Data & Analytics

10th March 2020

Can Voice Assistants Open On-Board Revenue Flood Gates?

Nomi is reputed to be one of the world’s most adorable in-vehicle virtual assistant. Whether you think that’s a good thing depends to a great extent on where you...

By Susan Kuchinskas


6th March 2020

BlackBerry’s Pitch for Driverless Dominance

The technological world is littered with companies that once sold ‘The Hot New Thing’. When technology and trends moved on, though, these businesses were left behind. One such company...

By Eric Volkman


2nd March 2020

Automakers Eye Up Control of the OS

Software now controls almost everything on a modern vehicle. From obvious functions like the infotainment system, to less obvious things such as brakes and then to the mundane, such...


18th February 2020

On-Road Belarus AV Tests Bring Closer Links With China

To most people in the western world, Belarus is just a speck on the map somewhere between Dublin and Tokyo. To technology experts, it is a small, albeit booming,...

By Roma Nazarov


14th February 2020

Ford Tells Boris ‘Put BEV Money Where Mouth Is’

Ford has made it clear that the UK government will have to help automakers meet Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s brought-forward ICE ban for new vehicles. Fittingly during the European...


13th February 2020

Russian Wake-Up Call From Winter AV Trials

Global warming is doing its job on Moscow: in mid-December, there is very little frost or snow. Yet, it’s a high latitude winter with long nights and darkness that...

By Roma Nazarov


11th February 2020

Autonomy Could Turn the Cabin Into a Marketplace

There has been a huge rise of in-car payments over the past half-decade. It’s now a $230Bn opportunity with 73% of American commuters connecting to the internet in some...


27th January 2020

Russian Gets Ready to Choose its Tech for V2X

In 2019, telematics manufacturer Fort Telecom had presented what it believes is the first locally engineered and produced road-side V2X unit. The device complies with the DSRC/ITS-G5 specification. It...

By Roma Nazarov


24th January 2020

Automakers Could Steer Fintech’s Role in the Connected Car

Today most people buy a car, pay for road tax and insurance, fill it up and then use their vehicle. Mobility providers, governments and other players see this model...

By Graham Jarvis


23rd January 2020

Planning a Future Without Road Signs

During the last few years, a significant level of innovation has led to improvements in vehicle connectivity and the real possibility of “naked” highways, a term referring to the...


15th January 2020

Virtual Ruts May Speed Up Driverless Adoption

It could be pointed out that a skilled carpenter can sharpen a pencil with an axe. Luckily, you don’t have to perform the same feat because pencil sharpener is...

By Roma Nazarov


14th January 2020

Biometric Security Could Stop Illegal Taxi Drivers

Several months have passed since the authorities had a go at regulating working hours of cab drivers, and ride-hailing still remains a safety issue. According to latest figures, 70%...

By Roma Nazarov