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    Amazon Key unlocks Volvo and GM vehicles for parcel deliveries


    Amazon Prime in-car delivery (Image: Volvo) Both Volvo Cars and General Motors have announced the addition of the Amazon Key app to their respective connected services in the USA. This will be available to customers in 37 US cities and their surrounding areas, with more locations to follow. For ...

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    Daimler starts test of in-car delivery


    Zetsche says in-car deliveries will free up people's time (Photo: IFA) Daimler will start a test of in-car deliveries this autumn in Germany in an attempt to offer a practical use for new connected technologies. The German premium brand said the service, which will start in Stuttgart, Cologne, Bonn ...

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    automotiveIT Congress: Mercedes-Benz advances multi-channel strategy


    Mercedes CIO Drakopoulos (Photo: Claus Dick) HANOVER - Internet companies such as Amazon can show automakers the way to a better customer-facing digital sales approach, Mercedes-Benz CIO Nikitas Drakopoulos said Thursday. Automakers have to face the challenges that do not only comprise makeovers of web pages but every single ...

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    Ford looks at Apple, Amazon for clues to successful transformation


    Ford Motor is conducting 25 mobility experiments (Photo: Ford) Ford Motor said it would study companies such as Apple and Amazon to learn how to successfully manage a major industry transformation. Ford Motor CEO Mark Fields, in an address to the International CAR Symposium in Bochum, Germany, announced that ...

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    CeBIT Global Conferences - Hanover


    The conference center at the Hannover Messe will be the venue for the CeBIT Global Conferences program (Photo: CeBIT) Senior IT managers from Amazon, eBay, IBM, Microsoft and Siemens will be among the speakers at a series of events hosted at the CeBIT high-tech fair in Hanover next month. CeBIT ...