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Mercedes-Benz to open Seattle software engineering center with up to 150 people in first 18 months

Mercedes-Benz has tapped former Amazon software development manager Mike Dosenbach to lead a new engineering center in downtown Seattle that could employ up to 150 software engineers by mid-2019. (more…)

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IoT digital transformation partnership with Rolls-Royce announced by Tata Consultancy Services

Tata Consultancy Services, a global IT services, consulting and business solutions organisation, and Rolls Royce the provider of high performance power systems, have expanded their long-standing partnership in order to exploit future data innovation opportunities. (more…)

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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…)

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Smartphones, IoT and connected cars fueling rise in LTE network traffic

Oracle announced the “Oracle Communications LTE Diameter Signaling Index, Sixth Edition,” highlighting the continued explosive growth in LTE Diameter Signaling traffic. Fueled heavily by the proliferation of smartphones and rise of Internet of Things (IoT) enabled devices, (more…)

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Airgain joins the 5G Automotive Association

Airgain, Inc., a provider in wireless connectivity platforms, announced that it has become a member of the 5G Automotive Association (5GAA). The company joins leading telecommunications and automotive companies with the aim of accelerating the penetration of the connected and autonomous car and intelligent fleet management. (more…)

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Vodafone launches “V by Vodafone” bringing world-leading IoT expertise to consumers

Vodafone entered the Internet of Things (IoT) consumer market with the launch of “V by Vodafone” enabling consumers to connect millions of home and leisure electronics products to the Group’s dedicated global IoT network – the largest of its kind in the world. (more…)

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DOCOMO initiates multi-party 5G trial for connected cars

NTT DOCOMO, Inc. announced that in a trial of 5G technologies for automobiles, which it conducted jointly with Toyota Motor Corporation (Toyota), Ericsson and Intel Corporation (Intel), it achieved data speeds of up to 1 Gbps for 4K-resolution video communications with a vehicle traveling at 30 km/h. The technology will be demonstrated at the National Museum of Emerging Science and Innovation (Miraikan) in Tokyo from November 9 to 11 as part of DOCOMO R&D Open House 2017. (more…)

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SEAT and Telefónica reach an agreement to promote digitalisation in the automotive industry

SEAT president Luca de Meo and Telefónica de España president Luis Miguel Gilpérez have signed an agreement that aims to promote a joint effort to develop innovative initiatives in the automotive industry. The agreement reached, which makes Telefónica a strategic IT supplier to SEAT, is set within the framework of SEAT’s strategy to position itself as a benchmark company in connected, digitised mobility solutions. (more…)

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Connected vehicle camera footage highlights dangers of rural roads

Intelligent Telematics, the provider of connected vehicle camera solutions, has released a series of video clips to demonstrate the added risk of driving on rural roads. The footage, captured by vehicles using the IT1000 3G camera, highlights some of the dangers faced by fleet drivers resulting from excess speed, lack of concentration and even local wildlife. (more…)

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Telstra drives into IoT with MTData buy

Telstra has bought Australian owned GPS and technology company MTData in a move towards accelerating its ‘Internet of Things’ business globally. The acquisition, which is believed to have cost Telstra around $50 million (€43.06 million), will provide the telco with advanced technology and expertise in connected vehicle solutions. (more…)

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