Automotive

New Honeywell self-diagnosing sensors enhance performance, safety of aircraft systems

Honeywell announced Tuesday a new series of self-diagnosing sensors designed to improve the performance of aircraft systems and reduce maintenance costs associated with false readings. Honeywell, provider of aerospace sensors as well as propulsion engines, cockpit and cabin electronics, wireless […]

Arrow Electronics enters into global agreement with Bosch Sensortec to meet IoT connectivity

Arrow Electronics signed on Wednesday a global distribution agreement with Bosch Sensortec to supply Bosch Sensortec products. Arrow offers an extensive range of IoT solutions, from component level through to complete secure, end-to-end deployable services. Bosch is a supplier of […]

Positioning Universal, Sequans join to provide LTE for IoT GPS tracker devices for automotive applications

Sequans Communications and Positioning Universal (PUI), IoT device maker and platform company, announced Tuesday a partnership to bring new IoT and GPS tracking devices to market, the first of which is an automotive tracker, now available for customers using US […]

Helium tackles the connectivity problem in IoT; eases deployment, management and scaling of networks

Helium launched Wednesday of its latest product suite, a comprehensive low-power, long-range solution for IoT devices. The new offering streamlines the ability to prototype, deploy and scale a long-range wireless network that connects thousands of end devices, giving companies a simple way […]

Octo Telematics announces IoT insurance platform that allows for flexibility in the selection of sensors, analysis, output of data

Octo Telematics launched this week its Next Generation Platform (NGP), a business and technology investment of more than $40 million. The platform provides open access and seamless integration of any Application Platform Interface (API), as well as a fully-modular insurance […]

Microsemi releases engineering samples for its low power, cost-optimized mid-range PolarFire FPGAs

Microsemi Corp. announced Thursday its PolarFire field programmable gate array (FPGA) engineering samples (ES) are available for ordering. The PolarFire FPGA family provides the lowest power, cost-optimized mid-range devices spanning from 100K logic elements (LEs) to 500K LEs. Its PolarFire Evaluation Kit, […]

New Marvell 88W8987xA line provides Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 5, 802.11p combo offerings for vehicle-to-everything, in-vehicle infotainment

Marvell announced this week 88W8987xA, its automotive-grade system-on-chip (SoC) to integrate the latest Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, and vehicle-to-vehicle (V2V) and vehicle-to-infrastructure (V2I) capabilities. This wireless combo chip delivers high performance in-car Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 5 and 802.11p. The Marvell 88W8987xA line of automotive […]

IBM partners with BMW CarData; improves analytics emerging from connected car technology

IBM announced Wednesday that it is a pilot partner of BMW CarData. Recently released, BMW CarData will allow up to 8.5 million BMW customers globally to make use of third party services in a secure and transparent way. As a […]

Telit pushes next generation connected car technology with AT&T certification of LTE-advanced automotive-grade module

Telit announced Tuesday that the LE920A4-NALTE Cat 4 module has received AT&T certification for use on the carrier’s North American LTE wireless networks. The smart module delivers voice-over-LTE (VoLTE) and 150 Mbps Cat 4 automotive-grade performance. With advanced security features, the LE920A4 delivers OEMs […]

Nuance Dragon Drive enhances multi-passenger Automotive Assistant with AI and interoperability

Nuance Communications Inc. announced this week that its Dragon Drive artificial intelligence (AI) platform for the connected car now features expanded conversational and cognitive capabilities for its Automotive Assistant to provide everyone in the car – drivers and passengers – with the ability […]

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