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INRIX to Use Pitney Bowes Location intelligence - 04/10/2014

Pitney Bowes announced a multi-year partnership with real-time traffic provider INRIX, to deliver Location Intelligence solutions through the company’s traffic intelligence platform. “Pitney Bowes’ location intelligence solutions can add compelling...

Garmin Launches PND with DAB+ Traffic in Germany - 03/27/2014

GPS device manufacturer Garmin has launched in Germany a new PND range that includes real-time traffic information provided by digital radio using the local DAB+ standard. The real-time traffic content broadcast over DAB+ is provided by Nokia HERE...

Broadcaster Traffic Consortium: HD Radio is 20% of Revenue - 03/25/2014

While the hype is all around connected cars, it is interesting to see that the “good old“ broadcast technology for traffic information (as well as weather and fuel prices) is very much alive and growing. Indeed the U.S.-based Broadcaster Traffic...

INRIX Traffic Information Comes to Audi in Russia - 03/19/2014

Real-time traffic information provider INRIX is now providing real-time traffic information to Audi in Russia. “In recent years the car market in Russia has been growing faster than the road infrastructure,” said Elena Smirnova, Head of Audi Russia....

TomTom Traffic Now Available in Up to 6 Million Km of Roads in China - 02/14/2014

TomTom this week launched its real-time traffic services in China, Taiwan and Singapore. “China is the fastest growing automotive market in the world; with car ownership increasing by approximately 15% every year,“ said Ralf-Peter Schäfer, Head of...

Mediamobile Signs Pan-European Traffic Information Deal with Volvo - 02/04/2014

Mediamobile, a significant supplier of RDS-TMC and digital radio traffic information in Europe, has announced a deal with Volvo Cars to offer lifetime traffic service across 13 European countries, “with more planned in the future.“ The V-Traffic...

TomTom Traffic to Help UN-Habitat Tackle Urban Congestion - 12/02/2013

On Friday TomTom announced a partnership with UN-Habitat, the United Nations Human Settlements Programme, that will use TomTom Traffic Index data to make strategic decisions when tackling urban congestion. Traffic Index is a barometer of traffic...

TomTom Wins Clear Channel Traffic Business from INRIX - 11/26/2013

TomTom is to replace INRIX in providing its real-time traffic flow data to the Clear Channel US subsidiary Total Traffic + Weather Network (TTWN), we learned today. TTWN is one of the largest - if not the largest - supplier of traffic information...

INRIX XD Incidents: Towards Customization of Road Traffic Data - 11/25/2013

Real-time traffic information provider INRIX announced last week the availability of a new service called XD Incident in the United Kingdom and the United States. INRIX XD Incidents uses a combination of human intelligence and machine learning to...

TomTom Debuts Real-Time Traffic in Brazil - 11/12/2013

TomTom has launched today its real-time traffic information service in Brazil. This is the 33rd country where TomTom is offering its traffic service and the first country in South America. “Car ownership in Brazil has increased by 119% over the last...

INRIX Signs Deal with Volkswagen, Extends Collaboration with BMW - 10/28/2013

Today INRIX has announced an agreement with Volkswagen and an extension of its partnership with BMW. For the 2013 GTI and GTD models, Volkswagen is powering its Car-Net navigation service with INRIX real-time traffic information. This is the first...

deCarta Adds TrafficLand Video Streams to Developer Zone - 10/24/2013

TrafficLand, of live traffic video will provide streams from its network (15,000 cameras, in over 200 cities) to deCarta’s DevZone for third party developers. deCarta recently launched its Connected Car Platform to provide an integrated set of...
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