OpenCar announced its new InsideTrack portal at the Connected Car Expo. It is a collaboration and software development lifecycle (SDLC) management service for developers of infotainment apps. InsideTrack provides automakers, tier 1 suppliers and content
The Cadillacs XT5 is decked out with the latest connectivity and safety. The CUE system has been upgraded to connect to Android Auto and CarPlay with greater safety features. The Cadillac CUE takes takes a
Yesterday, a Google self-driving vehicle was pulled over by the Mountain View Police for driving too slow. Google is trying to turn the episode into a cute dispute to show how safe their vehicles are.
Wake up drivers! Drowsy/sleepy driving is dangerous. Because the loss of driver attention due to fatigue or drowsiness causes accidents, there is a need for driver monitoring systems (DMSs). According to the National Sleep Foundation’s
Google has now enabled Google Maps so that does not require a data, Wi-Fi or Internet connection for turn-by-turn directions or location search. Users can download an area of the world to a phone, and
HARMAN announced it made an open source software contribution to the Open AVB project to help drive the adoption of Ethernet AVB/TSN (Audio Video Bridging/Time Sensitive Networking) in automotive, consumer, pro audio/video and industrial markets.
At the SYNC AppLink Developer Challenge Dublin, Ford Motor Company offered developers a chance to compete in a Ford SYNC, hackathon with €75,000 prize money and the opportunity to develop new apps with Ford. Drive
At a press conference, Toyota Motor Corporation announced it will establish a new company, Toyota Research Institute Inc. (TRI),to research artificial intelligence and robotics. The institute plans on hiring as many as 200 employees. Toyota
Continental announced the results of testing for dynamic electronic horizon (eHorizon) in a series of demo vehicles. With its “dynamic eHorizon”, data is sent to the backend to verified and then sent back to the
Starting with car model year 2018, the U.S. Department of Transportation’s National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) will update its 5-Star Rating System to include automatic emergency braking (AEB) as a recommended safety technology. The
AUTO Connected Car News announces the opening of nominations for the Tech CARS (Technology of Connected Autos Rated Superior) Awards 2015 for connected car services, apps, devices, people, software and events. This year there will
wejo, a sponsor of Telematics West Coast announced , has launched a fleet the smart driving app for fleet use for free. It also recently launched wejo Rewards. wejo Fleet The wejo Fleet smartphone apps gives business