VIEWPOINT: Auto Electronics – Back to normal by 2011?

March 22, 2010 by  
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By Paul Hansen, Editor & Publisher, The Hansen Report on Automotive Electronics http://hansenreport.com

While it’s not yet back to where it was in 2007, the automotive electronics industry in North America is certainly better off this year than it was last year. North American light vehicle production

Renault and six others join the GENIVI Alliance

February 19, 2010 by  
Filed under Features, Industry News, Infotainment, News

Renault, Cisco Systems, Marvell International, NXP Semiconductor, Renesas Technology Corporation, Samsung Electronics, and Valeo Interior Controls have all joined the GENIVI Alliance, the mission of which is to drive the development and adoption of an open in-vehicle infotainment (IVI) reference platform. Renault joined as a core member. Other automakers in the Alliance include BMW, GM, Nissan, and PSA Peugeot Citroën.