AUDI AG, BMW Group, Daimler AG, Ericsson, Huawei, Intel, Nokia and Qualcomm Incorporated announced the formation of the “5G Automotive Association.” The association will develop, test and promote communications solutions, support standardization and accelerate commercial
New mobility has a way to go before full adoption, according to a new study with only 14% saying they use ridesharing services. Fewer than one-third of respondents feel that alternative mobility solutions are practical
WEX Inc. reminds drivers that WEX Connect (Android, iPhone, iPad) is available as a resource during the gas shortage caused by broken pipeline in Alabama. The broken pipeline runs from Houston to New York and
The 18 Mayors’ Challenge Pedestrian and Bicycle Awards at the 2016 Safer People, Safer Streets Summit were announced in Washington D.C. one of the winning cities. Other winning cities include Miami, Myrtle Beach, Los Angeles,
A new study from Juniper Research has found that new in-vehicle infotainment services such as Apple CarPlay and Android Auto will generate large amounts of new cellular M2M data traffic. Over the next five years,
As new car buyers say audio brands are influencing their opinions of vehicles, Ford and HARMAN are teaming up to revolutionize in-vehicle experiences through the introduction of all-new B&O PLAY audio systems in Ford vehicles
Robotic technologies for air, sea and roads, for factories, hospitals and homes will have tailored lab space in the University of Michigan’s planned Robotics Laboratory. One floor will be occupied and funded by Ford. The
Consumer Watchdog called on President Obama to put a hold expected autonomous vehicle policies due to “an inappropriate and possibly unethical relationship between Google and key members of your administration involved in developing autonomous vehicle
Mouser Electronics is teaming up with Local Motors and celebrity engineer Grant Imahara to build a vehicle cockpit for 3D-printed autonomous vehicles. The concept’s winning design includes a rear-mounted drone for a bird’s eye view.
Studies show that when cars become autonomous, occupants may experience motion sickness. Motion sickness is already a problem for many passengers – and when we all become passengers, it seems inevitable that it’ll get worse.
Ford is working with major cities – starting with San Francisco – to help solve congestion and move people more easily through shuttles, bicycles and mobility apps. The company will acquire Chariot, a San Francisco-based
FCA announced that its connected vehicle platform now uses 4G LTE technology. All-new fourth-generation Uconnect 8.4 and 8.4 NAV systems will feature 4G LTE network connectivity. Recently, FCA announced that the latest new displays allow