How will Google, Apple shake up car insurance industry ?
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Currently, nearly all mainstream insurers that offer driver-monitoring programs use relatively expensive devices that plug into a portal under the dashboard.
Usage-based insurance programs, also called telematics, are a small but growing segment of the auto insurance business.
Developing Android and iPhone smartphone apps, in contrast, would cut carriers' upfront costs... [Lire la suite]