Bosch sensors will help cars park themselves at ‘smart’ garages

By | 2017-08-07T09:33:32+00:00 January 13th, 2016|Categories: Industry News|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Notable Bosch statement reinforcing the importance of touchscreen applications like justDrive: Bosch said it is showing a new type of touchscreen that can generate different surface textures — allowing elements to be felt on the display. “This feedback makes it easier to operate infotainment applications such as navigation, radio, and smartphone functions,” Bosch said in […]

These five #innovators at #CES deserve a closer look

By | 2017-08-07T09:33:32+00:00 January 6th, 2016|Categories: Industry News|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Originally posted on Automotive News
LAS VEGAS — It’s easy to overlook the little guy.

In today’s issue of Automotive News, we laid out the most meaningful news and cars we’re expecting to come out of the International Consumer Electronics Show this week. Naturally, our rundown was dominated by huge car companies.

During a […]

Global Connected Car Market: Growing Demand for Navigation among Drivers to Increase Valuation of Market to $46.69 Billion by 2020

By | 2017-08-07T09:33:32+00:00 December 18th, 2015|Categories: Industry News|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

The increasing demand of consumers for smartphone features such as making and receiving calls, voice messages, music on demand, and infotainment in vehicles are attributing to the growth of connected vehicles. Consumers are increasingly looking for solutions that allow them to stay connected digitally. Consumer demands and mandates (both existing and expected) are key drivers […]

CloudCar’s Lisa Falkson to Speak at RoboUniverse Tomorrow

By | 2016-11-23T16:33:41+00:00 December 14th, 2015|Categories: CloudCar, Product Experts|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Hi Lisa, why don’t you go ahead and introduce yourself!?

My name is Lisa Falkson and I’m a Voice User Interface (VUI) Designer for CloudCar. We just launched the justDrive app for Jaguar Land Rover.

Exciting. So what exactly does your role entail?

Well, the VUI Designer is actually a very specialized role. Basically, I define the […]

Nokia completes mapping unit deal with BMW, Audi, Mercedes

By | 2017-08-07T09:35:09+00:00 December 11th, 2015|Categories: Industry News|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Originally Posted on Automotive News by HELSINKI (Reuters) — Nokia said it completed the sale of its navigation business HERE to BMW, Audi and Mercedes.

In a statement, Nokia said its net proceeds from the deal would be around 2.55 billion euros ($2.78 billion), in line with its original estimate. The deal […]

Parking: the Next Frontier of Connected Car Services

By | 2019-03-25T09:17:14+00:00 December 9th, 2015|Categories: Industry News|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Originally posted in GPS Business News

In 2006, UCLA Professor of Urban Planning Donald Shoup compiled the results of sixteen surveys carried out between 1927 and 2001 on the time spent looking for a parking space. He reported that the average time spent looking for on-street parking was approximately eight minutes – a […]

justDrive receives its first reviews

By | 2016-11-23T16:33:41+00:00 December 2nd, 2015|Categories: CloudCar|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Nothing could be more rewarding than excellent endorsements from end users. It reinforces our belief in the mission CloudCar has embarked upon. It also provides great feedback on what matters to our end users, so that we can decide which features to improve upon, which new features to include, and which features we […]

Volvo Concept 26 imagines the interior of fully autonomous cars

By | 2017-08-07T09:35:09+00:00 November 30th, 2015|Categories: Industry News|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

It’s me again bringing you some industry news… I saw this at the LA AutoShow. The idea is VERY interesting and certainly lends itself well to our solution! Check it out. – Luke

written by Jay Ramey originally posted on AutoNews

Volvo’s concept car at the Los Angeles Auto Show isn’t […]

JLR won’t attend Detroit Auto Show

By | 2017-08-07T09:35:09+00:00 November 24th, 2015|Categories: Industry News, Jaguar Land Rover|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

“Not surprising.  The Detroit Show as well as Convergence are becoming less important every year.  As cars become more focused on electronics, the move is toward global and consumer facing shows like CES and MWC.  Interesting how deeply high-tech is impacting the automotive business as a whole.” – Luke

Originally posted by Diana Kurylko […]