Microchip Technology Inc. has made its proprietary MOST150 Data Link Layer Specification available for license, on a royalty-bearing basis.
Nuance Communications, Inc. introduced a new generation of its Dragon Drive connected car platform, adding two new services to enable customizable content delivery for connected cars.
Leak detectors developed by INFICON power many of the new leak detection systems available for automakers and their suppliers.
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The connected car presents automakers with significant opportunities for generating new revenue streams, gaining a better understanding of customer behaviour via data analytics, and enriching the overall in-vehicle and ownership experience.
Global V2V Penetration into new vehicles will increase from just over 10% in 2018 to 70% in 2027, according to ABI Research (www.abiresearch.com) with the EU, US, and Japan as key regions adopting V2V in the mid-term.
Elektrobit (EB) Automotive has formed a connected car team that will be led by Dr. Rainer Holve. Holve, formerly vice president and general manager of automotive software in Farmington Hills, Michigan, will be based in Erlangen, Germany, and report to EB Automotive president Alexander Kocher.
Accelerating web technology adoption
The GENIVI Alliance has joined the World Wide Web Consortium (W3C) to bring its automotive expertise into W3C’s Automotive and Web Platform Business Group. BMW, PSA, Jaguar Land Rover, and Magneti Marelli will represent GENIVI.