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Business

CEOs Say Shareholder Value Isn’t Everything

Publicly trade companies have a duty to do much more than deliver hefty dividends to shareholders, says the Business Roundtable.

Connectivity

Iteris, Cisco Partner on Smart City Initiatives

Iteris Inc., a provider of applied transportation data, is teaming with Silicon Valley tech giant Cisco Systems Inc. on several traffic management and smart city initiatives.

Hybrid

EV Startup Nio’s U.S. Chief Quits

The head of U.S. operations for Chinese electric-car startup Nio Ltd. is leaving the company next month.

AI

Renault-Nissan-Mitsubishi Invests in Chinese Autonomous Tech Startup

The Renault-Nissan-Mitsubishi alliance is making an unspecified investment in WeRide.ai, a Chinese startup company specializing in autonomous vehicle technology.

Business

TI Touts Smaller, More Efficient Car Ethernet Receiver

Texas Instruments Inc. claims its new automotive Ethernet physical layer transceiver is smaller, lighter and more efficient than similar systems being developed by competitors.

Business

Dassault Tops Sustainability Rankings

Dassault Systemes was named the world’s Most Sustainable Corporation by Corporate Knights, a Toronto-based magazine and research firm.

Intelligent Transportation

Hyundai to Launch In-Vehicle Ethernet Application

Hyundai Motor Co. plans to launch an in-vehicle Ethernet communications platform in “hyper-connected” production vehicles next year.

Production

Hyundai Opens Data Center in China

Hyundai Motor Co. has opened a “big-data” center in Guiyang, China, to coordinate and analyze information collected from the company's connected cars operating in the country.

Autonomous Vehicles

TomTom, Cisco to Partner on Traffic Management Data for Autonomous Cars

TomTom International BV and Cisco Systems Inc. say they will work together to develop sophisticated data systems for autonomous and connected vehicles.

Autonomous Vehicles

Valeo, Cisco Partner on Parking Service for Autonomous Vehicles

Valeo SA and Cisco Systems Inc. are launching a new automated parking service in France as part of a collaborative development between the companies.

Mobility

The $5 Trillion Mobility Market

Mobility Consultant, Andreas Mai says the market for advanced mobility goods and services will total at least $5 trillion over the next 10 years

VIEWPOINT | MEET WCX, THE RE-IMAGINED SAE WORLD CONGRESS

The SAE World Congress is no more. Meet WCX 17, its reimagined replacement, which will debut April 4-6 at Detroit’s Cobo Center.

Mobility

VIEWPOINT | THE WORLD MOBILITY LEADERSHIP FORUM

This month Detroit is hosting the World Mobility Leadership Forum, an invitational event featuring major thought leaders who will present their views about the challenges and opportunities in mobility presented by this new era in the auto industry.

Business

BMW Inks Deal with California Ride-Sharing Firm

BMW AG’s iVentures venture capital arm is investing an unspecified amount in California-based startup Scoop Technologies Inc., which markets a namesake carpooling app.

Hybrid

China’s NextEV Readies Electric Supercar

NextEV Inc., a startup founded by Chinese billionaire William Li in 2014, plans to unveil its first model—an all-electric supercar—by year-end.   

Hyundai Connects with Cisco on “Smart” Car Technology

Hyundai Motor Co. is partnering with Silicon Valley tech giant Cisco Systems Inc. to develop next-generation connected-car technologies.

Connectivity

Samsung Readies Aftermarket Connectivity System

Samsung Electronics Co. is launching a new software interface that enables connectivity with third-party service providers, creates an in-vehicle wi-fi hotspot, delivers diagnostic support and can help drivers improve their fuel efficiency.

Mobility

Continental to Launch “Smart Map” Navigation System

Continental AG will supply its new eHorizon telematics system to an unnamed carmaker with the first application due to launch later this year or sometime in 2017.

VIEWPOINT | EXPLORE THE NEW TECH HUB AT SAE 2015 WOLRD CONGRESS

SAE International's World Congress and Exhibition in Detroit is always a forum for the latest in automotive technologies.

Mobility

"Smart" Connected Cars

As cars become connected, they will exchange more information with their environment and each other.

Autonomous Vehicles

Conti Will Add Mapping Partner for Advanced Nav System

Continental AG confirms to Automotive News that it will add an electronic mapping company to its expanding network of partners to develop next-generation navigation technology for autonomous vehicles.

Mobility

IBM, Conti to Develop Cloud-Based Mobility System

Continental AG and International Business Machines Corp. are collaborating to create a global platform that can deliver a wide range of Web-based services to and among vehicles.

Mobility

Conti, IBM Partner on Cloud-Based Mobility System

Continental AG and International Business Machines Corp. are partnering to create a global platform that can deliver a wide range of Web-based services to and among vehicles.