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To Build an Atlas


At Civil Maps, we’ve developed technology that allows analog and autonomous test vehicles to navigate roads using crowdsourced, HD, 3D maps rather than current, high-latency and high-compute methods. We are excited to share with you one key part of this solution, designed for those working on self-driving cars. 2016 was a pivotal year for our

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A Day at the Self-Driving Races


This weekend, we’ll be heading over to Thunderhill Raceway in Willows, CA for the Self- Racing Cars event, with the goal of ultimately providing cognition and 3D mapping for autonomous competition vehicles. The two-day race was launched just last year and is gaining an enthusiastic following from local autonomous vehicle technology companies. Bringing together a

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The Future of AV is Through Education


The autonomous vehicle industry has gained a lot of steam recently and is expected to grow exponentially over the coming years. Leading market consultant firm BCG predicts that by 2035, more than 12 million fully autonomous vehicles will be sold per year globally. As we come closer to a fully autonomous future, we need to

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Working with LiDAR – Webinar 1 


A few weeks ago, Civil Maps hosted our very first webinar from the conference room of our shiny new offices in downtown San Francisco. It was the first part of a series we’re presenting called Getting Started with Sensors. We talked about LiDAR, one of the sensor types we use for creating 3D semantic map

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