Continental turns smartphones into car keys

January 11, 2012 by  
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At the 2012 Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas, Continental is showing how car drivers will be able to open and start their vehicles in future by using their cell phone. The company is developing a virtual car key integrated in a mobile phone that wirelessly swaps data with the chosen vehicle. This key within a cell phone also makes it possible to personalize vehicles and exchange information to an extent never before seen, and paves the way for new, intelligent mobility concepts.

Infotainment innovations at IAA Frankfurt

September 14, 2011 by  
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By Jack Bergquist, Market Analyst, IMS Research

There were some interesting innovations in terms of connected platforms and HMI developments at the show.

Continental signs AutoLinQ partners

June 15, 2010 by  
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Continental has signed AutoLinQ™ development alliances with technology partners including Deutsche Telekom, INRIX, Navigon, NAVTEQ, Pandora, and Ygomi.

VIEWPOINT: The app is the future of telematics

March 3, 2010 by  
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By Jeff Shariat,

Continental and Deutsche Telekom plan to demo an AutoLinQ prototype in VW Passat at CeBIT

February 16, 2010 by  
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The future-proof virtual platform

January 21, 2010 by  
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DENSO’s Blue Harmony is among the more recent in-vehicle communications and infotainment systems to hit the market. Like others in the space, Blue Harmony promises compatibility with current and future devices for consumers who want to stay connected while in their car.

Continental launches AutoLinQ – open platform leveraging Android OS

June 22, 2009 by  
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