SoftBank Corp. Begins Conducting Autonomous Driving Field Tests to Realize Fully Automated Driving Operations
~Scope includes driving route design and AI remote monitoring in anticipation of Japan’s legalization of Level 4 autonomous driving~

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We began conducting field tests in the Takeshiba area in January 2023 to achieve automated autonomous driving operations, with the aim of realizing the early implementation of a highly sustainable autonomous driving service in Japan. We are working on verifying the automation of remote monitoring by utilizing AI, as well as optimizing operation using digital twins.

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SoftBank Corp. Develops Battery Pack with Next-generation Lithium-metal Battery Cells and Successfully Demonstrates Their Operation in the Stratosphere ~Newly developed battery packs use battery cells with specific energy of 439 Wh/kg, more than 1.5 times that of existing products, to achieve 300 Wh/kg for battery packs~


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