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Israel continues to generate a big piece of the fleet action

The country has been the location of various digital fleet and driverless initiatives over the last couple of years. Antony Savvas looks at a new one that is aiming to make a big splash in the global fleet market, and another that sees a Russian web heavyweight dive into the Israeli driverless scene. (more…)

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Autonomous cars need lifecycle analytics now

Uzi Baruch, general manager of Electronics at OptimalPlus says autonomous vehicles have already arrived and urgently need lifecycle analytics for their safety now and in future. And no, we’re not just talking about prototypes from the likes of Google, Uber, and Tesla. (more…)

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Keysight Technologies, CharIN collaborate to accelerate the Combined Charging System for battery powered electric vehicles

Keysight Technologies, Inc., a technology company that helps enterprises, service providers, and governments accelerate innovation to connect and secure the world, is now a member of the CharIN e.V. association which speeds the advancement of the Combined Charging System (CCS) for battery powered vehicles. (more…)

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Java Card 3.1 designed to boost IoT device security at the network edge

Oracle has released Java Card 3.1, the latest version of the popular and open application platform used to secure some of the world’s most sensitive devices. (more…)

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Magna and Lyft partnership completes Level 5 public road testing

Magna, a mobility technology company and one of the world’s largest automotive suppliers, delivered an update on its multi-year collaboration with Lyft, at the 2019 North American International Auto Show in Detroit. (more…)

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Maximising mobility: movement as a social and economic enabler

Mobility drives more than traffic. It is more than just getting from one point to another. The environment, the economy, people’s health and numerous other facets of day-to-day life are all impacted by the way we travel and the transport we use, says Mark Stileman, thought leadership and bid manager, Ordnance Survey. (more…)

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Automotive and IoT markets help to underpin future location services growth, says Strategy Analytics

Future continued growth in demand for location services will come from the automotive industry, enterprise, Internet-of-Things (IoT), and providers of mobility services, as the importance of location is increasingly recognised by companies operating in these sectors, (more…)

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Taoglas acquires ThinkWireless to grow in trucking, bus, off-road and motorcycle industries

Taoglas, a provider of IoT and automotive antenna and RF solutions, has completed its acquisition of ThinkWireless, Inc., an antenna provider that specialises in the design, development and production of combination antenna systems for the commercial vehicle market. (more…)

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BlackBerry enables carmakers to give drivers the experience they can trust with a secure digital cockpit

BlackBerry Ltd unveiled what it claims is the world’s first digital cockpit solution that empowers automakers to provide the in-car experience drivers want, with the security, safety, and reliability they need. (more…)

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Automotive companies are revving up for another big year at CES

Expect advances in smart and multi-mode mobility as the race towards fully autonomous vehicles hots up, writes Robin Murdoch, managing director of Accenture’s Global Software and Platforms industry practice. (more…)