Connected Transportation News

Ford joins Verisk Telematics Platform

Car maker Ford is working with New Jersey based telematics platform Verisk to provide telematics data to US vehicle insurers. The collaboration means that US owners of Ford and [...]

Toyota, Mazda to use Orange IoT Platform

Toyota and Mazda will be employing an Orange connected car platform in Europe following a decision by Japanese telecoms firm KDDI to pick the French firm as its European [...]

Connected Car Data Enables Fast Hurricane Evacuation

Connected car data is providing US states across the south east of the country with real time information to manage evacuations as the region enters the annual hurricane season. [...]

Ouster $600 Solid-State Lidar

Lidar specialist Ouster has announced a solid-state lidar sensor designed for ADAS priced at $600. The company claims that its new ES2 will be the first ‘true’ solid-state hi-res [...]

Industry First Data Sharing Agreement for Maritime Cargo, Risk

Maritime AI firm Windward and oil & gas AI specialist Vortexa are partnering to pool maritime data to provide greater visibility of compliance and risk factors across the world’s [...]

Edison, Telus launch Connected Car platform

Embedded software developer Edison Interactive is collaborating with Canadian wireless network provider to bring its connected vehicle platform to market in Canada. The launch will begin with Edison Interactive’s [...]

Robotic Research demonstrates reverse platooning

Maryland based Robotic Research, a specialist in truck platooning and autonomous long wheel based vehicles, has added Retrotraverse to its autonomous trucking technology. Retrotraverse is the autonomous reversing of [...]

Siren Marine Connected Boat Upgrade

Rhode Island based Siren Marine has released the latest version of its connected boat product, the Siren 3 Pro. The new version allows boat owners to monitor remotely their [...]

JAL, Volocopter plan air taxis in Japan

Japan Airlines (JAL) and German firm Volocopter are cooperating to develop air taxi services in Japan to begin passenger services by 2024. The two firms plan to establish local [...]

Hyundai to push mobility to extremes

Hyundai has formed a new unit to push vehicle development to the extreme. New Horizons Studio is tasked with developing vehicles to traverse off-road terrains with ‘unprecedented mobility’, using [...]

Continental, Xilinx First with 4D Auto Radar

German autoparts firm Continental and Silicon Valley firm Xilinx have developed a production ready 4D imaging radar for ADAS and autonomous driving applications. The firms say that the new [...]

London launches Siemens adaptive traffic control

London’s public transport system, TfL, has launched a new, adaptive traffic control solution developed by Siemens Mobility and the University of Southampton, England. The Sitraffic FUSION is part of [...]