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    Mobile World Congress - Barcelona


    More than 2,200 companies exhibited at the 2016 Mobile World Congress (Photo: MWC) The annual Mobile World Congress (MWC), which brings together stakeholders in the global connectivity revolution, will take place in Barcelona Feb. 27 through March 2. The annual gathering, the world's largest meeting place for the mobile ...

  • ghosn.automotiveIT

    Ghosn says driverless cars at least 10 years away


    Ghosn sees regulatory and cyber-security obstacles for driverless driving (Photo: Bloomberg) It will be at least 10 years before fully autonomous cars will be sold on world markets, Renault and Nissan CEO Carlos Ghosn said Monday. "We'll be going from more simple to more complex forms of autonomous driving," ...

  • ford focus 2014.automotiveIT

    Ford's new Focus features Sync 2 connectivity


    The new Ford Focus is equipped with advanced driver-assistance functions (Photo: Ford) Touting a new version of its Sync connectivity system, Ford unveiled a new Focus model at the Mobile World Congress (MWC) in Barcelona last week. The carmaker also introduced a range of new driver-assistance features, showing clearly ...

  • Spotify ford.automotiveIT

    With Spotify, Ford boosts infotainment offering


    Spotify will require an iPhone App to be used in Ford vehicles (Photo: Ford) The Spotify music streaming service will be available through Ford's Sync Applink, the US carmaker said Monday at the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona. The agreement marks the first time Spotify, which has a catalog ...

  • gm 4G.automotiveIT

    GM plans embedded 4G connectivity globally


    GM's embedded 4G infrastructure will let passengers connect to an in-vehicle hotspot (Photo: GM) General Motors plans to equip next-generation models with embedded 4G LTE sim cards, paving the way for a greater array of services to be available to the connected car. The US automaker announced at the ...