Have you ever been driving at night—perhaps on a twisty two-lane highway—when the headlights of an oncoming car seemingly “crash” into your retinas? Blu..
Just west of Willows, CA in rolling hills bordering the northwest Sacramento Valley is the Thunderhill Raceway Park. The motorsports complex offers plenty, incl..
Beginning in the early 17th century, countless maps depicted California as an island floating just off shore from North America. As described by the Stanford Un..
Sixteen years ago, Velodyne LiDAR founder David Hall faced a few challenges. His first company, Velodyne Acoustics was increasingly losing its domestic supply c..
In 2013, Jeff Bezos, CEO of online retailer Amazon, unveiled to Charlie Rose on 60 Minutes a research and development program aimed at making deliveries by auto..
Broad UAV Market Trends The industrial drone market has evolved at a phenomenal pace over the last 12 months. Drone manufactures like DJI, Microdrones, SenseFly..
Solar power accounts for an estimated 30GW of renewable electricity generated in the US. This number is growing each year as more and more homeowners opt to ins..
Wind farming is an efficient method of harvesting alternative energy that is seeing rapid adoption across the globe. A reported 270,000 wind turbines are being ..
Velodyne made a big splash last week in Las Vegas while attending the Commercial UAV Expo, October 31-November 2nd. We began the show with a product preview, pr..
New 3D LiDAR applications have exploded in the last year, largely due to the release of Velodyne’s economical VLP-16 ‘Puck’ LiDAR sensor. Designed..