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LeasePlan and Uber to expand their current cooperation in Portugal, France and the Netherlands to a pan-European level

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LeasePlan, a multinational fleet management and driver mobility company and Uber, a leading ridesharing company, will expand their current cooperation in Portugal, France and the Netherlands to a pan-European level. The companies have signed a Memorandum of Understanding stating that LeasePlan will make available a full operational leasing solution to …

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World’s first driverless shuttle service starts in France

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Published: September 05, 2016 | Lyon, France The eastern French city of Lyon has become the world’s first city to introduce driverless shuttles for public transport. The driverless minibuses manufactured by the French firm Navya after a year long experiment to use the vehicle as a mode of daily transport by local …

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France bans the use of car sharing apps

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Published: July 12, 2014 | France France is to ban car-share start-ups from using mobile phone apps to attract fares in an attempt to resolve a dispute between taxi drivers and companies like US-based Uber, which they claim are threatening their livelihoods. After months off strikes and protests by taxi …

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Telmap’s M8 surpasses 1m user base

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UK: Telmap has that its app M8 has reached 1 million user base all across United Kingdom, Spain, Germany and South Africa. The company has also announced the launch of M8, its free iOS and Android apps in France. The navigation and local search app includes local content such as …

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TomTom unveils v1.11 navigation app for iPhone and iPad

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USA: TomTom has introduced a new version (v1.11) of its navigation app for iPhone and iPad. Customers with an older version of the app can download it for free. They’ll then be able to navigate to addresses found on the internet, search with foursquare, and get the very latest TomTom …

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HP to deliver telematics services to Renault

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Paris: HP has announced that Renault has chosen an HP Utility Services solution to support the development of innovative new telematics services for its electric cars. Renault selected HP Enterprise Cloud Services – Utility Services to host its European IT infrastructure and manage its technical applications, delivering just the right computing capacity …

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