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Siemens Mobility division demos radar-based smart parking solution in Berlin


Published: October 08, 2015 | Munich, Germany According to a study, every car driver wastes about 100 hours a year on average looking for a parking space and causes one third of traffic in city centers. That costs time, gas and nerves. The Siemens innovation is making targeted use of …

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ITS World Congress: Autoliv introduces Electronic Horizon for connected transportation

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Published: October 07, 2015 | Bordeaux, France Autoliv announced the market introduction of its Electronic Horizon ( not to be confused with Continental’s e-Horizon) module which provides beyond-line-of-sight road context and information to safety and efficiency systems at the 22nd Intelligent Transportation Systems (ITS) World Congress being held this week …

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Valeo takes its ‘autonomous’ demo vehicle to the Bordeaux A360 highway


Published: October 07, 2015 | Bordeaux, France Valeo is presenting its autonomous vehicle for the first time in France, at the Intelligent Transport Systems World Congress in Bordeaux. Valeo offers motorists the opportunity to experience highly automated driving in real traffic conditions on Bordeaux’s A630 highway, on board its Valeo …

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360 miles driverless: PSA prototype runs autonomous from Paris to Bordeaux


Published: October 06, 2015 | Bordeaux, France The journey made by our prototype today proves that autonomous vehicles are no longer of matter of science fiction. This ushers in a new era for mobility, which I find truly exciting. Carlos Tavares, Chairman of the Managing Board of PSA Peugeot Citroën …

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Daimler’s Board Member drives the partially automated Mercedes Benz Actros with Highway Pilot System


Published: October 05, 2015 | Stuttgart, Germany Mercedes-Benz Actros with Highway Pilot is the first series-production truck to drive on a partially automated basis on the motorway. The vehicle is approved according to automation level 2 (partially automated driving). The Highway Pilot does not replace the driver, but supports and …

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Mediamobile works with Volvo Car Finland to reduce animal-vehicle hazard


Published: October 02, 2015 | Helsinki, Finland Mediamobile has developed a new, active elk warning system in the North Karelia region as part of its V-Traffic service. The system, based on real-time and statistical data, warns road users of the risk of animal-vehicle collision ahead. Extensively tested in a joint …

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Drive Me: Volvo collaborates with Autoliv for large scale autonomous driving project


Published: October 02, 2015 | Gothenburg, Sweden Volvo Cars and Autoliv, the automotive safety technology company have agreed to work together on the ground-breaking Drive Me project, the world’s first large-scale autonomous driving (AD) initiative. The two companies will work together to share research and development into the latest safety …

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Urgent.ly raises $7M round funding led by Verizon, Forte and Allianz ventures


Published: October 01, 2015| McLean, VA In recognition of its success in reinventing the $10 billion roadside assistance market, Urgent.ly has raised $7 million in Series A funding from Allianz Digital Corporate Ventures, Verizon Ventures, and Forté Ventures.  Urgent.ly will use this major infusion of capital to rapidly scale the …

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STMicroelectronics introduces Telemaco family of telematics-grade processors


Published: October 01, 2015 | Geneva, Switzerland STMicroelectronics has introduced a new family of application-specific processors for automotive telematics and connectivity applications. Called Telemaco2, the new family offers a set of automotive-grade, Linux-programmable microcontrollers that are dedicated to in-car systems that enhance safety, comfort, and fuel efficiency. Telemaco2-powered solutions address …

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Ford to leverage on space communication standards to drive advancements in connected cars


Published: October 01, 2015 | Moscow, Russia Ford Motor Company and St. Petersburg State Polytechnic University developed a data communications system prototype of high reliability for the advancement of connected cars of the future. A team of scientists applied the same mult-ichannel connectivity principles used to operate a robot moving on …

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