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Module combines support for WiFi, Bluetooth and NFC September 11, 2014 Module combines support for WiFi, Bluetooth and NFC For wireless in-vehicle applications such as rear-seat entertainment or internet connectivity for passengers, Berlin-based Lesswire AG has developed an automotive-grade radio module. The WiBear 11ac supports WiFi (802.11ac), Bluetooth 4.0 and NFC. Read more Start-Stop batteries achieve four times longer cycle life September 11, 2014 Start-Stop batteries achieve four times longer cycle life Exide Technologies' AGM Start-Stop battery claims to achieve four times longer cycle life which is 20% more power and more than three times the charge acceptance of a standard conventional battery. Read more Delphi to supply C2X to GM, starting 2016 September 10, 2014 Delphi to supply C2X to GM, starting 2016 Despite commitments from several OEMs, the exact future of Car-2-X communications (also known as V2X) remains vague. While General Motors recently announced V2X as a series feature for some of its cars and Daimler even mentioned 2013 as start of production, most OEMs cautiously avoid defining an exact ... Read more Green Hills OS support for Renesas’ R-Car automotive platform September 10, 2014 Green Hills OS support for Renesas’ R-Car automotive platform GHS has applied its Integrity RTOS for the Renesas platform, targeting digital clusters, infotainment systems and advanced driver assist (ADAS) vision and sensor fusion systems Read more Study reveals why electromobility lags behind expectations September 09, 2014 Study reveals why electromobility lags behind expectations Has electromobility arrived in everyday live? Or better: Why is this not the case? Researchers of the Frankfurt University of Applied Science have questioned users of electric vehicles. Though the poll was conducted exclusively among German users, the results provide interesting insights into how e-card ... Read more Timing design tool gets support for FlexRay, Autosar 3.x/4.x September 09, 2014 Timing design tool gets support for FlexRay, Autosar 3.x/4.x At its customer conference this week, software tool vendor Symtavision will preview the latest release of its SymTA/S system-level timing design and verification tool. The new release - it bears version number 3.6 - features improvements in system distribution analysis performance, memory usage, multicore ... Read more GM spurs development of automated driving September 08, 2014 GM spurs development of automated driving General Motors is planning to take the lead in highly automated driving: While European carmakers pursue rather long-term plans with automated driving, the US carmaker now changed to the fast lane: Within two years, this feature will be available in GM series vehicles. Read more BMW connects car through Smartwatch app September 05, 2014 BMW connects car through Smartwatch app The boundaries between automotive electronics, smart home and the rest of the world are blurring. BMW now offers evidence for this truism - at the IFA, the consumer electronic fair currently going on in Berlin. The carmaker shows a range of innovative connectivity solutions around the car. Read more App looks into vehicle electronics September 05, 2014 App looks into vehicle electronics Most drivers (at least as long as they are engineers) every now and then whish to take a closer look into the electronic guts of their vehicles. The golo onboard adapter from repair workshop equipment vendor Launch Europe (Kerpen, Germany) establishes the connection between the On-Board Diagnostics (OBD2) ... Read more Baselabs, Tass facilitate virtual testing of ADAS algorithms September 04, 2014 Baselabs, Tass facilitate virtual testing of ADAS algorithms The development of automated vehicle systems and sophisticated driver assistance systems is already taking shape - with the design of virtual test environments for complex sensor fusion scenarios. Against this background two players in the small but promising niche of algorithms and platforms for virtual ... Read more
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