Although we are in the dog days of August, there was still connected car news that was too short to report about Apple, AirBorn, Volvo, Quanergy, and Uber. Apple Sued for Not Stopping Texting on
There were some connected car announcements at the IoT Evolution Expo, from Las Vegas, Nevada. Announcements came fro Spireon, WebNMS, Covisint and AT&T. There were many IoT speakers including Coach Joe Gibbs from the Washington
Harris has released its latest poll results for interest in electric and hybrid cars. The electric car momentum appears to stalled for now with interest from Americans not changing much at all. Price appears the
Lexus announced the specifications of the Lexus GS multimedia system, along with Enform Connect features for 2016. Lexus GS for 2016 models will have a 12.3-inch screens with full-screen map capability when equipped with navigation.
Consumer Watchdog is asking the California Department of Motor Vehicles to amend its Autonomous Vehicle Regulation to require that police investigate any crashes of robot cars being tested on public roads. They also urge the
Garmin announced that its navigation systems will be available in Honda infotainment systems over the next four years. The new Honda Pilot will launch with Garmin navigation. The Garmin system integrates into Honda infotainment consoles
Nissan took a leading role in the European Commission-led project, eVADER, to create a new audible pedestrian alert system that warns pedestrians without causing too much air pollution. Nissan collaborated in the creation of a
Leave it to Portland Oregon, to have the largest installation of commercial electric vehicle chargers at an airport in the United States. Portland International Airport (PDX) now has 42 L1 PowerPost EV charging stations (EVSE).
Forget about gas, the roads in American have bumps and potholes. Wouldn’t it be nice if we could get a jump-start on energy from the bumps in the road? Lei Zuo, an associate professor of
Auto supplier Lear Corporation announced that it has acquired intellectual property and technology from Autonet Mobile. Autonet Mobile’s website shows associations with FCA, GM, AT&T, Maserait, Mercedes-Benz, Mopar Connect and Subaru. AT&T provides 4G LTE
Metromile, provider of pay-per-mile car insurance, surveyed Illinois drivers and found out how drivers decided on insurance and what they want. Metromile also recently added street-sweeping alerts to its service to help drivers avoid street
This week’s automotive connected car news that was too short to report features Qualcomm, Apple, Mobile Devices Igenierie, miRoamer, Toyota, Verizon Telematics and SirusXM. Qualcomm Buys CSR Qualcomm announced that its it has completed its