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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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HERE launches cloud based information services for driver’s personalization


Published: August 02, 2016 | Berlin, Germany Adding more services to its portfolio, HERE has recently introduced three new cloudbased information services that provide drivers pre-departure traffic information, personalized fuel and parking recommendations based on their preferences and habits. HERE Departure Alert and HERE Personal Recommendations join the suite of HERE Automotive Services that seamlessly deliver …

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Rohde & Schwarz unveils its new signal analyzer R&S FSW85


Published: July 27, 2016 | Munich, Germany The R&S FSW85 from Rohde & Schwarz is the company’s latest addition to the family of high-end signal and spectrum analyzers. It is ideal for demanding research and development applications. R&S FSW85 simplifies complex measurement tasks in the fields of automotive radar, 5G and …

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Deutsche Telekom brings internet into BMW ConnectedDrive


Published: July 26, 2016  The Internet is forcing its way powerfully into the car, bringing with it all kinds of data, services and applications. The car is developing into a connected device and becoming an office on wheels. The future of transportation has been redefined by one of the biggest …

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Honda & Softbank are ready to launch robotic technology cars


Published: July 25, 2016 | Tokyo, Japan After successful acquisition of ARM Holdings, Masayoshi Son, founder of Softbank Corporation is now eyeing to invent a technology that can read driver’s emotions.  The company is in talks with automaker Honda to begin a joint research project toward application of the “emotion engine,” an artificial …

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Ford expands its Android Auto services to all 2017 vehicles


Published: July 25, 2016 | Michigan, US All 2017 model-year Ford cars, SUVs, light trucks and electrified vehicles to offer available SYNC® 3 voice-activated communications and entertainment system with popular smartphone integrations In a recent development by Ford Motor Company, it is expanding the SYNC 3 connectivity platform – allowing compatibility of …

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Self-driving bus by Mercedes-Benz completes its first 12 mile trip


Published: July 20, 2016 | Amsterdam Mercedes Benz has taken a step ahead in driverless technology and after working on autonomous cars, the company is now working on introducing the technology in buses manufactured by them. In a recent development, the company’s almost fully autonomous Future Bus successfully completed a 12-mile route in …

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Drivers asking to link insurance premiums with driving behaviour


Published: July 19, 2016 | London, UK Insurers should offer lower premiums to motorists who don’t use their mobiles at the wheel say 60% of respondents with women drivers likely to benefit the most Demonstrating a growing intolerance of mobile phone use at the wheel, a survey of 1314 motor …

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Alibaba & SAIC launch internet-connected car for Chinese mass market


Published: July 7, 2016 | Beijing, China Chinese automaker SAIC Motor and e-commerce giant Alibaba Group have recently launched their first internet-connected car with YunOS operating system and an aim to make vehicles smarter for future. The Shanghai based automaker unveiled the web-enabled car, a Roewe RX5 sports utility vehicle …

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Uber plans to track driver behaviour through app


Published: July 1, 2016  In a bid to stop unprofessional driving habits, Uber has now introduced a way to track driver behaviour. The new update in app is sepcifically for drivers that monitors their speed and other factors. The app functions by capturing GPS data from drivers’ phones to present speed information in …

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