Qualcomm seals major VW chipset deal

Qualcomm seals major VW chipset deal

🕔18:12, 5.Jan 2017

Qualcomm has revealed that its chipsets will be integrated in the next-generation of Volkswagen vehicles. The chipsets include the Qualcomm Snapdragon 820A processor for advanced infotainment systems, and the Snapdragon X12 and X5 LTE modems, for connected car and telematics

Read Full Article
What happens in Vegas is monitored in Vegas…

What happens in Vegas is monitored in Vegas…

🕔18:06, 5.Jan 2017

The city of Las Vegas and the Regional Transportation Commission of Southern Nevada are betting big on new technology to make their streets smarter and to allow traffic to move more efficiently, says AppDeveloperMagazine.com In partnership with Acyclica, Las Vegas is

Read Full Article
What We Learned from the Smart City Challenge to Build Cities for the Future, by Anthony Foxx

What We Learned from the Smart City Challenge to Build Cities for the Future, by Anthony Foxx

🕔17:59, 5.Jan 2017

A little over one year ago, we launched our Smart City Challenge, asking mid-sized cities across America to share their ideas for the creation of an integrated, first-of-its-kind smart transportation system using data, applications, and technology to help people and goods

Read Full Article
Big six connect to take on Apple and Google

Big six connect to take on Apple and Google

🕔17:23, 5.Jan 2017

Ford and Toyota have formed a consortium with four other automakers to speed development of auto-industry standards for in-vehicle apps, a step toward preventing Apple and Google from controlling how drivers connect smartphones to their cars and trucks, says Automotive News.

Read Full Article
BMW, Intel and Mobileye to road-test driverless vehicles

BMW, Intel and Mobileye to road-test driverless vehicles

🕔12:44, 5.Jan 2017

BMW Group, Intel and Mobileye today announced that a fleet of approximately 40 autonomous BMW vehicles will be on the roads by the second half of 2017, demonstrating the significant advancements made by the three companies towards fully autonomous driving.

Read Full Article
Giants converge for 5G pilot

Giants converge for 5G pilot

🕔12:36, 5.Jan 2017

Ericsson, Orange and PSA Group have signed a partnership agreement to conduct 5G technology pilot for automotive applications.  “Towards 5G” connected car partnership aims to leverage 4G to 5G technology evolution to address connected vehicle requirements such as intelligent transport

Read Full Article
AT&T’s 4G LTE network to bring connectivity to Honda

AT&T’s 4G LTE network to bring connectivity to Honda

🕔12:27, 5.Jan 2017

AT&T and American Honda Motor, Co. Inc. are bringing 4G LTE connectivity to Honda vehicles in the U.S. and Canada. This is a part of an exclusive multi-year agreement. AT&T will connect Honda vehicles with 4G LTE and Wi-Fi connectivity. 

Read Full Article
AT&T, Delphi, and Ford Debut V2X Advanced Vehicle Communications

AT&T, Delphi, and Ford Debut V2X Advanced Vehicle Communications

🕔12:21, 5.Jan 2017

Delphi and Ford are developing a new capability to enhance Vehicle-to-Anything (V2X) communications. The platform is designed to help vehicles “talk” with each other and smart cities infrastructure to improve safety and vehicle security, reduce traffic congestion, save money and

Read Full Article
OK Alexa, find my OpenCar platform

OK Alexa, find my OpenCar platform

🕔12:13, 5.Jan 2017

INRIX has announced the integration of Amazon Alexa, the intelligent cloud based voice service, into the OpenCar platform for connected vehicles. In the second half of 2017, drivers with OpenCar enabled vehicles will be able to access a host of

Read Full Article
Right HERE, right now…

Right HERE, right now…

🕔11:17, 5.Jan 2017

HERE, the Open Location Platform company, today announced the launch of HERE Electronic Horizon, software that helps vehicles know and react to what lies ahead on the road without driver involvement. The introduction of HERE Electronic Horizon means that HERE now

Read Full Article