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Redefining Urban Mobility

A new EY report, Urban Mobility Redefined, finds the lines blurring among such shared transportation alternatives as car-sharing, ride-sharing and other non-traditional modes of personal transportation.


UPDATE: Intel Buys Mobileye for $15.3 Billion

March 13, 2017

Chipmaker Intel Corp. has agreed to buy Israel’s Mobileye NV for $15.3 billion in an all-cash deal that values the Jerusalem-based maker of camera-based sensors at $14.7 billion.

Harman Launches Updatable Mapping System

March 10, 2017

Harman International Industries Inc. says it has developed a dynamic mapping technology that automatically updates cloud-based navigation systems based on traffic signs and other real world information collected from vehicles as they’re being driven.

Talk Among Yourselves: Caddy CTS Gets V2V Tech

March 09, 2017

General Motors Co. is launching a vehicle-to-vehicle (V2V) communication system in the 2017 Cadillac CTS sedan that will allow the vehicle to share information with other V2V-enabled vehicles and alert them about upcoming traffic and road conditions.

Goodyear Adds “Smarts” to Concept Tire

March 09, 2017

Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co. introduced a smarter version of its spherical Eagle 360 concept tire, dubbed Eagle 360 Urban, at the Geneva auto show this week.

Land Rover Teams with Austrian Red Cross on Rescue Drone

March 08, 2017

Jaguar Land Rover Ltd. has developed a specially equipped version of the Range Rover SUV that allows a small flying reconnaissance drone to take off and land on its roof—even when the vehicle is moving—to support Red Cross rescue operations in Austria.

VW Unveils Cedric Self-Driving Pod

March 06, 2017

Sedric, Volkswagen AG’s first concept built specifically for fully automated driving, is designed to provide automated transportation for users who don’t own their own vehicles.