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  • telogis.automotiveIT

    Verizon to acquire Telogis


    With Telogis, Verizon Telematics is expanding its fleet management offering (Photo: Telogis) Verizon has signed an agreement to buy Telogis, a location-based transportation software maker. The US telecommunications group said Telogis will enhance its telematics-based services offering for connected vehicles and other business areas. "Telogis brings a world-class software ...

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    Verizon to buy AOL


    Verizon is one of the biggest US mobile operators (Photo: Verizon) Verizon, which has pursued a strategy to reduce its dependence on its core wireless business, has agreed to buy AOL for about 4.4 billion dlrs. The acquisition marks another step in Verizon's efforts to build digital and video ...

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    automotiveIT publishes book about car industry's future


    MUNICH ”“ Germany's Media-Manufaktur has published a book that provides an in-depth look at how the world's biggest car companies are preparing for an era of new mobility. The German business publisher, parent company of automotiveIT and automotiveIT international, said the new 88-page ”“ English-language ”“ book is titled “ ...

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    Verizon to acquire Hughes Telematics


    Verizon Communications said it will acquire Hughes Telematics in a move designed to boost the US based wireless communications company's capabilities in the automotive and fleet telematics marketplace. Verizon will pay 612 million dlrs for the telematics company. The acquisition will accelerate Verizon's growth in business areas such as machine-to-machine ...

  • OnStar Advanced Telematics Operating System (ATOMS)

    GM's OnStar, Verizon Wireless show Cloud-enabled vehicle


    The Onstar-Verizon prototype offers a broad range of Cloud-enabled application options (Photo: GM) General Motors' OnStar and Verizon Wireless showed a research vehicle at the Las Vegas Consumer Electronics Show (CES) that provides users with access to Cloud-based streaming content. The US carmaker's telematics unit has teamed up with Verizon, ...