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5 min April 5, 2017 in

The Diary of a Connected Car with Intel In-Vehicle Solutions

Updated, April 2017/ On March 13, Intel’s CEO Brian Krzanich announced the $15 billion acquisition of Mobileye, a leader in the fast-growing market for assisted driving systems. This is the second-largest deal in Intel’s 49-year history: “We expect to be the global leader in autonomous driving,” Mr. Krzanich said. Mobileye was founded back in 1999. The …

5 min October 20, 2016 in

Hyundai’s “Roadmap for Connected Car Development”

It’s no longer a secret that the classic vehicle is bound to be a thing of the past. And pretty soon, too. Connected car technology is taking over, and automotive manufacturers are seizing this opportunity. Almost every investment is placed strategically. So, it’s become the norm that R&D (Research and Development) resources are directed towards the …

5 min September 15, 2016 in

Hyundai Teams Up With Cisco to Develop Connected Car Tech

The next generation of connected car services is being developed. Hyundai Motor partnered with Cisco – one of the biggest IT and networking equipment company. Both companies understand that many of us never leave the house without our smartphones. So their goal is to bring their cars to the same level of importance. Increasingly more …

5 min March 21, 2016 in

OverDryve Is a Device That Promises to Turn Any Car Into a Connected Car

Rand McNally, a Chicago-based company that specializes in maps, navigation, road travel, and trip planning, has launched a new portable infotainment system meant to turn any car into a connected car for $400 – a price that is sure to get the attention of all car owners looking for an upgrade. In a nutshell, OverDryve is a dashboard …

5 min October 26, 2015 in

Connected Car Startups That Are Worth Your Time

In the last couple of years, we were able to witness an increase in the number of connected car startups being launched. Lately, there has been a lot of interest lately related to connected vehicles technology and other applications that will ultimately allow cars to become smarter than ever before. An Industry That Will Keep Growing and Growing …

4 min October 1, 2015 in

The Story of when a Connected Car Gets Hacked

New technology can be extremely challenging at first, as we have seen with in-car devices. Companies are struggling to find the best solutions that can be integrated into a connected car. Whether it’s a simple Bluetooth connection between the car and the driver’s smartphone or more complex functionalities like being able to access the car from …

4 min September 3, 2015 in

Zubie, a Connected Car Company, Introduces an API for the Internet of Cars

Zubie is a company that sells a device which allows you to connect your car to your smartphone. The device is basically a key that you plug in under your car’s dashboard and it will keep it constantly connected to the cloud. This connected car company uses a wireless connection, GPS and sensors that will …

5 min July 20, 2015 in

How You Can Turn Your Car Into A Connected Car For $99

The unpleasant truth about the connected car is that, at least for a while, the price for such a car will be quite high. This means that not many people will be able to afford it, despite the fact that most of them want one. For many, a smart car means more than a car that …

4 min July 16, 2015 in

FleetGo Makes Any Car a Connected Car

With the varied levels of the socioeconomic status across the globe, it naturally makes sense to find a way to cater to as many consumers as possible. While the connected car mainly caters to the affluent right now, FleetGo is making it possible for many people to afford one. FleetGo originates from the INmatix Technology …

4 min February 23, 2015 in

Center stage at the CES, the connected car

The Consumer Electronics Show took place at the very beginning of this year, and, as was expected, the connected car was the star of the event. Now it’s time to see what actually really happened there and what new things car manufacturers came on stage with. The Mercedes-Benz F 015 Luxury in Motion self-driving vehicle …