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MY2015 and Older GM Vehicles Will Stop Having OnStar Active After Next Month
MY2015 and Older GM Vehicles Will Stop Having OnStar Active After Next Month

27 Nov 2022, 21:58 UTC · By: Sebastian Toma / That time has come, folks. Some vehicles of the 2015 model year are now old enough to have a technology that is going dark after next month

 
GM Vowed To Make Money Out of Connected Services and It Now Forces OnStar on Its Customers
GM Vowed To Make Money Out of Connected Services and It Now Forces OnStar on Its Customers

11 Aug 2022, 12:43 UTC · By: Cristian Agatie / GM has been jacking up the prices for many vehicles by $1,500 to force unwanted connectivity services that were supposed to be optional onto owners

 
Most Drivers Want Connected Cars, but Not All Want the Same Features, Study Finds
Most Drivers Want Connected Cars, but Not All Want the Same Features, Study Finds

5 Jul 2022, 17:40 UTC · By: Sebastian Toma / A recent study made in three countries has shown that most drivers do want some connected car features. There is a group that does not want any of it, though

 
See if Your Vehicle Is Affected by 3G Network Shutdown and What You Can Do About It
See if Your Vehicle Is Affected by 3G Network Shutdown and What You Can Do About It

6 Mar 2022, 12:17 UTC · By: Cristian Agatie / We compiled a list of vehicles that are affected by the 3G networks' shutdown and the measures that carmakers took to solve the problem

 
The Mustang Mach-E Spies on Drivers, Ford Uses Data To Make More Money
The Mustang Mach-E Spies on Drivers, Ford Uses Data To Make More Money

9 Feb 2022, 17:03 UTC · By: Cristian Agatie / Connected cars offer the carmakers the perfect tools to understand owners' behavior and alter performance to make more money

 
New Traffic Sensor Uses Artificial Intelligence to Detect Any Vehicle on the Road
New Traffic Sensor Uses Artificial Intelligence to Detect Any Vehicle on the Road

4 Sep 2021, 06:35 UTC · By: Bogdan Popa / Iteris has announced an AI-powered sensor that offers not only 1080p video support but also 4D radar support for smart intersections

 
IBM-Developed “Stolen Vehicle Help” for Mercedes me, Now Available for U.S. Customers
IBM-Developed “Stolen Vehicle Help” for Mercedes me, Now Available for U.S. Customers

3 Sep 2021, 08:20 UTC · By: Otilia Drăgan / IBM and Mercedes-Benz launched a new service in the Mercedes.me app, which helps track and recover a stolen vehicle, the fastest and easiest way possible.

 
Your Car Will Pay for Gas and Parking So You Don’t Have To
Your Car Will Pay for Gas and Parking So You Don’t Have To

17 Aug 2021, 07:39 UTC · By: Bogdan Popa / BlackBerry announces vehicle-based payment system that will power the next-generation connected vehicles, allowing for secure transactions

 
Malware Infections, Hackers Are the Biggest Fears of Connected Car Owners
Malware Infections, Hackers Are the Biggest Fears of Connected Car Owners

10 Apr 2021, 18:33 UTC · By: Bogdan Popa / Research shows that 37 percent of the connected car owners are very concerned about cybersecurity, thinking a breach could compromise their vehicles

 
Ford Acts Selfless, Will Share Connected Car Safety Data With Other Automakers
Ford Acts Selfless, Will Share Connected Car Safety Data With Other Automakers

21 Jan 2021, 13:11 UTC · By: Aurel Niculescu / Everyone should chip in when it comes to making car journeys safer, but sometimes baby steps can do the trick if there's enough of them

 
How to Make Your Dumb Car Smart with Sensors, Cameras and Amazon Echo Auto
How to Make Your Dumb Car Smart with Sensors, Cameras and Amazon Echo Auto

13 Jul 2019, 10:29 UTC · By: Daniel Patrascu / It was calculated there are over 1 billion motor vehicles roaming the streets of our planet, most of them without smart technologies

 
Volkswagen Cloud Moving to Cover U.S., China as ID Launch Approaches
Volkswagen Cloud Moving to Cover U.S., China as ID Launch Approaches

27 Feb 2019, 14:56 UTC · By: Daniel Patrascu / For car owners, that translates into the ability to access services like media streaming, connected smart home, in-car office, personal assistant and more

 
The Kia READ Looks Like HAL 9000 as a Kid
The Kia READ Looks Like HAL 9000 as a Kid

8 Jan 2019, 12:27 UTC · By: Daniel Patrascu / Kia is showing the READ emotion-reading tech at CES 2019 in Las Vegas in three configurations: READ Me, READ Now, and READ Motion

 
Connected Apps Could Leave Former Owners in Control of The Car You Buy
Connected Apps Could Leave Former Owners in Control of The Car You Buy

30 Jul 2018, 09:52 UTC · By: Daniel Patrascu / Users of connected car apps forget to log out from their accounts and could essentially still control the cars after selling them

 
Clever Marketing Stunt Goes Viral, It's Not What Everyone Imagines
Clever Marketing Stunt Goes Viral, It's Not What Everyone Imagines

23 Mar 2017, 16:29 UTC · By: Sebastian Toma / Verizon's advertising agency needs to get a prize, as it has made a commercial for a service that became viral in no time. Everyone thought it was a car. Nope

 
Car-To-X-Communication: The Pros And Cons of The Tech That Will Come To Your Car
Car-To-X-Communication: The Pros And Cons of The Tech That Will Come To Your Car

14 Dec 2016, 17:26 UTC · By: Sebastian Toma / Connected cars are a thing of the present, but Car-To-X is the future of all vehicles. We made a guide to show you what it means

 
HERE Brings Automakers Together to Share Live Traffic Data Among Cars
HERE Brings Automakers Together to Share Live Traffic Data Among Cars

26 Sep 2016, 18:44 UTC · By: Vlad Mitrache / A future where the traffic conditions ahead hold no secrets is closer than we might think and we have Audi, BMW, and Mercedes-Benz to thank for

 
Future Mercedes-Benz Cars Will Do the Chores You Hate
Future Mercedes-Benz Cars Will Do the Chores You Hate

5 Sep 2016, 12:15 UTC · By: Vlad Mitrache / Daimler CEO, Dr. Dieter Zetsche, provides us with a vision of the future that's both enticing and a little scary. Not as scary as his mustache, though

 
Teenagers Everywhere, Beware: the Verizon Hum Is on to Your Antics
Teenagers Everywhere, Beware: the Verizon Hum Is on to Your Antics

17 Feb 2016, 23:19 UTC · By: Vlad Mitrache / $14.99 per month in exchange of pulling a little 1984-style surveillance on your kid when they go out in the family car? Yes, please

 
Panasonic, AT&T to Work on Connected Car Concepts
Panasonic, AT&T to Work on Connected Car Concepts

9 Jun 2011, 05:15 UTC · By: Daniel Patrascu / Seeing how the infotainment solutions and connected systems for cars are gaining an increasing importance on the automotive market, two of the biggest companies on the telecommunications market, Pan...