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HARMAN introduces advanced navigation solution with live data fusion and smart in-car audio solutions

Published: March 03,2016| Geneva HARMAN International Industries recently announced the European launch of its navigation solution, which will integrate route guidance instructions with connected safety information. With machine learning capability, it will create dynamic map layers on top of standard supplier-based maps to deliver the personalized and accurate route guidance experience. Using on-board map …

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Volvo cars to feature live media streaming from Spotify across the globe

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Published: February 23, 2016|MWC 2016, Barcelona Volvo Cars has committed to integrate Spotify music streaming service globally in its new cars, starting with the new Volvo XC90, S90 and V90 this spring. Accessing Spotify will require a Premium subscription. A 30-day free trial period will be available for those new …

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RoadEyes launches recSMART-a social connected dashcam

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Published: February 23,2016| MWC 2016, Barcelona RoadEyes unveiled recSMART, its prototype of the world’s first connected and social dashcam(an on-the-dash-camera) at the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona. Developing this further, RoadEyes simultaneously launches recSMART on crowdfunding platform Kickstarter to raise funds and build a community of connected drivers through its …

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Bosch unveils 3D maps based on navigation data standard that work without Internet even

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Published: February 24, 2016 | Stuttgart Bosch is integrating satellite imagery into its navigation data standard (NDS) to make the map display on built-in navigation systems even more engaging and relevant. This is made possible by Bosch’s advanced navigation software, which takes data compliant with the new Navigation Data Standard …

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Visa helps securing in-car payments for Honda users

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Published: February 23, 2016|MWC 2016, Barcelona At MWC 2016, Visa demonstrated car-based commerce when it showcased how in-car payments could simplify ordering food at a quick service restaurant. Over the last year, Visa has continued to test and evolve in-car payments, including showing how to simplify the process of leasing …

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Ford unveils new Kuga, confirms SYNC 3, FordPass and expands smart mobility

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Published: February 22,2016|MWC 2016, Barcelona Ford CEO Mark Fields today unveils the new Kuga SUV which will come with Ford’sSYNC 3 connectivity.  Ford’s engineering investment in semi-autonomous vehicle technologies will also triple as the company continues to expand its Ford Smart Mobility plan. FordPass will debuts this year in Europe. New partners for FordPass include …

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Voxx smart antenna to address the infotainment and communication services

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Published: February 18,2016| Hauppauge  VOXX International Corporation announced the availability of a smart antenna from its wholly-owned subsidiary, Hirschmann Car Communication GmbH, which offers technology that intelligently combines a transceiver, tuner and antenna in a single unit. The smart antenna fulfills the requirements of new system architectures, linking a range of …

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Rand McNally introduces a dashboard tablet OverDryve

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Published: February 14,2016| Chicago At a recent Chicago Auto Show, Rand McNally launched OverDryve- a dashboard tablet that provides a combination of entertainment, information, navigation, and safety features. It makes an ordinary drive more engaging, enjoyable and safe – all for less than $400. Designed with drivers in mind, OverDryve™ provides  access …

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Smartwitness teams up with Corcra to offer integrated telematics and camera technology solution for fleets

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Published: February 12,2016 SmartWitness, vehicle CCTV designer firm, and fleet management firm Corcra have teamed up to provide what they believe is an ‘industry leading’ integrated telematics and camera technology product. Corcra have integrated Smartwitness’ new forward facing KP1 camera system into their platform to offer a ‘unique solution’ for fleet managers. The new …

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Tesla updates ‘Summon’ autopilot app after consumer reports raises security issues

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Published: February 11,2016 Early this year, Tesla 7.1 software introduced an array of new Autopilot features to further enhance the convenience and safety of the driving experience. While many of these features move the ball forward toward a safer autonomous future, none is more significant than the remote parking technology …

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