Boosting its profile in connected vehicle technology, AT&T announced the creation of a connected car center in Atlanta and a modular, global automotive platform, AT&T Drive.
The GENIVI Alliance announced that Accenture, Intel/Samsung, Mentor Graphics, MontaVista, Renesas, and Wind River have had new products approved as compliant to the recently updated GENIVI Compliance 2.0 specification.
The GENIVI Alliance, an industry association driving the development and adoption of an open In-vehicle Infotainment (IVI) reference platform, announced the continued expansion of its core membership with key new companies Accenture, DENSO Corporation, and Mobis. Twelve firms joined the Alliance as Associate members.
Ford and Microsoft said they are collaborating to implement the Microsoft Hohm energy management application for Ford electric vehicles.