In connected car news this week were Toyota, Ford F-150, Moibleye, Swift Navigation, Mentor, Azure, Daimler, GRIMM, Check Point and ALG. Double Connections for Toyota Connected Just a year after its launch, Toyota Connected is
The Toyota Sienna is on the best top sellers in the minivan segment for two years. To keep the sales momentum going, Toyota has upgraded the 2018 Sienna minvan with new tech features. It is
The first US edition of AutoSens (22-25 May 2017) will be in Detroit. It’s the world’s premier vehicle perception technical meeting. If you are planning on attending, don’t wait until the last minute, the price
Distracted driving is a serious problem. All through Distracted Driving Awareness Month, we saw staggering data and a few suggestions. Farmers Insurance announced the distracted driving monitoring app Signal, Life360 added distractive driving monitoring to
In case, you don’t know how to use or define words in the connected car/self driving lexicon, the Consumer Technology Association (CTA) announced words and definitions, developed by the the Self-Driving Vehicles Working Group –
Soon transportation companies will be required to follow the Electronic Logging Device (ELD) mandate to meet the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration’s (FMCSA’s) December 18, 2017 deadline. With this in mind, Verizon Telematics announced the
One of the first makers of ODB port devices with accompanying apps, Automatic has been acquired by SiriusXM. Automatic Labs Inc. (Automatic), is a San Francisco-based provider of connected vehicle services for consumers and enterprises.
On Tuesday in a public hearing in Sacramento, automakers and tech companies met with opposition from consumer groups. Automakers found the proposed rules to be “to far” because the rules state the permit holders must
At the end of each month several sources report on car sales. We also have reports of what are the most popular models that are viewed online and also what brands and models are selling.
A National Safety Council review of motor vehicle crash reports from across the United States found no state fully captures critical data needed to address and understand the rise in roadway fatalities. Crash reports from
Fiat Chyrsler/ FCA reported tath Waymo will add 500 Chrysler Pacifica Hybrid minivans to expand its self-driving program. FCA previously delivered 100 minivans, modified for self-driving, to Waymo during the second half of 2016. Production
If you are a Hyundai Blue Link user, please update your software immediately. There was a vulnerability in the software that could be hacked. The Hyundai Blue Link remote app that was launched in December