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Here’s a great way to learn and get an update on the autonomous driving industry. This resource is a collection of autonomous vehicle related presentations (announcements, lectures, webinars, and panels) made by key market players, academic institutes, and startups. The table includes a brief explanation of each of the included items associated with a link to each of the clips. This collection is carefully selected in order to offer the viewer an insight into this market segment and its associated technologies.
This resource is a collection of level 5 autonomous vehicle demonstrations (Video clips and short product introductions). The table includes a brief explanation for each of the demonstrations associated with a link to each of the videos. This collection of selected demonstrations offers viewers an insight into this market segment.
Author: Ofer Ronn
Abstract: this analysis brief features a collection of major business transaction (M&A’s & investments) related to the autonomous vehicle market segments. The analysis includes a table presenting a list of the transactions, and references to both informative and analytic sources for further insights. All transactions included are a part of an overall autonomous vehicle strategy.
Author: Ofer Ronn
This analysis brief reflects the recent trend of using Smartphones as “in-vehicle” data collectors (instead of black boxes or OBD2 dongles) for Insurance Telematics solutions. The brief includes a table presenting a collection of smartphone based Telematics insurance solutions. Information about the various products is organized in a comparison manner and includes: Telematics features, scoring parameters, and value added services.
This analysis brief reflects the recent trend of on-street parking search applications. The brief table includes a collection of parking search applications/services. Information about the various products is organized in a comparison format and includes: company information, product information, parking search algorithm descriptions, mythology, analysis platforms availability, APIs, and more (last update- March, 2017).
Matrix presenting published integration information on Google’s Android-Auto: vehicle model integrations, available third party applications, aftermarket head unit support & phone support.
The article discusses the short history of Android Auto and CarPlay since introduction three years ago. It explores the original vision of car application-richness and its fulfillment. Examining the current situation, the article focuses on the car data conflict and reviews car resource limitations and their influence on the evolution of car applications. Finally, two possible scenarios are analyzed in an attempt to predict the future of this market.
Author: Israel Ronn
Author: Ofer Ronn
This brief analysis provides a snapshot of the main players in the V2X market and their offerings. The brief table includes a collection of V2V/V2I companies and information about their product offerings, alliances, and investors. Due to the different types of companies involved in this market, the list also includes descriptions of the various company types.
Resource type: Article
Authors: Sharona Meushar & Israel Ronn
The 2015 Smart Cities Conference took place at the Daniel hotel Hertzlia, Israel on October 27th, 2015. The conference brought together over 160 attendees, speakers and sponsors, with the common goal of learning and sharing insights about urban technology challenges and the road ahead. Conference tracks were themed around the applications and the underlying technology; here are some of the highlights from the presentations.
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