Sprint and Digital Caddies offer innovative technology solution for golf courses

Overland Park, Kansas & Scottsdale, Arizona USA – Sprint, a leader in M2M technology, and Digital Caddies, Inc., a golf technology pioneer, have announced a venture where Sprint will provide wireless coverage and Android tablet hardware for the new Digital Caddies ‘Players Network’ tablet-based technology platform.

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Connected In-Vehicle Infotainment Global Summit 2013

Event date: September 25-26, 2013 London, UK As vehicles increasingly become digital platforms and Internet connectivity becomes ever more ubiquitous, the automotive industry is confronting unprecedented challenges while being presented with unparalleled opportunities to generate new revenue streams and better understand customer behaviour via data analytics to deliver enriched in-vehicle and ownership experiences.

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Acura selects Aeris as communications provider for upcoming luxury sedan

Aeris Communications, which claims to offer the only cellular network designed and built exclusively for machine-to-machine (M2M) communications, has expanded its partnership with car maker, Acura to power the next generation of AcuraLink®.

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Will eCall drive rapid market growth in automotive M2M communications?

Wellingborough, UK. September 6, 2012 — IMS Research, recently acquired by IHS Inc., forecasts that unit sales of connected vehicles in Western Europe will grow to 15 million units by 2019. This equates to a fitment rate in new vehicles of more than 95%. So says a new IMS report on the automotive telematics market.

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GSMA says the proliferation of connected devices in China will be worth more than US$700 billion in 2020

Machine-to-Machine (M2M) connectivity will drive significant growth, cost reductions and efficiencies across the automotive, building and energy industries.

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New York highway safety system goes live

Wireless roadside inspection technology promises safety and efficiency.

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Telefónica and Onstar reach agreement to provide global M2M connectivity

Telefónica’s M2M business consolidates its position in the automobile sector to support OnStar’s future global expansion plans.

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Ford unveil multi lingual car that calls the emergency services

29 February 2012, Mobile World Congress, Barcelona –Ford Motor Company reveals the all-new B-MAX.

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GSMA Connected House demonstrates how cars are integral to the connected lifestyle

28 February 2012, Barcelona, Spain – Airbiquity, a global leader in connected vehicle services, is participating in the GSMA Connected House at Mobile World Congress 2012.

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Airbiquity and Allstate Roadside Services to integrate connected vehicle services for automotive customers

Allstate Roadside Services, a provider of roadside assistance in the USA, and Airbiquity Inc., a provider of global connected vehicle services, have announced their collaborative efforts to create integrated connected vehicle systems for automotive manufacturers.

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Exclusive discount for M2MNow readers…save €150 on new research paper: ‘M2M and Connected Vehicles’

Machine-to-Machine (M2M) communication over IP Next-Generation Networks (NGN) presents new opportunities and challenges in combination with cloud-based services. This research evaluates IP NGN infrastructure for M2M in

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M2M enables automatic emergency calls from BMW cars

BMW is embedding Gemalto’s M2M products in its latest cars to enable emergency call services across Europe.

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Mobile operators offered system to manage embedded devices roaming across their networks

Switzerland. 29 March, 2011 — With embedded devices now in widespread use in tablets and computers with 3G connectivity, such as Kindle, and now widely used in transport applications to monitor location and communication, MNOs are presented with a new roaming challenge.

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M2M: The Future is Now with Smart Energy Technology

Smart cars, smart homes, smart grids – the world is getting serious about energy conservation and environmental protection,

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Mobile cloud M2M will change the automobile

The M2M market encompasses a number of unique industries and devices, one of the fastest-growing being the global automotive market. Forecasts predict that every vehicle manufactured by 2020 will be connected.

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