Map provider Here forms partnership with AlibabaOct. 25, 2016
Here, a major automotive provider of maps for onboard navigation systems owned by BMW, Mercedes and Audi, says it has formed a partnership with China's Alibaba to offer maps, traffic updates and navigation to Alibaba's customers.
First Shift: Dangerous secret in new cars?June 9, 2016
First Shift: FCA in Uber, Amazon talks?June 8, 2016
Bigger plan behind Inrix Traffic appApril 4, 2016
BMW, Audi and Daimler open to other investors in map consortium, report saysAug. 3, 2015
BMW, Audi and Daimler plan to invite other investors to join the mapping consortium they have forged to compete with Google, Bloomberg reported. Talks have been held with other automakers including GM, according to the report.
BMW, Audi, Daimler will boost self-driving push with Nokia maps acquisitionAug. 3, 2015
Toyota holds Apple, Google at bay with Telenav navigation dealJuly 30, 2015
Toyota will turn to a little-known company instead of Apple or Google to provide navigation and phone connectivity, as it seeks to maintain control of the car features. Toyota has been the biggest holdout among automakers as Apple and Google turn dashboards into screens that closely mirror their smartphones.