GM buys LIDAR company for self-driving car program to take Tesla head-on

General Motors issued a press release on Monday announcing that it will acquire Strobe, a California-based technology startup┬áthat makes affordable chip-scale LIDAR technology for self-driving cars. An 11-person team from Strobe will be joining GM’s Cruise Automation unit as part of the acquisition. With more affordable and higher accuracy LIDAR sensors coming to market, automakers … Continue reading GM buys LIDAR company for self-driving car program to take Tesla head-on