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

In a recent announcement, Qualcomm and LG Electronics have said they are coordinating efforts to fac…

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Orange Business Services Wins Hertz Contract

Orange Business Services, which is a branch of Orange that is dedicated to B2B services, has won a t…

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Home Security Solution Uses Bot-Enabled AI

In a recent announcement, Internet of Things (IoT) software company People Power has released its Pr…

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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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Honda Introduces New Cooperative Mobility Ecosystem for Connected Transportation

By: Ken Briodagh     1/23/2017

Honda recently unveiled its Cooperative Mobility Ecosystem connected transportation concept, designed to connect the power of artificial intelligence, robotics and big data with the aim of transforming mobility experience and quality of life.

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ATS Introduces SaaS Platform for Connected Cars

By: Ken Briodagh     1/23/2017

To showcase its recently launched software as a service (SaaS) platform for connected vehicles, ATS Advanced Telematic presented a proof of concept with EV manufacturer GLM at the Connected Car Japan exhibition.

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Consumers Not Quite Ready for Driverless Cars, But Optimistic, Study Says

By: Ken Briodagh     1/19/2017

A new survey from Morning Consult, a media and technology company, has been released, and it seems to indicate that the driverless car industry still has a ways to go before consumers will be ready to hop in.

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CalAmp Enters Supply Chain Visibility Market

By: Ken Briodagh     1/18/2017

CalAmp has announced it will leverage LoJack to enter the cold chain and supply chain visibility markets with CalAmp Supply Chain Integrity (SCI), an enterprise visibility solution for multinational firms to secure goods in transit, improve supply ch…

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New Project to Measure Driver Behavior in US

By: Ken Briodagh     1/17/2017

Pointer Telocation has announced a new large-scale driver behavior project in the United States for a fleet of 4,000 cars, with the goal of reducing accidents and improving driving for taxi and hire vehicles.

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USDOT Announces New Federal Committee on Automation

By: Ken Briodagh     1/13/2017

According to a recent announcement, the U.S. Department of Transportation (U.S. DOT) is establishing a new advisory committee focused on automation across a number of modes. The committee, which includes leading professionals and experts in their fie…

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University Research Center Tests Smart Transport in New York City

By: Ken Briodagh     1/6/2017

The U.S. Department of Transportation has selected a research consortium led by the New York University Tandon School of Engineering to become the first Tier 1 University Transportation Center (UTC) in New York City, charged with taking on some of th…

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Panasonic and Qualcomm Announce Android Infotainment System

By: Ken Briodagh     1/6/2017

Panasonic Automotive Systems Company of America, a Division of Panasonic Corporation of North America, and Qualcomm Technologies, Inc., a subsidiary of Qualcomm Incorporated, have announced that they are working together to develop a next-generation …

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CES: AT&T Accelerates Connected Car Strategy

By: Ken Briodagh     1/6/2017

At CES, there's a ton of news pouring out, like every year, and this year a huge bit of it seems to be about the advancement of Connected Transportation solutions. And AT&T is right in the thick of it, judging by the pure volume of announcements in t…

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