Connected Vehicles Generate BIG Data

This post is a follow-up to yesterday’s. ___________________________________________________________ As we know, the auto industry is in the midst of a major technological revolution. Although self-driving vehicles have garnered a huge amount of attention, “connected” vehicles will also have an enormous impact on marketing. Why? From the consumer’s point of view, connectivity means better Bluetooth interactivity, […]

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Expert Insights on Auto Industry Disruptions

Automotive News regularly runs an EY Automotive & Transportation Insights page from the EY consulting firm, “featuring videos, insights, opinions, thought leadership, stories, and better questions from EY to help automotive leaders in business build a better working world.” Below is a six-minute video seminar — featuring Julia Steyn, General Motors head of urban mobility […]

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Where Do YOU Stand on Ride-Hailing Apps?

During the short period that they’ve been operating, ride-hailing services such as Uber and Lyft have revolutionized the taxi and related-service businesses. Uber alone has handled well over a billion rides since its founding; and it is located around the United States and around the globe. Yet, despite the growth of Uber and Lyft, they […]

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Self-Driving Cars: Hacking a Possibility

We have written about self-driving — also known as autonomous — cars several times before (see, for example, 1, 2, 3). And for all of the positive attributes of these vehicles, there are also several negative factors. One negative aspect of self-driving cars (and traditional vehicles equipped with advanced communications systems) has not been discussed […]

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