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THINKING HIGHWAYS: The Autonomous Issue

THINKING HIGHWAYS: The Autonomous Issue

🕔10:49, 28.Mar 2017

The North American edition of Thinking Highways’ latest issue is available to view online now. This issue has its focus firmly on autonomous vehicles, with Mike McGurrin, David Pickeral, Bern Grush and John Niles assessing the current status of the

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Fleetmatics added to Verizon’s cache

Fleetmatics added to Verizon’s cache

🕔15:07, 3.Aug 2016

Verizon is continuing to pursue the telematics market, agreeing to spend US$2.4 billion to acquire Ireland’s Fleetmatics, says Fierce Wireless’s Colin Gibbs. Fleetmatics offers a software platform providing GPS vehicle management and other services to companies with mobile workforces. The company

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How innovators are making infotainment personal through telematics

How innovators are making infotainment personal through telematics

🕔19:44, 23.Jul 2016

Smartphones are at the centre of personalisation because they are very personal devices,” says Brian Hamilton, senior vice-president and general manager of music and auto for Gracenote. “They have the ability to understand what we’ve been doing unlike any other

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Will robot cars drive traffic congestion off a cliff

Will robot cars drive traffic congestion off a cliff

🕔13:48, 16.May 2016

Self-driving cars are expected to usher in a new era of mobility, safety and convenience. The problem, say transportation researchers, is that people will use them too much. RELATED LINKS GM, rideshare Lyft to launch first self-driving cars in Austin On

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Kevin Borras talks to Cees de Wijs

🕔16:03, 14.May 2016

Kevin Borras interviews Cee De Wijs CEO of Dynniq, abour the rebranded companies vision for a mobility-driven future. Kevin Borras talks to Cee de Wijs CEO of Dynniq

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This is what the streets of London look like to a driverless car

This is what the streets of London look like to a driverless car

🕔13:23, 4.May 2016

Mapping company Here has mapped London in preparation for the arrival of autonomous cars — expected to be hitting the capital’s streets as soon as next year. The company used Lidar (Light Detection and Ranging) technology to build the data that

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Amazon and Microsoft look for Big Data Role in Self Driving Cars

Amazon and Microsoft look for Big Data Role in Self Driving Cars

🕔15:49, 1.Apr 2016

Amazon.com and Microsoft are in talks to supply cloud computing to digital mapping business HERE, owned by a group of German carmakers developing self-driving cars, sources familiar with the matter said. Amazon is also considering becoming a shareholder in HERE, two

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Israel Eyes Autonomous Car Development

Israel Eyes Autonomous Car Development

🕔14:23, 22.Mar 2016

The autonomous car is coming to Israel: a steering team that includes representatives from various government ministries began on Sunday to work towards preparing the ground for the arrival of the revolutionary technology in Israel. The Transportation Ministry said the team

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As Long as you Have an Engine Telematics Can’t Take Over

As Long as you Have an Engine Telematics Can’t Take Over

🕔13:36, 18.Mar 2016

India’s largest automotive instrumental cluster maker Pricol has recently gone for a new brand identity to emerge on the global scene. Vikram Mohan, the Managing Director of Pricol Limited, shares with Business Today’s Chanchal Pal Chauhan the strategy to stay

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Driverless Cars Could Stimulate Telecoms Network Investment

Driverless Cars Could Stimulate Telecoms Network Investment

🕔12:03, 17.Mar 2016

Although one always wants the government to lob out loads of money to the electronics industry, in a funny way it’s a relief not to see barmy tech ideas in the budget. Although one always wants the government to lob out

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