There are several announcements surrounding audio products and mapping integration in we missed. Here is a roundup of the latest announcements from AUPEO!, iBiquity, HARMAN, INRIX, Magellan, Ford SYNC 3, TomTom, Cinemo & AT&T. AUPEO!
ChargePoint released the top EV-charging friendly cities in the United States. The San Francisco Bay Area (including San Francisco, Oakland and San Jose) led the pack, followed by Los Angeles, Seattle, San Diego and Honolulu.
New research from the University of Michigan Transportation Research Institute show a decline in the average mpg for new vehicles sales and that driverless cars in the future may cause more trips. Average fuel economy
Automotive industry group, the GENIVI Alliance, announced that Renault and Nissan will launch a new joint program to deliver a In-vehicle Infotainment IVI system based on software GENIVI software for low-to-mid and high-class Renault and
ITU announced it has published a ‘whitelist’ of smartphones that are compatible with Bluetooth-enabled hands-free telephone systems in vehicles. The list is designed to help consumers and automakers to determine which mobile phones are optimized
MirrorLink is gaining momentum with car makers and smartphone makers. The Car Connectivity Consortium announced that the new Samsung Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge and HTC One (M9) are enabled to work with MirrorLink in
Hyundai Blue Link for smartwatches is now available from the Google Play and Android Wear. An Apple Watch app will follow. The app connects to the driver’s smartphone via Bluetooth to lock, start or find
There are many new announcements from the Geneva Motor Show. Announcements included a new multi-modal Ford Focus RS, OnStar for Opel vehicles, Nissan autonomous driving by 2020, Audi Q7 e-tron special tech specs, new HARMAN infotainment
NXP is becoming the world leader in semi conductors for automobiles through a merger with Freescale and participating in Mobile World Congress. NXP Semiconductors will merge with Freescale Semiconductor in a transaction which values the
As are readers are all too well aware, especially iPhone owners, Bluetooth and voice commands are important connected car features. When the features don’t work, car owners are very unhappy. J.D. Power’s latest Vehicle Dependability
For develops who want to develop parking apps, Anagog, real-time parking SDK adoption is growing quickly. Anagog’s CrowdPark uses the mobile’ device’s native sensors to anticipate soon-to-be empty parking spots and provide a map of
There are several new IoT tech announcements, new processors with security from NXP and Freescale. ARM announced an IoT kit with Bluemix IBM. Redbend announced Redbend 10 with Over-the-Air updates for the automotive market. NXP