• ford fields.automotiveIT

    Ford Motor's Fields to deliver keynote at 2015 CES


    Ford's Fields (pictured) and Daimler's Zetsche will be top auto-industry speakers at CES 2015 (Photo; Ford) Ford Motor CEO Mark Fields, further increasing the automotive presence at the International CES, will deliver a keynote address at the Las Vegas consumer electronics convention January 6. He will join Daimler CEO ...

  • daimler.automotiveIT

    Daimler's Zetsche to keynote CES 2015


    Zetsche is pushing autonomous-driving technologies at Daimler. He also spoke at the CES in 2012 (Photo: Daimler) Daimler CEO Dieter Zetsche, keen to affirm the his car company's connectivity credentials, will deliver a keynote address at the 2015 International CES consumer electronics fair in Las Vegas in early January. ...

  • audi a3.automotiveIT

    AT&T to provide 4G to Audi A3 in US


    A3 owners can add LTE for the car to their AT&T data plan (Photo: Audi) LAS VEGAS - AT&T, capitalizing on its large mobile network, will provide  4G LTE connectivity to Audi's new A3 in the US. The telecommunications group, which made the announcement at the CES consumer ...

  • nvidia tegra.automotiveIT

    CES: Nvidia shows high-power automotive chip


    LAS VEGAS -- Nvidia said its new K1 mobile processor will provide a decisive impulse for the trend toward autonomous driving. Nvidia's Tegra K1 chip offers more computing power and low energy consumption (Photo: Nvidia) The US-based chipmaker said the its Tegra K1 chip is an automotive-grade version of ...

  • harman.automotiveIT

    CES: Harman unveils next-gen infotainment platform


    Harman builds premium infotainment for the Mercedes S-Class and other models (Photo; Harman) LAS VEGAS -- Harman unveiled a next-generation automotive infotainment platform that offers an HTML 5-based application environment. The premium audio and infotainment group said the platform will allow for faster development of connected apps and offer ...

  • ford.automotiveIT

    Ford appoints former Cadillac exec to run connected-car operations


    Butler was for many years a senior Cadillac executive (Photo: GM) Ford Motor has appointed Don Butler to develop its connected-car strategy, consolidating an area of growing automotive importance under one executive. Butler resigned as vice president global strategy at General Motors' Cadillac division in the summer of 2013. ...

  • daimler.automotiveIT

    At CES, a Mercedes connected to "internet of things"


    Mercedes has signed an agreement with smart watch maker Pebble (Photo: Mercedes) Mercedes-Benz will show at the upcoming CES in Las Vegas how an intelligently networked vehicle becomes part of the internet of things. In the runup to the huge consumer electronics show, the German premium car maker signed ...

  • audi.automotiveIT

    Ford Motor, Audi to show concept cars at CES


    Audi's hybrid concept has a 700 bhp e-tron powertrain (Photo: Audi) Ford Motor and Audi will show two concept cars at the international CES in Las Vegas this year, underscoring the growing importance to the car industry of the annual consumer electronics gathering. Ford will unveil the C-Max Solar ...

  • bosch.automotiveIT

    Bosch establishes internet-of-things unit


    Bosch expects the internet of things to generate a broad range of new services (Photo: Bosch) Robert Bosch, which has been driving the internet-of-things trend, is establishing a separate unit to make devices and objects talk to each other. The company, Bosch Connected Devices and Solutions, will build compact ...

  • CES.automotiveIT

    9 automakers set to exhibit at Las Vegas International CES


    Automotive floor space is set to rise to 140,000 square feet at the 2014 CES (Photo: CES) Nine global carmakers will have displays at the International CES in Las Vegas, continuing a trend of more automotive presence at major consumer electronics events. Audi, BMW, Chrysler, Ford, General Motors, Kia, ...