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Navigating through the Telematics Ecosystem Quagmire


Author: Sirish Batchu, Mahindra & Mahindra Ltd. It has been exactly a year since my last interview on the Connected Vehicles in “Smart Automotive” in Sept’2015 where I had spoken about the challenges towards the mass adoption of the connected vehicles solutions and also my personal view on the subject …

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OEM connected car solutions: questions of creation and monetization


Author: Alexander Dimchenko, Managing Director, Bright Box Today the connected car is becoming a commodity. Through surveys of drivers, and competitive intelligence, auto manufacturers have realized that their market rivals have already achieved some success in this field, and consumers now require connected car solutions. And the main question for …

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Connected vehicles and the Internet of Things that really matter


The Internet of Things (IoT) has come to automotive. Having started with infotainment it has evolved to fusing sensor, positioning, cellular and short-range communications within exciting new V2X architectures that will enhance the driving experience and safety and accelerate the development of autonomous vehicles. At a basic level V2X, vehicles …

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Vehicle sourced data services for the auto industry from Here


Published: 28 September 2016 HERE has announced next generation vehicle-sourced data services for the auto industry. It outlined how its Open Location Platform intends to harness real-time data generated by the on-board sensors of connected vehicles to create a live depiction of the road environment. Drivers will be able to access this …

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NHTSA issuing guidelines for self driving vehicles


Published: 28 September 2016 Last week, U.S. Department of Transportation press release mentioned that it is issuing Federal policy for automated vehicles, laying a path for the safe testing and deployment of new auto technologies that have enormous potential for improving safety and mobility for Americans on the road. “Automated …

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BMW: Driving into the automotive future with ADAS

Frank Schloeder- Acting President at BMW India

Published: August 20, 2016 A futuristic technology surprises and pleases at the same time. The innovative camera and radar-based Driver Assistance offers comfort and safety enhancing functions and is designed to reduce driving stress. The prospect of autonomous, driverless cars continue to dominate the interest in the automobile industry while …

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Innovation and technology are driving the future of personal mobility

Erica Klampfl

Published: August 11, 2016  One way Ford is embracing the spirit of collaboration is Techstars Mobility, driven by Detroit. Ford is one six major corporations backing the mentorship-driven accelerator program, which will foster emerging transportation startups that are working on innovative mobility solutions. Since the introduction of the automobile more …

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The future of motor insurance: How car connectivity and ADAS are impacting the market


Published: August 10, 2016 For automakers, being able to offer data-driven insurance at the point of sale will enable them to broaden their portfolios of financial services and reposition themselves along the insurance value chain. For the automotive industry, relatively little has changed over the past three decades – until …

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Get your car insured with ADAS

Sanjay Gupta_NXP

ADAS is emerging as the added advantage for drivers which does not only assist them, but also eliminate errors, including blind-spot and lane-departure warning systems, automatic emergency braking, lane-change assistance, drowsiness alerts, and bird’s-eye displays. Sanjay Gupta Sr. Director & India Country Manager NXP Semiconductors   Accidents on roads – …

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Functionality of UBI business model: PTOLEMUS


Thomas Hallauer, research director and Justin Hamilton, Business Analyst at PTOLEMUS consulting group, analyses the impact of the recent announcements on the insurance sector. In the process he shares some insights and results from the new Connected Mobility Global Forecast which details the 14 markets exploding thanks to telematics technology. …

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