Panasonic launches EV charging service for India
Posted: 17 May 2019 05:07 AM PDT
Panasonic announced the launch of smart EV charging service in India – Nymbus. A charging service combines physical components such as charging stations, swap stations, on board charges, telematics systems and the virtual components like cloud service, analytics, intuitive dashboard, and artificial intelligence to deliver a one-stop solution.
Mitsubishi Electric and HERE develop system that warns about upcoming road hazards
Posted: 17 May 2019 03:00 AM PDT
Mitsubishi Electric with HERE Technologies has developed a new system that would give drivers a few valuable extra seconds or minutes to prepare for potential danger on the road ahead, such as by switching lanes or simply driving with greater caution. The system piloted by the companies enables vehicles to automatically warn others about upcoming road hazards with lane-level precision.
Paris-Saclay Autonomous Lab to develop new mobility services
Posted: 17 May 2019 02:23 AM PDT
Groupe Renault, the Transdev Group, IRT SystemX, Institut VEDECOM and the University of Paris-Saclay have joined hands to initiate Paris-Saclay Autonomous Lab project. Its purpose is to develop new autonomous mobility services using dedicated lane and public and campus streets to supplement the existing Saclay Plateau transportation systems. It was inaugurated recently at the SPRING 2019 innovation event.
Michelin acquires Masternaut
Posted: 17 May 2019 12:34 AM PDT
French tyre manufacturer Michelin has acquired Masternaut, one of the largest European telematics providers. The Group expects that this acquisition will speed up the deployment of telematics offerings in the region.
MultiVu raises $7M
Posted: 16 May 2019 11:30 PM PDT
MultiVu has announced the completion of a $7M seed round led by Israel’s most active venture investor OurCrowd, Cardumen Capital and Hong Kong based investment firm Junson Capital.