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Building a Smarter World: A new generation of connected car

We all know the world is getting smarter but who is it that’s building this new smarter world? Almost everyone on the globe has their part to play in developing this world, but in particular dedicated and passionate engineers, thinkers and innovators are creating the smart technology solutions to the Read More

Posted by Martijn van der Linden  /   July 03, 2015  /   Posted in automotive, Automotive Featured, Featured, Innovation, Innovation Featured, Innovation Trends, News, News Featured  /   No Comments

What the experts say about the future of driving

How do you bring together people from insurance, government, research, and technology? Start talking about connected cars and autonomous driving. That’s what happened at a recent event, sponsored by ITS America, an advocacy group for intelligent transportation systems. Representatives from AAA, BMW, Google, NXP, and the U.S. Dept. of Transportation Read More

Posted by hillarycain  /   June 04, 2015  /   Posted in automotive, Automotive Featured, Connected car, Events, Events Featured, Featured  /   No Comments

What will the cars of the future look like?

Experts say the car industry will develop more in the next decade than it has in the last fifty years due to the rise in connectivity and mobile technology. Ultimately our vehicles will be transformed into a ‘super computer’ on wheels, housing huge amounts of data to enable safer and Read More

Posted by Lars Reger  /   March 19, 2015  /   Posted in automotive, Automotive Featured, Connected car, Events, Events Featured, Featured  /   1 Comments

NXP Shows the Future of the Driving Experience MWC 2015

The car as we know it is transforming from a simple mode of transport to a personalised mobile information hub – fully connected to the outside world. Manufacturers are working on secure, self-driving cars and vehicles are starting to communicate with each other, as well as with their surrounding infrastructure Read More

Posted by Martijn van der Linden  /   February 23, 2015  /   Posted in automotive, Automotive Featured, Connected car, Featured, Innovation, Internet of Things  /   No Comments

eCall to reduce the number of road fatalities by 2,500 each year

Statistics from the World Health Organisation suggest that a fatality is caused by a road accident every 25 seconds, and latest figures from the European Commission Directorate General for Mobility and Transport shows there are 28,000 fatalities on European roads over the course of a year. In a bid to Read More

Posted by NXP Staff  /   December 15, 2014  /   Posted in automotive, Connected car, Featured, Innovation, Innovation Featured, Innovation Trends, Uncategorized  /   No Comments

Happy Birthday, Henry Ford! If Only He Could See the Connected Car

Happy Birthday, Henry Ford! If Only He Could See the Connected Car July 30 is the birth date of one of the great pioneers of the automotive industry, the founder of the Ford Automotive Company.  The Ford franchise and brand have perfected the development of the assembly line technique of mass Read More

Posted by Drue Freeman  /   July 30, 2014  /   Posted in automotive, Automotive Featured, Connected car, Featured  /   No Comments

Solving Connected Car’s Privacy and Security Issues

Consumers are becoming increasingly aware of the privacy and security aspects of their digital lives. Vehicle-to-vehicle or vehicle-to-infrastructure communication is yet another form of digital data exchange. How are privacy and security guaranteed? Although vehicle-to-vehicle and vehicle-to-infrastructure communication — collectively referred to as V2X — is perhaps not yet widely Read More

Posted by Todd Hallinan  /   July 03, 2014  /   Posted in automotive, Automotive Featured, Connected car, Featured, Security  /   No Comments

Addressing the security of the connected car

As we move to the age of the ‘connected car,’ more functions of vehicles and road infrastructure will be accessible digitally, presenting both new opportunities and security threats. Unlike the financial world where credit cards, pin numbers and ATM machines are designed to operate in a closed system, the automotive Read More

Posted by Lars Reger  /   April 17, 2014  /   Posted in automotive, Automotive Featured, Connected car, Featured  /   1 Comments