Connectivity

15th May 2019

Russia Torn Between East And West in Auto Connectivity

The majority of Russian first responders were connected to fleet telematic solutions in the past ten years thus reducing response time by up to 50% from the pre-connectivity era....

By Roma Nazarov

0

8th May 2019

Blockchain Seen As Key to Realizing Connected Car Revenues

Blockchain technology is often lauded as being able offer improved security, transparency, and speed of transactions between data sets. Proponents of the technology, where a shared database exists on...

0

1st May 2019

5G Could Be Too Busy For Mission Critical Auto Roles

It’s an article of faith for many involved in the assisted/autonomous driving space that 5G wireless technology is mission critical. Like any technology, though, it isn’t perfect; there are...

By Eric Volkman

0

29th April 2019

JLR Offers Customers Cryptocurrency Earnings

Jaguar Land Rover is testing an in-car payment system that could earn its customers bonus incentives with cryptocurrency. Its ‘Smart Wallet’ system claims to allow JLR owners earn credits...

0

26th April 2019

Visa Gets Sirius About In-Car Payments

Even the most casual observer of the connected car space realizes that fully featured in-car payment technology isn’t an if, it’s a when. What’s more a question is, what...

By Eric Volkman

0

23rd April 2019

5G Extracts More V2X Revenue From Consumers Than DSRC

Top spot as the future dominant technology in the connected car world is still uncertain as dedicated short-range communications (DSRC) and 5G LTE wireless slug it out. Yet, as...

0

UK’s 4G Infrastructure Slammed By Automakers
9th April 2019

UK’s 4G Infrastructure Slammed By Automakers

An automakers’ representative body has condemned shortfalls in the UK’s existing 4G infrastructure at a time when the telecoms industry is planning 5G automotive capabilities. The Society for Motor...

0

VW Joins Open-Source Connected Vehicle Software Project
9th April 2019

VW Joins Open-Source Connected Vehicle Software Project

A project developing a Linux-based open-source platform for connected vehicle software has been boosted by the addition of Volkswagen to its membership base. The automaker has joined Automotive Grade Linux...

0

2nd April 2019

Nissan’s Connected Car Ecosystem ‘Will Keep Data Safe’

Consumers have been promised total control over their driving data in Nissan’s connectivity strategy. That’s the promise being made by Garth Dunsmore Nissan Europe director of electric vehicles and...

0

1st April 2019

5G Lobby Group Bringing Automotive and Telecom Together

At a gathering of the 5G Automotive Association, analyst Steve Bell caught up with Nokia’s Thierry Klein to discuss industry changes around 5G new radio, C-V2X over LTE and...

0

27th March 2019

VW Teams With Amazon in Industrial Cloud

Volkswagen is joining the carmakers’ rush into cloud computing in a deal teaming up with digital giant Amazon. Following hard-on-the-heels of a similar announcement by the Renault-Nissan-Mitsubishi Alliance, VW...

0

Porsche, Continental, Telcos, Institute Conclude Edge Connectivity Testing
27th March 2019

Porsche, Continental, Telcos, Institute Conclude Edge Connectivity Testing

Porsche’s IT consulting subsidiary MHP and Continental have concluded testing of edge computing as an enabler of vehicle connectivity. The automotive giants carried out the testing as a joint...

0