Kia Motors announced its safety and self-driving road map it calls ‘DRIVE WISE.’ It plans to manufacturer partially-autonomous cars by 2020, and its first fully-autonomous vehicle to market by 2030. It will also introduce a
CES this year is packed with more automotive connected car announcements than ever before. Receptions and media events start before the CES exhibit area opens on January 6. Some automakers that were exhibiting, last year,
Toyota’s Highway Teammate autonomous car is being tested in the hopes that the company will have a self-driving car around 2020. The company wants humans to enjoy driving or let the their mobility/highway teammate drive
Keeping the 5.9GHz spectrum band free from interference is important to deliver connected car benefits reports a news release from The Association of Global Automakers. The group says that connected cars could revolutionize highway safety
Bluetooth is being used to monitor traffic and display information to drivers in the city of Aarhus, Denmark. Ten digital signs, by ITS Teknik, show driving times, alternative routes and weather conditions on the busiest
INRIX announced a new analytics platform to help users understand data from the connected car for urban planning, retail site selection and advertising measurement. INRIX systems are built into cars such as BMW and Volkswagen.
There were two important announcements for empowering autos and electric vehicles of the future at the Geneva Motor Show. There may be tires that collect energy to recharge cars and electric cars from Nissan that
There are several announcements from Mobile World Congress 2015 surrounding connected cars. The AT&T Connected Car platform connects to AT&T Digital Life. Visa delivers a new form pizza ordering and payments from cars. Qualcomm offers
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
Volvo Cars, the Swedish Transport Administration and the Norwegian Public Roads Administration are working together to enable cars to share information about conditions that relate to road friction, such as icy patches and hazard lights.
Certification testing and grants are making V2V and V2I connection protocols ready for deployment. The US Department of Transportation and Federal Highway Administration are working with partners to create standards and testing procedures for connected
NXP Semiconductors announced its secure connected car V2X RoadLINK chips will be available for the first time from Delphi RoadLink for Vehicle-to-Vehicle (V2V) and Vehicle-to-Infrastructure (V2I) communication using autograde Wi-Fi (IEEE 802.11p). This would enable