Major automotive supplier Bosch is building a $1.1B plant for self-driving car chips. Bosch supplies a number of components to automakers, from ignition systems to brakes. In extending its semiconductor manufacturing capacity, the company is seeking to strengthen its competitiveness in a future characterized by increasing connectivity and automation. The company is also engaged in various partnerships, including with Daimler, to advance autonomous mobility.
[WATCH] The year is 1911, and while most were still being introduced to driving in an automobile, some were already dreaming of a world in which automobiles drove themselves. The Automatic Motorist, a British short film, captures the wonders and perils of a far off future that we today may be fortunate enough to witness.
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