5th March 2021

EVs First to Reap Benefits of the Software Defined Vehicle

The software defined vehicle is here and proving most of its benefits in the BEV space. That’s the opinion of automotive software specialist Altia’s CEO Mike Juran. Speaking to...


25th February 2021

Polestar 2 Gets Upgraded OTA Features

Polestar has upgraded its over-the-air (OTA) capabilities for Polestar 2 vehicles boosting both maintenance access and customer safety and convenience features. Since December 2020, Polestar 2 owners in all...


23rd February 2021

Digital Transformation Creates Platform to Deliver Sustainable Mobility

The Covid-19 pandemic is causing tectonic plates to slide in the automotive industry, and in indeed in many others. However, it’s not the only factor that is causing a...

By Graham Jarvis


16th February 2021

Consumer Trust Key to In-Car Payments

Consumer adoption of in-vehicle payments (IVP) is accelerating as vehicle owners grow comfortable with contactless payment systems and automakers develop “unlockable” digital upgrades to vehicle systems. Meanwhile, the ecosystem...


11th February 2021

5G Claiming Success in CAV Testing

Vodafone has joined Midlands Future Mobility in the UK, giving a boost to the country’s real-world connect and autonomous mobility (CAM) testbed. As telecoms website explains: “In all,...

By Graham Jarvis


2nd February 2021

Ford Chooses Google as Connected Car Partner

Ford is to let Google handle its V2X data seemingly ending the debate over whether automakers will ring-fence their product and consumer generated information. The automaker has agreed to...


29th January 2021

On-Board Computing Cannot be Replaced by 5G, Says NXP

In vehicle computing power will grow exponentially well in advance of the dreams of sending mission-critical autonomous function data to the cloud. That’s the view of Arnaud Van Den...


25th January 2021

Why Data-Driven Mobility Could be a Power for Good

Motor Insurers’ Bureau (MIB) chief executive Dominic Clayden claims the data-driven world of mobility can be a real power for good. He explained at an Association of British Insurers’...

By Graham Jarvis


21st January 2021

Russian Regulators set Standard for Automotive Bigdata

The package of Russian national standards issued late last year establishes a regulatory framework for collection, storage and use of vehicle and road related data. The scheme named Platform...

By Roman Nazarov

23rd December 2020

Daimler Buddies Up to Boost its Software Capability

Daimler hopes to accelerate its software capabilities by partnering with Indian digital specialist Infosys. The automaker expects the partnership will enable it to deepen focus on software engineering and...


9th December 2020

Blockchain’s Role in BEV Infrastructure

The Mobility Open Blockchain Initiative (MOBI) has launched a global standard for blockchain-based electric vehicle grid integration. This standard that lays out a range of new technical design specifications...

By Andrew Williams


2nd December 2020

Amazon Dives into Vehicle Data with BlackBerry

Digital retail giant Amazon is eyeing up the automotive data market by teaming up with BlackBerry in a bid to develop an ‘intelligent’ vehicle data platform. The security software...