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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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GM and IBM partner to create Onstar Go, a cognitive mobility platform


Published: 27 October 2016 General Motors and IBM announced a partnership to bring the power of OnStar and IBM Watson together to create OnStar Go, the auto industry’s first cognitive mobility platform. Starting in early 2017, OnStar is expected to give millions of GM drivers the ability to connect and …

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Anker launches dash-mounted HUD- Roav with navigation and voice calling


Anker-the portable charger manufacturing company, is coming up with a dash-mounted HUD device called Roav. As per Anker’s Go Roav website, the device will feature navigation and call facilities. The website doesn’t have much information about the device yet, but going by the company’s past trends, it is highly likely …

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Nuance launches improvised embedded dictation technology for cars


Published: 5 October 2016 The Dragon Drive Connected car framework by Nuance Communications Inc. will now have an embedded dictation technology. This allows the reading of text messages, notes etc. in the car even without a data or cloud connection. This would ensure uninterrupted connectivity for the driver anytime, anywhere, …

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Renault Nissan & Microsoft to jointly deliver next-gen connected car technologies


Published: September 27, 2016 | Paris  The Renault-Nissan Alliance and Microsoft Corp. have signed a global, multiyear agreement to partner on next-generation technologies to advance connected driving experiences worldwide. The companies will work together to develop next-generation connected services for cars powered by Microsoft Azure, one of the company’s intelligent …

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Volkswagen & Israeli group form cyber security firm, CYMOTIVE


Published: September 20, 2016 Volkswagen with three leading Israeli experts and their team is jointly establishing an automotive cyber security company. The newly founded CYMOTIVE Technologies led by Yuval Diskin, Tsafrir Kats and Dr Tamir Bechor will develop advanced cyber security solutions for next generation connected carsVolkswagen and mobile services. The …

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Nvidia promotes artificial intelligence with new deep learning processors


Published: September 15, 2016 | China Nvidia has recently unveiled the latest additions to its Pascal™ architecture-based deep learning platform, with new NVIDIA® Tesla® P4 and P40 GPU accelerators and new software that deliver massive leaps in efficiency and speed to accelerate inferencing production workloads for artificial intelligence services. Modern …

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Zenrin & Abalta to jointly develop connected car solutions


Published: 13 September 2016  Zenrin Company Ltd, is making a substantial investment in the US-based supplier of connected vehicle solutions, Abalta Technologies. The new relationship, which takes full advantage of both companies’ strong market positions and product portfolios, will allow Abalta to continue to deliver significant growth while operating independently. Zenrin’s …

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Ford collaborates with ‘Techstars Mobility’ startups- Spatial, HAAS Alert and Cargo

Techstars Mobility

Published: 12 September 2016 Imagine an in-vehicle navigation system that uses human-driven, social media data such as most-photographed areas and food truck locations to build an interactive map. Or a world where advanced notifications warn drivers of approaching emergency vehicles. Or one in which ride-share vehicles double as convenience stores, …

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SureDrive by LoJack, based on CalAmp telematics cloud service


Published: 12 September 2016 SureDrive is a mobile application designed to bring connected car services to consumers, including advanced safety and security technologies. Leveraging CalAmp’s Telematics Cloud service, SureDrive more tightly integrates the vehicle with the consumer’s connected life. When combined with LoJack Stolen Vehicle Recovery System, SureDrive also helps …

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