Luminar Technologies to produce ‘eye’ sensors for self-driving cars in new Orlando facility


A private technology firm in Orlando has kept quiet on a product it’s been working on for the past five years, but now the secret is out about its new technology that will be used in self-driving cars.

Luminar Technologies Inc. has been gearing up for the future of autonomous vehicles with its new LiDAR technology, which stands for light detection and ranging. LIDAR detects images by using lasers and light.