/

Browse internet articles

Software is gaining importance in cars


When you think about vehicles you don’t usually associate them (in terms of computing) with software – as they definitely seem to be all about hardware. But the “Internet of things” is changing that misconception. The truth is that ever since computers appeared, they were also integrated into our cars and were operated by software. The impact is only now visible ...
Read more

related more
spacer
spacer

More internet articles

Daimler official thinks the cars and the Internet would be intertwined
According to Ralf Lamberti, chief of the connected-car unit at Daimler – the parent company of Mercedes-Benz – thinks vehicles are today evolving to become an integral “part of the ...
GM allies with wireless carriers in US Internet neutrality battle
The wireless carriers have been entrenched in a heavy fight with regulators over upcoming stricter Internet traffic standards and General Motors is now emerging as one of their most prized ...
US: AT&T provides connected car services for 2 million users already
The biggest US phone service provider has released the first performance figures for one of its newest services - the connected-car unit, a segment of business set to explode in ...
The smartphone becomes a car-shopping tool
Young buyers, generally described with the term “millennials”, use the Internet when scouting for a new car, but what’s more interesting is they're increasingly doing it on a smartphone. According to ...
Technology makes our cars the hotspot we always wanted
If we take a look back 15 or even a decade ago, before the advent of the smartphone, we would also consider the cars to come directly from the stone ...
Almost 50% of Young Drivers Use the Internet While Driving
A recent report from State Farm Mutual Automobile Insurance shows that 48% of drivers between 18 and 30 years old use the Internet while driving. U.S. Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood said ...
BMW to sell i3 and i8 online
The German based automaker BMW is planning to sell the i3 and the i8 online directly, without collaborating with dealers. Even if the car manufacturer has recently opened a specialized showroom ...
Seat @Mii special edition going on sale online
Seat has recently announced a special edition of the small Mii vehicle, named the @Mii, which will be offered for sale exclusively online, on the local auto market. According to the ...
.auto domain name proposed
Proposals for Internet addresses ending in ".auto", “.apple” and ".space" are among the nearly 2,000 submitted as part of the largest expansion ever in the online address system. Amazon.com applied for ...

latest automotive news
Hamilton signs with music PR agency
Jan.24 (GMM/Inautonews.com) World champion Lewis Hamilton has replaced one entertainment-based management agency with another, British newspapers the Daily Mail ...
Streiff apologises to Todt for Bianchi comments
Jan.24 (GMM/Inautonews.com) Philippe Streiff has apologised to FIA president Jean Todt. Todt, and the governing body's medical commission chief Gerard ...
Arrivabene backs Lauda for F1 ‘revolution’
Jan.24 (GMM/Inautonews.com) Ferrari has called for a rules "revolution" for formula one in 2017. Upset with the mild tone of ...
Is the auto industry ready for the aluminum revolution?
While the fact that a vehicle can have aluminum body has come to widespread attention ever since Ford announced that ...
Volvo’s executive reshuffle should be just the tip of its US revival
Sweden’s Volvo Cars has enjoyed a new lease of life since it was acquired back in 2010 by China’s Geely ...
GM sees profitability in Europe even if economy fails to revive
In Europe General Motors  will become again profitable even if the economy in the old content fails to revive as forecast, ...
BMW adds all-wheel-drive to its M models
BMW will be adding all-wheel-drive to some of its high-performance M models in competition with its German two rivals, Audi and ...
US: Used car prices lower due to increase in new car sales
The increased new cars sales have recently created a decline in the used cars prices. In 2013 sales of new ...
U.S. – Land Rover Discovery Sport configurator introduced
The online configurator of the recently unveiled Land Rover Discovery Sport has been introduced by the company recently in the ...
Next-gen Buick LaCrosse spied
A new generation of the Buick LaCrosse is believed to be in development as a test mule with it has ...
Hyundai’s biggest dividend so far is met with concern
Hyundai Motor CO announced its biggest yet dividend to calm down shareholders who were disturbed by the $10 billion property ...
Jaguar Land Rover adds Bike Sense to its cars
In the U.K, nearly 19,000 cyclists are annually involved in car accidents. And it’s a fact that bicycle deaths have ...
Hyundai ix20 facelift spied
Our spy photographers have managed to capture the facelifted version of the Hyundai ix20 on camera while it was being ...
US: States make investments to win automotive jobs
The state of Georgia reportedly came up with an investment package of $23 million, meaning nearly $25,000 for each of ...
Mercedes AMG GT Roadster rendered
The Mercedes AMG GT has been recently envisioned in a roadster body style and we have to admit that the ...
Former Audi executive becomes chief of MINI
BMW has named head of its MINI brand the former Audi executive, Sebastian Mackensen. The previously Audi exec was hired ...
Toyota RND Concept is a joke
The recently teased RND Concept by Toyota is nothing more than a simple joke pulled by the company’s UK division. It’s ...
Detroit-Hamtramck: GM invests $300 million in plant upgrade
General Motors Co has invested 300 million dollars to upgrade and automate its Detroit-Hamtramck plant for its new 2016 Cadillac ...