Automotive

Now, Qualcomm Showcases Wireless Charging For Electric Vehicles

Now, Qualcomm Showcases Wireless Charging For Electric Vehicles

May 19, 2017 at 10:47 am 0 comments

After wireless charging of smartphones, its now time for wireless charging of electric vehicles. San Diego headquartered technology major Qualcomm on Thursday showcased how to charge an electric vehicle wirelessly using its wireless electric vehicle charging technology (WEVC). The company on Thursday demonstrated dynamic electric vehicle charging (DEVC), which allows vehiclesRead More

Installed Base Of Fleet Management System In South Africa To Touch 1.9 Mn By 2021

Installed Base Of Fleet Management System In South Africa To Touch 1.9 Mn By 2021

April 22, 2017 at 11:30 am 0 comments

According to a new research report from the IoT analyst firm Berg Insight, the number of active fleet management systems deployed in commercial vehicle fleets in South Africa reached an estimated 1.1 million in Q4-2016. Growing at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 12.6 percent, this number is expectedRead More

Lynk & Co Partners Ericsson For Connected Car Solutions

Lynk & Co Partners Ericsson For Connected Car Solutions

April 20, 2017 at 3:07 pm 0 comments

LYNK & CO, one of the most connected cars to have been launched yet, has partnered with Ericsson to develop more improvised connected car solutions. The Chinese auto brand has also used Ericsson’s Connected Vehicle Cloud service and Cloud and Internet of Things solutions to bring  the world’s first built-inRead More

Intel’s Mobileye Acquisition A Big Boost For Autonomous Car Industry

Intel’s Mobileye Acquisition A Big Boost For Autonomous Car Industry

March 14, 2017 at 2:41 pm 0 comments

Intel on Monday announced its acquiring Israel based automotive technology firm Mobileye, that used to be a partner of Tesla, for $14.7 billion which would propel the US based chip maker’s ambition to develop driver-less solutions for automakers. Mobileye develops solutions and components for autonomous vehicles and has around 660Read More

Bamur Motors Develops Smart Electric Tricycle For Smart Cities

Bamur Motors Develops Smart Electric Tricycle For Smart Cities

February 27, 2017 at 9:24 am 0 comments

A smart city will not be complete unless smart and environment friendly vehicles ply in the city. And, precisely, that is what a Faridabad based firm is trying to do. The company has developed a smart electric tricycle for smart cities that runs on battery and has other connected elements.Read More

Reliance Jio Partners Airwire For Connected Car Services

Reliance Jio Partners Airwire For Connected Car Services

February 27, 2017 at 5:59 am 0 comments

Reliance Jio is now foraying into connected car space. It has partnered with Airwire Technologies, a Nevada based IoT firm, to offer connected car solutions like wifi hotspot, safety, security and telematics. Besides, the solutions can also offer you your dose of entertainment. The company will offer these solutions onRead More

Tata Motors Teams Up Microsoft To Offer Connected Vehicles Solutions

Tata Motors Teams Up Microsoft To Offer Connected Vehicles Solutions

February 16, 2017 at 2:21 pm 0 comments

India’s number one automobile company Tata motors today forged a partnership with Microsoft to develop and offer connected vehicle solutions for Indian consumers using artificial intelligence, IoT and machine learning. Tata Motors will showcase the first vehicle developed on the collaboration at the 87th Geneva International Motor Show on 7thRead More

China Mobile Makes A Leap To IoT with Gemalto

China Mobile Makes A Leap To IoT with Gemalto

December 13, 2016 at 5:43 pm 0 comments

Will leverage Gemalto’s Remote Subscription Management Solution to enter the connected car market Realizing the market potential that exists in the connected car market in China, China Mobile has decided to transform from being a mobile network operator to becoming a digital service provider. For this, it has partnered withRead More

Ola Partners Qualcomm To Bring Connected Car Platform For Ride-sharing

Ola Partners Qualcomm To Bring Connected Car Platform For Ride-sharing

November 23, 2016 at 8:00 am 0 comments

Riders will now have the freedom to enable an immersive and personalized in-car experience in an Ola Cab.  In a global first, Ola has launched ‘Ola Play’, a connected car platform for ride sharing. The platform hardware built by Ola in partnership with Qualcomm leverages proprietary in-car and cloud technologiesRead More

Samsung Buys Harman For $ 8 Bn, Eyes $100 Bn Connected Car Biz

Samsung Buys Harman For $ 8 Bn, Eyes $100 Bn Connected Car Biz

November 15, 2016 at 8:48 am 0 comments

Samsung Electronics Monday announced to acquire Harman International, a company majorly into connected car solutions and audio systems, for $8 billion in an all cash deal. With this acquisition, Samsung pushed itself into the fast growing business of connected automobiles that is pegged to cross $100 billion by 2025. HarmanRead More