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Three transportation trends that will define 2019

Iteris, a US company, provides consulting services and IoT products that record and predict traffic and weather conditions. Here are CMO Joe Boissy’s predictions for 2019. (more…)

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Parking and the evolution of connected cars

Jonny Combe, UK CEO of PayByPhone, says that cashless parking technology is surging, but more work lies ahead before parking services can be offered as a built-in function in the connected cars of the future. (more…)

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Engineers say maintenance, repair & ops is where digital twin tech gives most value in product lifecycle

One of the biggest developments in the world of technology over the last few years has been that of digital twins. According to Reboot Online Marketing, a digital twin is a virtual replica of a physical system, process or product. The technology essentially provides a real-time look at how a physical asset is performing. (more…)

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Report breaks down $172.3bn autonomous vehicle market by autonomy level, powertrain, components and tech

A report called “Autonomous Vehicle Market by Autonomy Level (Semi-autonomous [Level 1 to 4] and Fully Autonomous [Level 5], Vehicle Powertrain, Components, and Supporting Tech (5G, AI, Edge Computi;ng, Smart Buildings, and more), Globally and Regionally 2019 – 2024 ” has just been published. (more…)

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OEMs invest in real-time contextual navigation services to catalyse future growth

While original equipment manufacturer (OEM)-embedded navigation is becoming a standard fitting on premium automobile models, the mass-market segment has relied on smartphone interfacing technologies such as Apple CarPlay and Android Auto. (more…)

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TomTom and Elektrobit reveal first HD map horizon for automated driving

TomTom, the independent location technology specialist, and Elektrobit (EB), an award-winning global supplier of embedded and connected software products for the automotive industry, announced the release of an industry-first High Definition (HD) map horizon for automated driving. (more…)

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Building the infrastructure for extraordinary next-generation transport

Rob Orr, executive commercial & marketing director, Virgin Media Business says incremental change to the infrastructure we have is how to progress to autonomous vehicles. (more…)

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The connected car in the embedded world

What’s the hardest job in car design? Here’s a clue, says Nick Booth: it’s one of four major disciplines. The curvature? The car shape? The wedges? No, it’s none of those. The toughest job for car designers, experts say, is Packaging. (more…)

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The future automotive industry is not all about speed

Angus Ward, CEO, Digital Platform Solutions at BearingPoint believes Automotive companies must start the race for mobility services and compete for new commercial sector deals to reap the returns and thrive. (more…)

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Renesas Electronics develops 28 nm MCU with virtualisation-assisted functions for ‘next-gen automotive architectures’

Renesas Electronics Corporation, a supplier of advanced semiconductor solutions, has developed and successful verified an automotive test chip as a technological stepping stone towards next-generation automotive-control flash Microcontrollers(MCUs) employing a 28 nanometer (nm) low-power process.

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