2nd May 2023

Integrating Digital Payments into Vehicles

The next major step for connected cars is about integrating payments. By essentially making the car a payments platform, people – both drivers and their passengers – will have...

By Graham Jarvis


17th January 2023

Weekly Brief: Europe New Hub for Rare Earth but Not Yet

Swedish mining company LKAB stumbled across a deposit of rare earth elements that could reshape the manufacturing of electric vehicles in Europe and the United States. LKAB discovered the...

Commentary By Andrew Tolve


30th November 2022

Ford Builds on Wejo UBI Partnership with US Roll-Out

Smart mobility software provider Wejo is expanding its UBI tie-up with Ford into the US market. The UK company is building on its successful European launch with Ford in...


8th October 2020

Jury Still Out on Automaker Data Deals

Automakers worldwide are beginning to understand the data they collect from car owners is a valuable resource. As vehicles continue to their evolution towards software and application driven machines,...


9th January 2018

Winning the race for consumer confidence and data

The opportunities to make use of the huge data sets generated by connected and autonomous cars was a central theme at the 2018 Consumer Telematics Conference that brought together...


4th September 2015

Insurance Telematics USA 2015 Day II: Rummaging through the keys to UBI success

Big data – and what to do with it – were top of mind on day two of the conference. How much data is enough? How good does it...


22nd June 2015

Video: Real-time postcode insurance risk analysis from Wejo


28th May 2015

New insurance app draws on huge user database

This unique partnership one of the biggest real-world trials of smart phone telematics and is hoped will provide unprecedented levels of driver data, opening up the possibility of lasting...


6th May 2015

Mobile app providers wake up to eCall challenge

Pearson said the Cheshire-based app provider is deep into negotiations with several car manufacturers, talks that gain even more importance since the European Parliament’s ruling to make eCall compulsory...