More than 20 industry experts will outline their experiences in optimizing vehicle competitiveness, using the latest user data and integrating smartphones with embedded connectivity, at the Smartphone & Embedded Connectivity Vehicle Integration Summit 2014, February 26-27 in San Francisco.
Connected services provider WirelessCar supports Audi in China with call center solutions enabling location-based services, infotainment and information features.
Wireless power specialist WiTricity announced an intellectual property license agreement with Toyota.
Toyota will offer wireless charging power capture devices on their future rechargeable hybrid electric and battery electric vehicles. Compatible wireless charging sources will be manufactured by third party charging system suppliers, under license from WiTricity.
Southwest Research Institute (SwRI) in San Antonio, Texas, is now serving as a Connected Vehicle Affiliated Test Bed recognized by the U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT) Research and Innovative Technology Administration (RITA).
In the race to develop reliable and cost-effective advanced driver assistance systems (ADAS), designers are presented with challenges to integrate functionality, develop scalable platforms and design systems that are robust enough to work in various operating conditions.