Vehicle Communication

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

Hyundai and Kia will use Bell’s wireless network to offer connected services

Connected cars are becoming the norm, and Hyundai and Kia are the latest vehicle manufacturers to jump on board.

Internet of Things

Continental advances 5G technology for the connected car

The technology company Continental started a joint research and development collaboration to realize 5G vehicle communications with the Japanese …

5GAA, NGMN argue for cellular, not DSCR, in NHTSA proposal

Out with the old, in with the new, according to several cellular industry groups commenting on the U.S. National Highway Traffic Safety …

What you need to know about vehicle-to-vehicle communication

In addition to which, V2I technology shows promise to significantly bolster traffic efficiency by notifying drivers about existing traffic jams, …

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 …

Transportation

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

The U.S. Department of Transportation auto-safety regulators have mandated that new vehicles must communicate with each other through …

U.S. Dept. of Transportation

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 …

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

After more than a decade's worth of research, development and investment, the dawn of the connected car appears imminent.<p>In addition to the mandate …

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 …

Transportation

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.

Transportation

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</b> …

Securing the connected car in the digital age - Information Age

'Car hacking is a very real threat that will continue to increase as we move towards greater connectivity and autonomous vehicles, with more and more …

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 …

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 …

Transportation

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 …

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 …

Securing High-Computerized Cars Proving an Intractable Problem

Today's connected cars have become veritable computers on wheels that are inviting targets for hackers and are proving difficult to comprehensively …

Cybersecurity

FCC Studying Cybersecurity of Connected Vehicle Tech

July 27 — The Federal Communications Commission is weighing cybersecurity concerns about automotive industry technology to enable vehicle-to-vehicle …

The thought of technology taking the wheel and having full control of a 4,000 lb car barreling down the highway is causing concern for some engineers and autonomous vehicle researchers in Windsor.

Google Self-Driving Prototype Vehicle. (Photo courtesy Google)<p>Possible Self-Driving Cars Causing Concern In Windsor<p>July 22, 2016 …

How driverless trucks will change the economy

Self-driving vehicles are on the horizon – but cars might need to give way to driverless trucks on this occasion.<p>More people are starting to become …

The Multitude of Threat Vectors Vehicle Area Networks Create

The next big thing in technology appears to be autonomous or smart vehicles, and with them will come vehicle area networks (VANs). While vehicle area …

US auto industry urged to share its vehicle-to-vehicle 5.9GHz spectrum allocation

Yesterday Guy Daniels reported on how and why mobile operator hegemony will be under threat from 5G rather than saved by it (see - Making the case …

Battle over a sliver of bandwidth hinges on cars talking to each other

The battle over bandwidth — that precious commodity that makes the high-tech world rock and roll — was rejoined this week with Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx saying that cable companies should back off until there is proof that their ambition will not imperil automotive progress.<p>At stake is …

FCC

Daimler launches autonomous platooning technology

Date: 23.03.2016<p><b>Daimler unveils Highway Pilot Connect and commits to a series of internet-related communication technology advances with new business</b> …