At the 2015 SAE Battelle CyberAuto Challenge automakers announced an added layer of cyber protections by launching an Auto ISAC that will serve as a central hub for intelligence and analysis, providing timely sharing of
The Office of Traffic Safety (OTS) and the California Highway Patrol (CHP) released a new study showing a 39 percent increase in the percentage of California drivers seen using a cell phone while driving. Nearly
Six national organizations are pushing for changes in transportation safety programs in the next reauthorization bill to provide additional funding to states that pass tougher traffic safety laws. AAA, Advocates for Highway and Auto Safety,
Mazda announced the launch of Mazda Mobile Start, a smartphone remote starting app designed for select 2016 Mazda models. Mazda Mobile Start, allows subscribers to control car’s settings through their iPhone or Android smartphone for
Audi has just released the new and improved Audi A4 Saloon and Audi A4 Avant with optional Bang & Olufsen 3D Sound Systems. The Bang & Olufsen 3D Sound System for the Audi A4 includes
Autonet Mobile, Internet telematics and app platform provider for vehicles, announced that Mopar has launched Mopar Connect, powered by Autonet Mobile. Mopar Connect is a telematics service that allows subscribers to control their car from
Google-owned Waze is testing the RideWith app to connect commuters who want to carpool in the Gush Dan region of Israel. The live traffic sharing app, Waze is headquartered in Israel. The limited trial is
Magellan is offering three new systems for automakers Smartphone Box, Magellan Off-Road-Vehicle and CalAmp Android-based mobile data terminal (MDT-7) with Magellan’s professional-grade fleet navigation software. Smartphone Box Easy Upgrades & Connections Magellan’s Smartphone Box brings
Connected cars make peoples lives easier connecting them to their home, life and entertainment. However, although there is a decline in the numbers of cars stolen, connected car thieves can create greater problems for owners.
Before we celebrate the birth of our country, Merritt’s Way, is asking people to “text less,” and “live more,” today, June 3.The organization, Merritt’s Way is dedicated to raising awareness about the dangers of distracted
Chevy is launching a new feature for smartphone owners who want to maintain their cool– Active Phone Cooling. The feature will be available in Chevy vehicles, including the 2016 Impala and Malibu with wireless charging.
Mapping service HERE, will work with Finnish traffic agencies to lead a pilot project where vehicles communicate safety hazards to others on the road, starting in 2016 Safety hazards such as black ice or an