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BSM Technologies Announces Appointment of Chief Technology Officer

According to a recent announcement and release, BSM Technologies Inc., a provider of IoT-enabled rem…

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Vodafone Connects Mobike's Bike-Sharing Scheme in Singapore

According to a new announcement, Vodafone is providing all the managed Internet of Things (IoT) conn…

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The New Sharing Economy May Begin With U (Uber, that is)

Over the past few years, there's been talk in the industry that IoT-based car sharing services would…

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BSM Technologies Announces Appointment of Chief Technology Officer

By: Ken Briodagh     3/23/2017

According to a recent announcement and release, BSM Technologies Inc., a provider of IoT-enabled remote monitoring, fleet management, and fleet diagnostics, today announced the appointment of Douglas Swanson as Chief Technology Officer of the company…

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Vodafone Connects Mobike's Bike-Sharing Scheme in Singapore

By: Ken Briodagh     3/22/2017

According to a new announcement, Vodafone is providing all the managed Internet of Things (IoT) connectivity for bike sharing company Mobike's operations in Singapore, the company's first outside of China.

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The New Sharing Economy May Begin With U (Uber, that is)

By: Special Guest     3/20/2017

Over the past few years, there's been talk in the industry that IoT-based car sharing services would be the end of the US automobile market.

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Prkfast Enters Agreement with SAP Vehicles Network

By: Ken Briodagh     3/15/2017

Prkfast, a tech startup with a mobile app for searching and paying for off-street parking, has announced a new agreement with SAP to provide cashless parking services via SAP Vehicles Network.

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SmartDrive Appoints Analytics Veteran Ray Ghanbari as Chief Technology Officer

By: Ken Briodagh     3/8/2017

In a recent announcement, SmartDrive Systems, a driving performance solutions provider that seeks to reduce collisions and improve fuel efficiency, said it has appointed Ray Ghanbari as Chief Technology Officer.

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Chevrolet Launches In-Vehicle Unlimited Data Plan

By: Ken Briodagh     3/3/2017

Chevy announcement makes it the first mass-market automaker to offer a prepaid unlimited data plan for connected car and IoT integrations.

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Honda Leverages Cisco to Launch Connected Car Service in Europe

By: Ken Briodagh     3/1/2017

In a recent announcement, Honda has said it is leveraging IoT solutions from Cisco Jasper and Bright Box to deliver its MyHonda Connected Car platform, designed to provide services to enhance driving experience and improve vehicle management.

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MWC: SAP Partners with Concur, Hertz, Nokia and Mojio on New Connected Vehicle Technology

By: Ken Briodagh     2/27/2017

SAP has announced at Mobile World Congress in Barcelona a new Connected Transportation technology designed to make life easier for drivers and rental car users through the Internet of Things (IoT). It has been built in collaboration with Concur Techn…

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An Overview of Driverless Construction Trucks

By: Special Guest     2/27/2017

The first driverless vehicle to ever hit the road in the US may not be a car, but a truck.

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Qualcomm and LG Set Out to Bring 5G and V2X Into Vehicles

By: Ken Briodagh     2/23/2017

In a recent announcement, Qualcomm and LG Electronics have said they are coordinating efforts to facilitate testing and adoption of 5G and Cellular-V2X (C-V2X) communications into vehicles.

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Orange Business Services Wins Hertz Contract

By: Chrissie Cluney     2/22/2017

Orange Business Services, which is a branch of Orange that is dedicated to B2B services, has won a three-year contract with Hertz for its IoT connectivity services, which will support the Hertz 24/7 hourly vehicle rental service across seven European…

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Home Security Solution Uses Bot-Enabled AI

By: Ken Briodagh     2/22/2017

In a recent announcement, Internet of Things (IoT) software company People Power has released its Pro Security white-label home security solution designed to help digital service providers like utilities, telecoms, cable operators and manufacturers b…

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Honeywell Announces Deal to Light Up Singapore Airport

By: Ken Briodagh     2/16/2017

The new Singapore Changi Airport lighting control and monitoring system by Honeywell will improve aircraft movement efficiency and safety at one of the world's busiest airports.

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Verizon Acquires Drone Ops Company Skyward

By: Ken Briodagh     2/16/2017

Verizon acquires Skyward to simplify drone operations and reduce complexity for operators and advance strategy to leverage core assets.

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US DOT Sets New Vehicle-to-Vehicle Communication Requirements, Leaves Out IoT

By: Ken Briodagh     1/30/2017

The U.S. Department of Transportation auto-safety regulators have mandated that new vehicles must communicate with each other through vehicle-to-vehicle (V2V) technology beginning in 2020, with the goal of increasing safety.

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