Velodyne LiDAR demonstrates world’s most capable LiDAR for autonomous vehicles at SmartDrivingCar Summit

Velodyne LiDAR Inc. announced it is sponsoring the SmartDrivingCar Summit, which takes place on May 16-17 in Princeton, N.J. and brings together buyers, sellers and facilitators of autonomous cars, trucks and buses.

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The Promise of Multi-Modal Transport: Making it Easier, Safer, and Greener to Navigate Urban Environments

In most cities, if you don’t own a car, or just want to leave your car at home, you typically need to use more than one mode of transport to get around. You might, for example, start with a city bus or a rental bike, then transfer to the subway system, a train, or maybe

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Infineon launches new Development Centre for automotive electronics and artificial intelligence in Dresden

Infineon is setting up a new Development Centre at its Dresden location. The company is planning to create around 100 additional new jobs in the first phase. The new Development Centre is expected to employ a total of around 250 people in the medium term.

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IoT device management revenues to climb to US$20.5bn by 2023, according to ABI Research

Device management services, which include device provisioning, software and firmware updates, and device monitoring, will generate revenues of US$20.5 billion (€17.20 billion) by 2023, says a US-based research house.

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Qianxun SI partners with u-blox to bring mass market high precision positioning solutions to China

u‑blox, a global provider of positioning and wireless communication technologies, and Qianxun Spatial Intelligence Inc. (Qianxun SI), a high precision positioning service provider, have announced that they are joining forces to deliver high precision positioning solutions to the Chinese market.

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Kyocera enters into license agreement with Bosch

Kyocera announced that it has signed a license agreement with Robert Bosch Car Multimedia GmbH, a subsidiary of Robert Bosch GmbH, a global supplier of technology and services.

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Automotive and insurance services set to lead megascale IoT deployment

As global director of Vodafone IoT, Stefano Gastaut leads the mobile operator’s Internet of Things (IoT) business unit and is responsible for driving its IoT growth, business strategy, products and profit and loss at a global level, including for the Vodafone Automotive business. Prior to this role, Gastaut was chief executive of Vodafone Egypt, which

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IoT Now’s Transport 360 bucks the trend

These days it’s rare that publishers launch a new magazine, but that’s what we’re doing here. The publishers of IoT-Now.com, IoT Now magazine, IoTGlobalNetwork.com and IoTNowTransport.com are pleased to be able to extend their reach with a global print publication that is also available digitally. So, what will you find in IoT Now Transport 360?

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Aptiv launches a fleet of autonomous vehicles in Vegas on the Lyft network

A fleet of 30 autonomous vehicles has been launched in Las Vegas on the Lyft network, by Aptiv Plc, a global mobility technology provider. A product of Aptiv’s Mobility and Services group, these vehicles will operate on Aptiv’s fully-integrated autonomous driving platform and be made available to the public in partnership with Lyft.

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WKM appoints Annie Turner as Editor of IoT Now Transport as the brand expands

WKM Global, the publisher of IoT-Now.com and sister site, IoTNowTransport.com, has appointed Annie Turner to the newly-created post of Editor of IoT Now Transport.

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BICS joins IoT trade group to reach enterprise, North American markets

BICS, an international telecoms enabler, has joined the IoT M2M Council (IMC), the largest community of enterprise users and OEMs that buy IoT solutions, with more than 25,000 members globally, 35% from North America.

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How the Internet of Things is transforming the supply chain: Part 2, Future solutions

In the previous part we discussed about IoT applications. In this part we are discuss about the future solutions. Future solutions Autonomous Vehicles – There are already some interesting developments that could have an impact much sooner than people think. One example was the trial of unmanned delivery vehicles in Greenwich, London by Ocado and Oxbotica which

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Automotive, smart manufacturing and energy expected to benefit first from 5G in the Internet of Things

Where will we see the first impact of 5G in the Internet of Things, and how will it change services? To find out, Jeremy Cowan talks to Stephan Gatien, general manager of the Telecommunications Business at SAP.

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The human side of IoT Transport

With the increasing adoption of the Internet of Things (IoT) and artificial intelligence (AI), some social commentators believe we are now approaching a “post-human” period of our earthly existence, which may fuel fear among us mere mortals. Antony Savvas says IoT and AI will, hopefully, continue to require a human touch.

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Profiting from IoT – Look to your partners for success

The Internet of Things (IoT) as a new business offering has opened the door for the service provider community to embrace the upsides new innovative consumer and enterprise service opportunities. However, let’s face the honest truth … are service providers actually providing any true value on top of the connectivity? For most, says Paul Hughes, director

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Cool IoT Use Cases: New security mechanisms for networked cars

Market overview Vehicles are employing software updates as well as an increasing number of on-board systems and sensors that communicate with each other.

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