Garmin International Inc. announced Gemini, a new navigation core designed for the auto OEM market.
According to Garmin, Gemini provides automakers a faster, more intuitive and feature-rich in-dash navigation experience than ever before.
Maxim Integrated Inc. introduced the MAX2769B and MAX2670, specifically designed to address Global Navigation Satellite System (GNSS) applications.
These receiver solutions are capable of operating over the navigation standards GPS, GLONASS, Galileo, and Compass and have completed PPAP and AEC-Q100 approval.
PathPartner Technology has joined the GENIVI Alliance, a non-profit industry association whose mission is to drive the broad adoption of an In-Vehicle Infotainment (IVI) open source development platform.
Audiovox Electronics Corporation said its Car Connection™ telematics device lets consumers monitor their driving habits and their vehicle’s health.
Two new Sony aftermarket head units, XAV-601BT and XAV-701HD, are the first MirrorLink™-certified products available in US stores. The products were recently launched in Europe.
Livio (www.LivioConnect.com) has become a GENIVI member, joining 167 current partners on the open-source development platform.
Telematics Update will sponsor a free webinar at 12pm EST on Wednesday, March 14. The webinar, “Telematics, the Next Step: Harnessing Data to Provide Value for Automaker & Customer,” will explore how to use vehicle-generated data to provide the next generation of dynamic connected vehicle services. To register, visit https://www3.gotomeeting.com/register/967562454 Additional information is available at http://www.telematicsupdate.com/detroit/webinar.php
The world market for connected cars will see 650 percent growth from 5.4 million units in 2010, to exceed 40.5 million unit sales in 2017, according to IMS Research.