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Particle Announces New Tracking System to Support IoT Deployments in Transportation & Logistics, Cold Chain, and Micromobility

SAN FRANCISCO, April 29, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Particle, the edge-to-cloud IoT platform built to connect the unconnected, today announced its new Tracking System to provide organizations with the ability to track the locations of a wide variety of mobile assets with its powerful, configurable, extensible and field-ready solution. In a forthcoming study from Particle that surveyed over 1,000 IoT engineers and industry experts, Asset Tracking ranked as one of the top three most in-demand applications for IoT technology.

Built on the Particle platform spanning integrated Internet-of-Things (IoT) hardware, edge software, connectivity, and cloud-based management software, Particle’s Tracking System empowers customers to track the real-time location of critical assets and capture additional intelligence via sensor data including temperature and acceleration as well as remotely control mobile equipment and vehicles.

Asset Tracking operations are critical for both emerging and established industries, including supply chain & logistics providers, cold chain operations,

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Manheim Continues Industry Support During Pandemic – Auctions

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Photo: Manheim

Manheim is providing discounts and waiving fees for its online services to support customers and clients whose businesses are impacted by closures as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic, according to a release from Manheim.

The company said it was waiving the sell fee on its Manheim Express app, which is for digital wholesale buying and selling, on all self-listed vehicles in April. It’s also offering independent auction discounts on OVE sales through May 31, and providing a 30-day complimentary trial for clients to Central Dispatch, which connects dealers, brokers, shippers and others directly with vehicle logistics carriers.

Manheim is also introducing a new weekend OVE event sale to motivated sellers willing to accept offers to move surplus inventory. Manheim is also supporting the roll-out of RideKleen’s new surface disinfecting and air cleansing service for dealers and fleet operators. This service is designed to drive customer confidence when

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JunshengFu/vehicle-detection: Created vehicle detection pipeline with two approaches: (1) deep neural networks (YOLO framework) and (2) support vector machines ( OpenCV + HOG).

Objective

A demo of Vehicle Detection System: a monocular camera is used for detecting vehicles.

(1) Highway Drive (with Lane Departure Warning) (Click to see the full video)

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(2) City Drive (Vehicle Detection only) (Click to see the full video)

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Code & Files

1. My project includes the following files


Others are the same as in the repository of Lane Departure Warning System:

  • calibration.py contains the script to calibrate camera and save the calibration results
  • lane.py contains the lane class
  • examples folder contains the sample images and videos

2. Dependencies & my environment

Anaconda is used for managing my dependencies.

  • You can use provided environment-gpu.yml to install the dependencies.
  • OpenCV3, Python3.5, tensorflow, CUDA8
  • OS: Ubuntu 16.04

3. How to run the code

(1) Download weights for YOLO

You can download the weight from here and save it to
the weights folder.

(2) If you want to run the demo,

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