Automotive

How IoT and Self-driving Cars will Shape Customer Experience

by Paul Whitelam Today’s rapidly expanding ‘on-demand’ economy centered on online platforms and independent agents is attracting more than 22.4 million consumers annually and $57.6 billion in spending. This enthusiastic adoption is setting new standards for customer experience, and customers […]

Thuraya aligns with startup ELSE to expand satellite services with M2M and IoT communication

Thuraya Telecommunications Company, a mobile satellite service operator and ELSE SA, a Swiss new space startup announced on Wednesday that they have signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) paving the way for a strategic alliance between the two organizations. The agreement will […]

Wisol collaborates with Sequans on new line of LTE for M2M, IoT modules

LTE for IoT chipmaker Sequans Communications S.A. announced this week that manufacturer of wireless connectivity modules Wisol will use Sequans’ Monarch LTE Cat M1/NB1 chip, Calliope LTE Cat 1 chipset, and Colibri LTE Cat 4 chipset to design a new […]

Bosch and Daimler join forces to work on fully automated, driverless system

Bosch and Daimler announced Tuesday that the two companies are joining forces to advance the development of fully automated and driverless driving. The two companies have entered into a development agreement to bring fully automated (SAE Level 4) and driverless […]

Fujitsu aligns with VMware to offer IoT solutions for the automobile industry

Fujitsu and VMware announced Wednesday an expanded strategic collaboration to bring Internet of Things (IoT) solutions to customers in the automobile industry. Extending Fujitsu and VMware’s collaboration, the Fujitsu OTA Reprograming Solution will be combined with VMware IoT solutions, enabling […]

AeroVironment, eMotorWerks join to deliver smart advanced electric vehicle charging offerings

Both customers and electric utilities across the US are set to gain more options and control over electric vehicle charging through the collaboration of AeroVironment and cloud-connected smart-grid charging company eMotorWerks. By integrating eMotorWerks’ JuiceNet smart-grid EV charging platform into […]

Toyota, NTT collaborate on ICT platform R&D for connected cars to create smart mobility society

Toyota Motor Corp. and Nippon Telegraph and Telephone (NTT) have agreed to collaborate on developing, verifying, and standardizing technology in the connected car field, combining the automotive vehicle-related technologies of Toyota with the information and communication technologies (ICT) of NTT […]

Crystal Group, Intel partner on IoT offering for autonomous vehicle all-weather situations

To meet the growing demand for highly reliable technology on the Internet of Things (IoT), Crystal Group announced on Thursday the development of a rugged server able to withstand extreme temperature variations for commercial autonomous vehicles (AVs). The development of […]

John Deere partners with Kespry to simplify drone integration on construction job sites

John Deere and Kespry announced Tuesday a global alliance through which John Deere Construction & Forestry dealers will provide the Kespry Aerial Intelligence System to their customers on job sites around the world. Starting in North America, the alliance enables […]

Harman launches deep learning offering for automotive map live layer data updates

Harman International announced Monday an initial solution for automakers that addresses the industry-wide problem of stagnant map data for embedded navigation and ADAS (Advanced Driver Assistance Systems) systems. Harman’s new dynamic map layers solution, powered by its compute platform, dynamically […]

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