Continental and the Belgian automotive service group D’leteren have formed a joint venture to develop and implement various car-sharing services called OTA keys. The virtual car keys use wireless smartphones for company fleets, car sharing
INRIX is working with Samsung for driving-related apps and services for the new Samsung Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge smartphones. INRIX real-time traffic and travel time provides data for several apps and services designed to
HERE, a mapping navigation app with offline maps, navigation and search, is now available to download for free from the App Store for iOS 7 and iPhone 4S-5/5c/5S-6/6+. Features of HERE includes maps for 150
Nissan is working to power EVs longer distances and to sell more EVs by helping to create more chargers in Northern California and Georgia. Nissan will install rapid chargers on routes in Northern California as
Mobileye, maker of camera-based Advanced Driver Assistance Systems (ADAS) for automotive industry, introduced its 4th generation system-on-chip, the EyeQ4. Investors are closely watching Mobileye to see if it will head the driverless autonomous car supplier
Summit Tech will demo the first Voice over LTE (VoLTE)/Rich Communication Services (RCS)-capable Connected Car in collaboration with Alcatel-Lucent at Mobile World Congress 2015. The best part of it is that when connected to Jack
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
RealVNC, maker of VNC remote access technology and MirrorLink supplier is showing telematics infrastructure for cars at Mobile World Congress. RealVNC will be demonstrating its telematics infrastructure that allows drivers to connect to cloud based
Continental, HERE and IBM collaborated on eHorizon with real-time digital maps using the IBM connected car cloud that is available for automakers to offer real-time maps and traffic updates safety, engine and navigation. eHorizon digital
A report written by the staff of Senator Edward J. Markey notes that new connected car technologies with wireless access could be open to hacking or unauthorized use of data for commercial purposes. Because cars
Ford European Research & Innovation Center, Aachen, Germany, and the Technology and Innovation Management Institute of RWTH Aachen University will launch the Personal Mobility Experience Innovation project, this month as part of Ford Smart Mobility.