AT&T announced that Qualcomm Technologies, Inc., Red Bend Software, and QuickPlay Media™ have signed on to work with the connected car industry at the AT&T Drive Studio in Atlanta.
AbsInt Angewandte Informatik GmbH (Absint) is now a cooperation partner for dSPACE GmbH and a member of the TargetLink Partner Program.
UIEvolution, Inc. announced a partnership with Red Bend Software on a proof of concept project to develop a Linux-based Driver Evolution Platform enabling In-vehicle Infotainment (IVI) Systems to be updated over-the-air (OTA) using a smartphone.
AppCarousel, which offers automakers a custom app store platform and content ecosystem, has joined the GENIVI Alliance.
The GENIVI Alliance is a non-profit industry association dedicated to driving the broad adoption of an In-Vehicle Infotainment (IVI) open source development platform.
ABI Research forecasts that the global shipments of streaming music-enabled automotive infotainment systems will exceed 66 million by the end of 2019 which represents around 93% of all connected car infotainment shipments.
Subaru of America, Inc. announced that the all-new 2015 Legacy sedan will come equipped as standard with Pandora smartphone integration as part of the standard Subaru STARLINK™ infotainment connectivity feature. Pandora enables the user to create personal radio stations, such as by genre or artist.
HARMAN announced that its Aha Radio service will be a standard feature in all Subaru models and trims sold by Subaru of America, Inc., starting with the 2015 Legacy. Subaru of America was one of the first automotive manufacturers to integrate the Aha Radio service into its vehicles.
Cinemo and Alpine Electronics have agreed to collaborate on future In-Vehicle Infotainment (IVI) systems.