IoT in Transportation

IoT in Transportation

Elon Musk out as Tesla chair, in $40m fraud settlement

UPDATED Elon Musk is to step down as chairman of electric car maker Tesla after agreeing a deal with the US Securities and Exchange...

Spark to a flame: Tesla’s Elon Musk sued for securities fraud

For the latest on this story, please turn to this update. Elon Musk, founder and CEO of Tesla and SpaceX, is in trouble in the...

Arm launches dedicated processor for autonomous vehicles

SoftBank's British chip-making giant Arm has launched what it describes as the "world's first autonomous-class" processor for driverless vehicles. The Arm Cortex-A76AE has been designed exclusively for...

BP, Honda, Aviva co-found sustainable transport research hub in London

BP, Honda R&D Europe, and insurance providers Aviva and Hastings Direct have announced that they are the founder members of a new future transport...

Connected transport: MOBI blockchain consortium expands with WEF, new standards groups

When the MOBI blockchain consortium was formed in May 2018 by some of the world's biggest automakers and cutting-edge technology providers, it promised to...

Renault unveils autonomous concierge concept for last mile delivery

French automotive giant Renault has unveiled the EZ-PRO, an autonomous delivery concept that could provide a modular, last-mile option for logistics operators. Renault launched the...

Electric transport: Lucid takes on Tesla with $1 billion Saudi investment

Saudi Arabia's Public Investment Fund (PIF) has committed $1 billion to electric vehicle maker and Tesla challenger, Lucid Motors. The investment follows Elon Musk’s decision...

Zero Emissions: UK launches £25m competition for green battery tech

The British government has launched a £25 million funding competition to develop new battery technologies for next-gen electric vehicles. Announced today and opening on 17...

Impossible Aerospace: Startup shakes up drones with new battery tech

Drones have made enormous progress in recent years. Computer vision technology has been steadily improving; obstacles can be detected and avoided; and autonomous flight...

UK unveils £106m for zero emissions tech, £500m from industry

UPDATED A £106 million package for projects developing green battery, vehicle and refuelling technology is to be unveiled today by the prime minister at...

UK getting green number plates, e-bike funds in green transport push

Chris Middleton reports on how green number plates for low-emission vehicles could help make our crowded towns and cities better for all. Meanwhile, the...

British Airways suffers major customer data breach

British Airways (BA) has revealed that hundreds of thousands of its customers have had personal and payment-card details stolen from its website and mobile...