WiTricity, the industry pioneer in wireless power transfer, announced the acquisition from Qualcomm Incorporated and Qualcomm Technologies, Inc. of certain technology platform and IP assets, which will bring over 1,500 patents and patent applications related to wireless charging that WiTricity will own or control. Through the transaction, Qualcomm Incorporated will become a minority WiTricity shareholder.
Zubie, a connected-car platform and telematics data insights provider, announced that it has closed an additional round of funding to fuel growth. Existing investors BP and Melody Capital provided the capital infusion. Paget L. Alves and Dennis Huber will join Zubie’s Board of Directors.
Hubject, the eMobility market expert and globally recognised leader in EV charging interoperability, announced that it is collaborating with EV charging leader Greenlots to deploy its innovative, customer-friendly ISO 15118 Plug&Charge technology in North America.
Optimus Ride, a self-driving vehicle technology company, announced a partnership with Brookfield Properties to deploy a program for its self-driving vehicles at Halley Rise, a new $1.4 billion mixed-use development that will transform a 36-acre office park in Reston, Virginia into 3.5 million square feet of new housing, dynamic local retail, modern offices, public green spaces, and year-round cultural activations.
WiTricity, an industry pioneer in wireless power transfer over distance,
announced that MAHLE, a top 20 global Tier 1 supplier to the automotive
industry headquartered in Stuttgart, Germany, has entered into a
technology license for access to WiTricity’s patented technology.
Ford has been testing an approach that uses lights to indicate what the
vehicle is doing and what it will do next as part of research into a
communication interface that will help autonomous vehicles seamlessly
integrate with other road users.
Veoneer, Inc., a pure-play company focused on Advanced Driver Assistance
Systems (ADAS) and Automated Driving (AD), and Zenuity are among the
founding partners in AI Innovation of Sweden, the new national centre
for accelerating research and innovation within Artificial Intelligence
Just a few months after the launch, Porsche is expanding its charging
service for plug-in and electric vehicles by five countries and a host
of new functions: the platform now has over 49,000 charging points in
ParkMobile, a provider of smart parking and mobility solutions in North
America, announced a new partnership with the City of Mobile, Alabama
that will enable people to pay for city parking from their mobile
Metamoto, Inc., a provider of cloud-based automated vehicle (AV)
simulation solutions, announced that it has partnered with
AutonomouStuff, a leader in advancing robotics and autonomy systems, to
expand access to Metamoto’s AV simulation platform, Simulation as a