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Trimble expands connectivity capabilities through its new module TMT ServiceConnect for transportation

Trimble introduced its new TMT ServiceConnect module, enabling fleet shops using Trimble’s TMT Fleet Maintenance (TMT) software to be connected to more than 4,500 medium and (more…)

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GSMA: The European union risks undercutting Europe’s 5G future with its connected car legislation

Today the European Commission made a technology choice in its Connected Car Legislation that, in the view of the GSMA, undercuts its own 5G Action Plan and jeopardises its digital competitiveness; (more…)

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Cool IoT use cases: Monitoring passengers’ activity at Manchester Airport

Market overview

Air transport is becoming more and more popular; airports now offer places for leisure, gastronomy, shopping or culture, among others. (more…)

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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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JAL works with Accenture to pilot Artificial Intelligence-enhanced airport service

Japan Airlines (JAL) is working with Accenture on a new service that applies Artificial Intelligence (AI) to answer passenger requests at the airline’s check-in counters. (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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The compact BOXER-6405U: The gateway to Industry 4.0

Aaeon, a manufacturer of embedded PC solutions, has announced the BOXER-6405U, a turn-key rugged embedded PC built to be flexible and adaptable to a wide range of Industry 4.0 applications, including machine vision, Artificial Intelligence (AI) edge computing, and industrial IoT gateway.

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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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IoT data improves vehicles’ performance and drivers’ safety

Maverick Transportation is one of the largest flatbed transportation companies in the US and has used IoT to comply with safety regulation, cut costs and retain drivers. (more…)