24th May 2023

Renault Targets Lifetime Software Updating for Future Vehicles

Renault is hoping to offer lifetime software updating for its next generation software defined vehicles (SDVs) following its latest partnership with electronics specialist Valeo. The partners are hoping SDV...


8th May 2023

Can V2G Connectivity Boost BEV Uptake?

The V2G business model appears to be something of a chicken-or-egg proposition for providers of the technology. On the one hand, it can defray some of the costs of...

By Siegfried Mortkowitz


7th April 2023

BlackBerry Invests to Boost Automotive AI Capabilities

BlackBerry is hoping to drive forward its AI automotive data capabilities with a strategic investment into Michigan specialist CerebrumX Lab. The BlackBerry IVY Innovation Fund is placing its bets...


6th March 2023

Weekly Brief: Automakers Still Back-Pedaling at Tech Conferences

Mobile World Congress was back in Barcelona last week after a three-year hiatus because of the pandemic. Tech companies and telecom giants returned to the convention to show off...

Commentary By Andrew Tolve


16th February 2023

Industry Voices: Five Ways How Software Will Transform our Relationship With Cars

Opinion piece by Matthias Bauhammer, Global Offering Lead for DXC Robotic Drive How we experience mobility in our cars is changing. Several exciting innovations in automotive software are set...


15th February 2023

Consumer Data Worries Holds Back Connect Car Potential

Nearly a third of US consumers don’t trust automakers to properly manage the vast amount of personal data generated by modern connected cars. That’s the finding of a global...


14th February 2023

EU’s Single European Transport Area Takes Shape

In 2011, the European Commission published a white paper entitled Roadmap to a Single European Transport Area, in which it set out its long-term transport objectives for the EU....

By Siegfried Mortkowitz


1st February 2023

Autotech and Connectivity: A Tale of Two Cities at CES and MWC

This is an exciting time of the year for anyone interested in connectivity and the automotive industry. It is the midpoint between the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las...

By Steve Bell, Chief Analyst, Connectivity at Informa Tech Automotive Group


6th January 2023

BMW Explores Digital Car’s Future at CES

BMW chose the 2023 Consumer Electronics Show to unveil its vision of the future connected car’s digital consumer experience. Its BMW i Vision Dee concept is a futuristic mid-size...


5th January 2023

Harman Debuts Upgraded Driver Monitoring at CES

Harman claims to have created the automotive industry’s closed-loop cabin occupant monitoring system to promote driver and wellbeing. Launch at the 2023 Consumer Electronics Show, Harman’s upgraded Ready Care...


3rd January 2023

Developing Business Strategies for Vehicle Data

Connected and autonomous vehicles (CAVs) will create and use ever increasing volumes of data. There will need to be close consideration of the development of strategies around the data...

By Graham Jarvis


20th December 2022

Connected Car’s Direction Mission Critical or Infotainment?

Over the years automotive vehicles have become increasingly connected, and so connectivity will increasingly underpin the future of the industry. At least that’s the view that was discussed by...

By Graham Jarvis