Intelligent Mobility

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CAN bus anomoly detection for securing cars from cyber threats

IT security specialist develops Anomaly Detection system to analyse CAN bus communications for potential presence of malicious code. With a long-established presence in the field of cyber security for home and office systems, Symantec is now giving the automotive industry …

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Connected infrastructure testing to begin in UK

HORIBA MIRA joins the UK CITE consortium and begins working on the first phase of testing autonomous and connected vehicles and infrastructure. A new project has now been started using money from the £100 million Intelligent Mobility Fund released by …

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Bridging the connectivity gap for emergency vehicles

TomTom and vehicle radio specialist collaborate on developing integrated connectivity of devices used by emergency services in their vehicles. Navigation and mapping specialist, TomTom has teamed up with elektronik-labor CARLS to provide radio applications for emergency services based on TomTom …

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5G on trial for advanced HGV communications

Collaborative project sees Ericsson and Scania develop and test the use of 5G networks for advanced communication systems for freight vehicles. The use of 5G communications in the field of transport communications is under trial as part of a new …

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Partnership works on radar based gesture control

Google and Harman are working together on in-vehicle audio systems including Project Soli for precise and intuitive gesture control. The combined high technology expertise of both Harman and Google will yield the modular audio systems of the car of the …

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Smartphone dock with voice recognition and gesture control

A dashboard mounting for smartphones and accompanying app aims to reduce distracted driving by enabling voice activation and gesture control capabilities. Logitech has introduced the Logi ZeroTouch Air Vent and Logi ZeroTouch Dashboard smart car mounts for Android smartphones that …

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Cyber vulnerabilities go beyond roadside infrastructure

Electronic transport infrastructure vulnerabilities are just one aspect of the problems facing future transport systems, according to security experts. A recent report from cyber-security company, Kaspersky Lab, has shown that research it conducted in Moscow brought to light the vulnerability …

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Vision of the connected car of the future

Bosch unveils its future transport connected car with a vision of automated driving and the vehicle as a fully connected personal assistant. Attendees of the re:publica event taking place this week in Berlin will get a glimpse of the future …

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Built-in dashboard app protects child pedestrians

Volkswagen partnership aims to bring smart dashboard app into future models to detect impending danger for children approaching moving vehicles. German company, Coodriver has come into the radar of Volkswagen as the two companies sign a partnership agreement to integrate …

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Reverse pedestrian detection system aims to cut child deaths

Harman has developed a system using software and existing vehicle sensor hardware to improve the ability to detect pedestrians of all sizes when reversing. Every year, around 15,000 pedestrians are either killed or injured in the USA as a result …

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