connected car

Connected mobility the star of the show at Geneva Motor Show

After years of incremental change, the automotive industry is finally undergoing a revolution. The advent of the connected car means big things for car manufacturers. This is why, aside from the new innovations in fuel efficiency and performance engines; it’s connectivity that’s been grabbing the headlines at the Geneva Motor Read More

Posted by Stefanie Linke  /   March 07, 2014  /   Posted in Automotive, Automotive Featured, Events, Events Featured, Featured  /   No Comments

Rick Clemmer, NXP CEO, Mobile World Congress preview Part II – The Connected Car

At Mobile World Congress 2014 NXP is all about enabling secure connections for a smarter world. In part one of his MWC 2014 preview, NXP CEO Rick Clemmer discussed the innovative ways we are securing payment systems, connections to the cloud and car entry. But keyless technology is not the Read More

Posted by Joon Knapen  /   February 20, 2014  /   Posted in Automotive, Automotive Featured, Events, Events Featured, Featured, Wireless infrastructure  /   No Comments

Car of the future Stella starring in Singapore

World’s first solar-powered family car Stella is starring in several events in Singapore during the International Energy Week (SIEW) from October 28 up to November 1.  Update November 1 -Stella had the leading role in a press event. The media had been invited to the technical college in Nanyang Polytechnic to attend Read More

Posted by Martijn van der Linden  /   October 28, 2013  /   Posted in Automotive, Featured, Innovation  /   3 Comments

Dutch Connected Car trial – improving everybody’s driving experience

During the Connected Car trial, NXP, IBM and its partners (Nokia, Rijkswaterstaat, ANWB, Cibatax, Technolution, TNO, KPN, Tass Software Solutions and TU Eindhoven) have equipped 200 participating cars with a special telematics chip to automatically gather driving conditions data – such as bad weather or traffic density – which is then Read More

Posted by Martijn van der Linden  /   February 21, 2013  /   Posted in Automotive, Slider Main  /   No Comments

Drue Freeman highlights connected mobility in this month’s Automotive Industries

Following our recent blog looking at the evolution of the car key, Drue Freeman – our SVP for global automotive sales and marketing – has given an extended interview in this month’s Automotive Industries magazine where he talks in depth about NXP’s leadership in the field of the Connected Car. Read More

Posted by Birgit Ahlborn  /   November 26, 2012  /   Posted in Automotive, Innovation, Innovation Featured  /   No Comments

No more traffic delays? The future of mobility needs smarter solutions!

How to improve mobility in times of economic crisis is a hot topic in many countries. However, pilot projects already showed that technology can improve traffic flows and motivate car drivers to change habits. In this video, shot for the Dutch mobility week, I explain that with smart technology, governments don’t Read More

Posted by Maurice Geraets  /   September 24, 2012  /   Posted in Automotive, Automotive Featured  /   No Comments