Darwin and Telefónica Tech collaborate on cybersecurity of connected autonomous vehicles

Madrid. 22 December 2021 – Communications R&D company Darwin Innovation Group and Telefonica Tech, Telefonica’s digital business unit, have signed a strategic agreement to develop a security solution for connected autonomous vehicles (CAV) with technology that combines satellite and terrestrial channels to achieve greater coverage.

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The installed base of off-highway vehicle telematics systems will reach 10.7mn units worldwide by 2025

Gothenburg, Sweden. 23 December 2021 –  Berg Insight estimates that the global installed base of active off-highway vehicle telematics systems reached 5.2 million units in 2020. This includes connected units deployed on various off-highway vehicles across the construction, mining, agriculture and forestry sectors.

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IR HiRel returns to deep space with James Webb Space Telescope

Munich, Germany, and El Segundo, California. 23 December 2021 – 25 December, NASA plans to launch James Webb Space Telescope (JWST) at 12:20 Coordinated Universal Time (UTC), which is 7:20 am local time at the launch site, 1:20 pm Central European Time, and 4:20 am Pacific Standard Time.

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The Hamburg Port Authority and HERE improve truck traffic management in the Port of Hamburg

Amsterdam/Hamburg.  22 December 2021 – The Hamburg Port Authority (HPA) collaborates with HERE Technologies, the location data and technology platform, to better manage truck traffic in the Port of Hamburg.

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IVECO and Plus announce autonomous trucking pilot in Europe and China

London, UK and Cupertino, CA, USA. 20 December 2021 — IVECO, the commercial vehicles brand of CNH Industrial, joined Plus (formerly Plus.ai), a global provider of self-driving truck technology, as their European partner for the launch of a pilot in Europe and China, to begin the validation and integration of Plus’s autonomous trucking technology with

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Car-lite and Sigfox launch an intelligent light beacon based on the 0g network

Madrid, Spain – Sigfox, a IoT communication service provider and 0G network provider, and CAR-LITE, a Spanish company in the design and manufacture of emergency signalling beacons for cars, have launched a new smart beacon model base on IoT technology and Sigfox 0G network.

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Samsung begins production of comprehensive automotive memory solutions

Samsung Electronics, the provider of advanced memory technology, unveiled an extensive lineup of cutting-edge automotive memory solutions designed for next-generation autonomous electric vehicles.

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GPR appoints former Daimler Trucks president and CEO Roger Nielsen to advisory board

Somerville, Mass. 16 December 2021 – GPR, the provider of Ground Positioning Radar for precise vehicle localisation, announced Roger Nielsen, former president and CEO of Daimler Trucks North America, has joined the company’s advisory board.

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alpitronic selects Infineon’s EasyPACK CoolSiC modules and EiceDRIVER X3 drivers

Munich, Germany. 16 December, 2021 – Following the successful launch of the HYC150 and HYC300 of their hypercharger product line, alpitronic recently introduced the state-of-the-art and 50 kW DC electric vehicle charger HYC50. It is the wall-mounted DC charger in this power range featuring two charging ports that allow fast charging of one vehicle at

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Seegrid partners with Applied Intuition for AMR simulations

Seegrid Corporation, the provider of autonomous mobile robots (AMRs) for material handling, and Applied Intuition, a simulation and software tools provider for autonomous vehicle development, announced an agreement to collaborate on creating 3D virtual warehouses, factories, and distribution centres in support of accelerating advancements in autonomous technology for the material handling industry.

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SatRevolution secures series B funding from Virgin Orbit

Paris – SatRevolution S.A., a Polish developer and manufacturer of nanosatellites and nanosatellite technologies, announced that it has secured Series B funding from Virgin Orbit, the US-based responsive launch and space solutions company that has announced a planned business combination with NextGen Acquisition Corp. II. The Transaction values SatRev at approximately $150 million (€132.76 million),

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Renesas launches automotive actuator and sensor control MCUs for evolving edge applications

Dusseldorf, 16 December 2021 ―Renesas Electronics Corporation, a supplier of advanced semiconductor solutions, announced two new microcontrollers (MCUs) designed for automotive actuator and sensor control applications supporting edge evolution in next-generation electronic and electrical (E/E) architecture.

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Demand for integrated urban traffic control systems to remain prominent, says Fact.MR

The global intelligent traffic management system market is poised to register substantial growth, registering a CAGR of 6.7% from 2021-2031. As per the study, the market is anticipated to reach US$ 34 Bn (€30.17Bn) by the end of the aforementioned forecast period, with short-term outlook until 2021 being pegged at US$ 17.75 Bn (€15.75 Bn).

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5G will transform vehicle value to benefit consumers, dealers, and car makers

Boston -A new study, conducted by Strategy Analytics for Avanci, identifies transformative value propositions deriving from the introduction of 5G technology. This is especially important now that nearly all cars sold in Europe, the U.S., and China come equipped with connectivity.

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Parrot ANAFI Ai, the 4G connected robotic UAV is ready for work

Paris. December 9th, 2021 – Parrot, the European drone company, is pleased to announce the forthcoming availability of its ANAFI Ai.

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Infineon provides secured authentication for Qi 1.3 certified wireless charger in automotive applications

Munich, Germany. 13 December, 2021 – Infineon Technologies AG has developed a security solution for automotive wireless charging: OPTIGA Trust Charge automotive complies with version 1.3 of the Wireless Power Consortium (WPC) Qi standard, which requires strong cryptographic authentication for wireless charging up to 15 W.

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