A proof-of-concept designed to increase pedestrian and driver safety has been developed by Here and Verizon. Combining 5G Ultra Wideband capabilities with HD Live Map and Live Sense SDK computer vision technology, they were able to create a vehicle-to-network (V2N) communication system. This system predicts likely travel paths in near-real time, and warns vehicles of impending potential collisions creating safer roadways
James joined the Traffic Technology International team in 2017. Previously he was Assistant Editor on an engineering title for several years and has worked for various other trade magazines before that. James is happily married and has a young daughter and son who keep him busy.