field of automated driving research and development.”