Vehicle Communication

By Maen Artimy | Covering car-to-car and car-to-road communication technologies

V2X (vehicle-to-everything) conquers tough roadway curves, construction zones, red lights

WASHINGTON, DC — Vehicle-to-infrastructure (V2I) communication works. A demonstration at the Washington Auto Show provided road information and …

All new cars could have V2V tech by 2023

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) recently published a proposed rule to require all new vehicles to have vehicle-to-vehicle (V2V) communication capabilities. It’s not an official requirement yet, but if it goes into effect in 2019 — a likely timeline for rules like this — …

Transportation

US DOT Sets New Vehicle-to-Vehicle Communication Requirements, Leaves Out IoT

U.S. auto-safety regulators have mandated that new vehicles must communicate with each other through vehicle-to-vehicle (V2V) technology beginning in …

Car-to-car connectivity is near, but challenges remain

<b>After more than a decade’s worth of research, development and investment, the dawn of the connected car appears imminent.</b><p>In addition to the mandate for vehicle-to-vehicle communications technology the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration proposed in December, the Transportation Department …

Innovation

AT&T works on connecting cars to everything

At the AT&T Developer Summit, taking place in Las Vegas alongside CES, the cellular provider made a series of announcements regarding connected …

Six Bright Ideas That Are Changing City Driving

Details<p>You’ve been watching the cover art of sci-fi paperbacks for half a century now, so you know exactly what the city of the future will look …

NHTSA's vehicle-to-vehicle mandate could be DOA

BlackBerry opens self-driving and connected-vehicle R&D center

BlackBerry has opened an R&D center to speed up the creation of software for self-driving vehicles and connected communications technology that …

Driverless Cars

Ohio builds out its smart road

Ohio’s open road laboratory features high-capacity fiber-optic cables and sensors to communicate with autonomous and connected vehicles.

Government Technology

Audi now offering cars that can talk to traffic lights in Las Vegas

On the theory that a driver who knows when a red light will turn green is more relaxed and aware, vehicle manufacturer Audi is unveiling this week in Las Vegas a technology that enables vehicles to “read” traffic signals ahead and tell the motorist how long the wait will be.<p>It’s a simple display …

Transportation

The road to tomorrow: streets need to be as smart as the cars driving on them

It’s not enough for future vehicles to be shared and self-driving – a smart upgrade of our cities and streets is also required<p>Subscribe to WIRED<p><b>Flying-car enthusiasts may plan to make roads redundant, and</b> virtual telecommuting evangelists seek to do away with the need to travel at all - but for …

Transportation

Securing the connected car

As vehicles become increasingly connected and dependent on software security needs to be the top priority for car manufacturers. Increasingly …

Internet of Things

Volvo cars will start warning each other about road conditions later this year

Automated system will see 90 series cars share warnings about slippery roads ahead.<p>New Volvo cars sold in Europe will start to automatically …

Transportation

Audi, BMW and Daimler partner with tech firms to drive 5G into cars

Audi, BMW and Daimler have unveiled a partnership with some of the world's largest tech firms to develop the next generation of mobile networks for …

Internet of Things

Saving lives by letting cars talk to each other

The death of a person earlier this year while driving with Autopilot in a Tesla sedan, along with news of more crashes involving Teslas operating in …

Driverless Cars

20 years of telematics: Continental celebrates vehicle networking anniversary

Over two decades ago, communication and mobility – two basic human needs – were the driving forces behind the development of the first advanced …

Innovation

Audi Cars Will Be First in U.S. to Communicate With Traffic Lights

Select Audi vehicle models will be able to communicate with traffic lights in several U.S. cities starting this fall, allowing drivers to receive …