20th January 2017

Gazing at the crystal balls of connected cars – Part II

Continued from Part I 3. Legislation and regulation Industry players have got their regulation story straight: guidance, not rules. As was seen in the kerfuffle about the California Department...


14th July 2016

Winning trust of driverless technology could be its biggest road block

As you read this, at least one carmaker must be testing its new sensor-laden self-driving prototype, while many more are seeking government license for public trials or, perhaps, just...


17th June 2016

Are fleet managers ready to embrace UBI?

Many fleets use telematics to keep track of their vehicles but that technology is underutilised when buying insurance. Instead of using telematics to get a discount from UBI providers,...


6th January 2016

Disrupters are digging in for the long haul in automotive

The auto industry has undergone such radical changes in the last ten years. Can't we settle down? Nope. At the 2016 Consumer Telematics Show, held in Las Vegas, experts...


30th October 2015

Plugging the drain of trucking talent with telematics: Part II

If you've missed Part I catch up here>>>> Parallel evolution Unfortunately, the development of autonomous trucks can't simply piggyback off work being done by automotive OEMs and tier 1s...


16th October 2015

Modern technology under modern threats, need modern fleet solutions

Dr. Tina P. Srivastava Strategic Engineering Research Group, MIT A small but growing number of security experts have focused on an emerging threat within the overall automotive security space:...