Government launches consultation on automated lane-keeping technology to enable hands-free driving on British roads

clock • 3 min read

ALKS technology can potentially make long road journeys safer and smoother for drivers

The UK government has launched a new consultation into ground-breaking Automated Lane-Keeping System (ALKS) technology which would allow hands-free driving on motorways in certain conditions. On...

To continue reading this article...

Join Computing

  • Unlimited access to real-time news, analysis and opinion from the technology industry
  • Receive important and breaking news in our daily newsletter
  • Be the first to hear about our events and awards programmes
  • Join live member only interviews with IT leaders at the ‘IT Lounge’; your chance to ask your burning tech questions and have them answered
  • Access to the Computing Delta hub providing market intelligence and research
  • Receive our members-only newsletter with exclusive opinion pieces from senior IT Leaders

Join now


Already a Computing member?


You may also like
UK blocks Chinese takeover of Newport Wafer Fab

Mergers and Acquisitions

Nexperia must sell at least 86% of its stake in NWF, the government says, citing national security concerns

clock 17 November 2022 • 3 min read


Transport secretary reveals plans to open up international travel while Google says it will patch the contact tracing flaw

clock 28 April 2021 • 4 min read


Acknowledges many small problems that still remain to be solved

clock 10 July 2020 • 2 min read

Sign up to our newsletter

The best news, stories, features and photos from the day in one perfectly formed email.

More on Software

The social engineering of the self: How AI chatbots manipulate our thinking

The social engineering of the self: How AI chatbots manipulate our thinking

We need structured public feedback to better understand the risks, says red teamer Rumman Chowdhury

John Leonard
clock 27 October 2023 • 4 min read
AI doesn't care what you think

AI doesn't care what you think

Want to understand hallucinations? Look at your family

Professor Peter Cochrane
clock 26 October 2023 • 3 min read
IT Essentials: The fungal IT network

IT Essentials: The fungal IT network

Shadow IT grows best in darkness and solitude

Tom Allen
clock 16 October 2023 • 2 min read