First driving behavior-based telematics automobile insurance developed for Toyota connected cars in Japan
Toyota Motor Corporation (Toyota) and the MS&AD Insurance Group’s Aioi Nissay Dowa Insurance Co., Ltd. (Aioi Nissay Dowa Insurance) have jointly developed Japan’s first driving behavior-based telematics automobile insurance. (more…)
November 15th, 2017
LTA and SUTD partner to launch new Transport Research Centre in Singapore
The Land Transport Authority (LTA) and the Singapore University of Technology and Design (SUTD) will set up a new Transport Research Centre (TRC) – the announcement was made by LTA chairman Mr. Alan Chan at the second edition of LTA’s Future Mobility Symposium. (more…)
November 14th, 2017
Intelligent Transport Conference 2017: Top five lessons for urban transport
With the Intelligent Transport Conference finished for another year, we take a look at the top five lessons to be learnt in the urban transport industry…The passenger comes first: these are the words that were at the very heart of the discussion in every aspect of this year’s Intelligent Transport Conference. (more…)
November 14th, 2017
Intelligent prevention – how technology can help reduce UK rail suicides
There were 237 suicides and suspected suicides on the UK rail network in 2016. While this is a decrease from the 2015 figure of 253, it is no surprise these actions have a long-lasting impact on friends, family, witnesses and those who respond to an event. (more…)
November 7th, 2017
A Week in IoT: Broadcom mulls $100bn bid for Qualcomm, as Ayla banks $60m Chinese backing
Broadcom Ltd. is rumoured to be considering a bid of up to US$100 billion for Qualcomm Inc., according to a report by Bloomberg. As Jeremy Cowan writes, if it goes ahead this could be one of the biggest ever acquisitions of a chipmaker.
November 5th, 2017
Working group focuses on sky-high potential of supply chain control towers
In today’s global marketplace, supply chains are becoming increasingly complex. Recognising the growing need for centralised control, planning and execution of supply chain activities across all supply chain partners,
November 1st, 2017
How remote access technology will transform the automotive industry: Part 2
As we saw the first 3 points in Part 1 yesterday, the remaining points of the article continue below.The automotive market is increasingly saturated and competitive, compelling car manufacturers to find new ways to differentiate themselves through the connected ‘experience’ they can offer, says Tom Blackie, head of Automotive at RealVNC. (more…)
November 1st, 2017
Six ways remote access technology will transform the automotive industry: Part 1
The automotive industry is set to undergo seismic changes. With the convergence of the IT and automotive industries, new and disruptive technologies, the rise of autonomous vehicles, customer demand for e-mobility, automotive firms are morphing into all-encompassing technology companies, says Tom Blackie, head of Automotive at RealVNC. (more…)
October 31st, 2017
Dude, where’s my car?
With live commercial consumer connected car offerings, called Telia Sense, in Sweden and Denmark, enabled by partner Springworks, Telia is making substantial commitments to IoT applications and services. Jens-Peter Meesenburg, the head of global IoT verticals at Telia, tells George Malim why it has targeted connected cars and how he sees the company developing further IoT opportunities in both business-to-business and business-to-consumer IoT.
October 30th, 2017
New! Cool IoT Cases: Bringing the world of IoT Transport to Life
Sure, the right device matters. Yes, optimum connectivity makes IoT services fly. But the right Applications?
They bring the IoT to Life. We call them Cool IoT Cases.
October 27th, 2017