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January 11, 2018

One quarter (25 percent) of car owners are not actively using their connected car’s features — a figure which includes 11 percent who don’t even know if their vehicle has the technology, according to a new study by Kantar TNS ...

January 08, 2018
Lindsay Shelton-Gross

ITS America formally announced the location of their 2018 Annual Meeting, to be hosted at Detroit, Michigan's COBO Center June 4–7 ...

January 05, 2018
Sam Morrissey

I listened to a live webcast, Washington Post Live: Transformers Cities. There was the usual discussion of how autonomous vehicles were going to shake up the way we get around, but I want to focus in on the question of the role of public transit ...

January 03, 2018

More than 33 million autonomous vehicles will be sold globally in 2040, a substantial increase from the 51,000 units forecast for the first year of significant volume in 2021, according to the latest autonomous vehicle sales forecast from IHS Markit ...

December 21, 2017

The Japanese automotive market is declining in terms of new vehicle sales due to depopulation, demotorization, as well as an aging society, especially in urban areas, according to a new report by Frost & Sullivan: Strategic Analysis of Automated Car Market in Japan, 2016. As an alternative business strategy, many Japanese OEMs are trying to find new revenue streams with disruptive technologies and connected services. Autonomous Vehicles represent a high potential technology that could bring business innovation beyond automotive industries ...

December 13, 2017

As IoT accelerates towards driving mission (even life-critical) applications, the need to manage performance at a massive scale increases incredibly. Failure to consider and address performance can have a dramatic impact on businesses ...

December 04, 2017
Pete Goldin

NYCDOT is currently in the design stage of its ground-breaking Connected Vehicle Pilot project. The project will implement multiple connected vehicle safety-related applications in parts of Manhattan and Brooklyn, consistent with the city's focus and dedication of resources to achieve its Vision Zero goal of reducing traffic-related injuries and fatalities to zero. The project will also improve mobility and travel time reliability and reduce the environmental impact of vehicle traffic. Taxis and delivery trucks will be among the major participants and project stakeholders ...

November 30, 2017
Jim Barbaresso

Technology is a key component in a city achieving "smart" status. However, cities should not implement technology for its own sake – it must be implemented strategically to solve real issues ...

November 27, 2017
Brian Christensen

Around the world thousands of road weather information systems (RWIS) have been set up to improve road safety during inclement weather (rain, snow, sleet, fog), increase efficient management of labor, equipment and materials for a variety of organizations, and to reduce the adverse environmental impacts from road maintenance activities (salt, de-icing chemicals) ...

November 14, 2017

Automotive and technology companies are already forging ahead with the rollout of self-driving cars in spite of lingering regulatory uncertainty and other challenges, according to a survey conducted by law firm Foley & Lardner LLP ...