10 janvier 2017

European Commission : MOBILITY AND TRANSPORT - Road Safety

European Commission : MOBILITY AND TRANSPORT - Road Safety The opinions expressed in the studies are those of the consultant and do not necessarily represent the position of the Commission. Assessing the fitness to drive Education/training Infrastructural measures Vehicle design and vehicle safety What can be done about it? ADAS Advanced Driver Assistance Systems (ADAS) can provide personal assistance in a road environment that cannot always take into... [Lire la suite]

30 août 2016

CITY OF BRISTOL TO CREATE DRIVERLESS CARS FOR THE ELDERLY

CITY OF BRISTOL TO CREATE DRIVERLESS CARS FOR THE ELDERLY English scientists work to create easy-to-access mobility for senior and isolated citizens. Researchers from Bristol are harnessing the potential of automated driving to grant all citizens access to mobility. In the "Flourish Project", specialists from the University of the West of England (UWE) and the Bristol Robotics Laboratory are working to develop a driverless infrastructure for elderly citizens, isolated adults, and people who do not drive. As... [Lire la suite]
26 juillet 2016

Automakers choose Microsoft as connected car partner

Automakers choose Microsoft as connected car partner When Microsoft talks about mobility, our interest is the mobility of the person, not of any single device. After all, people now want their technology experience to move with them, from place to place and device to device, at home, at work, and on the move. Nowhere is this more evident than in today’s connected cars. People expect their car’s computing power to match its horsepower. And automakers are leading the way, bringing mobility solutions to their cars to meet drivers’... [Lire la suite]
17 juillet 2016

The New Auto Insurance Ecosystem: Telematics, Mobility and the Connected Car

The New Auto Insurance Ecosystem: Telematics, Mobility and the Connected Car Insurers and auto manufacturers worldwide have set their focus on telematics as the next wave of creating deeper customer relationships, resulting in a convergence of new business models for the connected lifestyle. Executive Summary With the increased use of mobile communications, the stage is set for property and casualty insurers to develop more meaningful and mutually beneficial relationships with policyholders. Nowhere is this more clear than in... [Lire la suite]
13 juin 2016

Nexyad laureate of the BMWTechDate !

Over 80 candidature files were received in record time. 20 startups have been selected to present their project on June 9 before the jury of the BMW Tech_Date.These startups offering innovative solutions as in terms of technologies and services.The solutions are accompanied by an ambition to developmobility usages connected promoting respect for the environment in phase with the BMW Group development strategy. Nexyad is one of the Laureates. Congratulations !!  
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12 mai 2016

Self-driving cars: The next revolution (by KPMG)

Self-driving cars: The next revolution (by KPMG) The Status Quo: The High Cost of Mobility The desire to go where we want whenever we want has been a powerful market force for centuries. And the automotive industry has been—and continues to be—a critical component of the U.S. economy, employing 1.7 million people (across manufacturers, suppliers, and dealers) and providing $500 billion in annual compensation, as well as accounting for approximately 3 percent of GDP.2 But mobility is increasingly expensive and inefficient. First, of... [Lire la suite]

24 avril 2016

Rollkers skates designed to help you 'walk twice as fast'

Rollkers skates designed to help you 'walk twice as fast' Have you ever strolled along a moving walkway and thought to yourself: "if only I could always walk this fast"? Well Rollkers has just the thing for you. At CES in Las Vegas, the company is showing off what it calls the first "electronic under shoe", which allows you to walk up to twice as fast as you can do using the traditional leg-only method. The somewhat bizzare rollerskate-type shoes is still at concept stage, but WIRED.co.uk took a look at a prototype to try and... [Lire la suite]
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22 avril 2016

European Commission vision on mobility in urban traffic

European Commission vision on mobility in urban traffic The EU recognises that urban transport plays a fundamental role in meeting the objectives of economic competitiveness, social cohesion and sustainable growth. In accordance with the subsidiarity principle, the EU is supporting local governments in tackling mobility issues which form common patterns across Europe. Demand for passenger and freight transport is constantly increasing in cities and towns, contributing to congestion, pollution, and traffic accidents. Combating... [Lire la suite]
29 mars 2016

position paper : onboard risk assesment for insurance companies

THE ULTIMATE SOLUTION FOR INSURANCE COMPANIES THAT NEED ONBOARD RISK ASSESSMENT . WHY TESTED SOLUTIONS ALL FAILED (ACTUARIES SAY) ? . WHY SOLUTIONS BASED ON "SEVERE BRAKING", "VELOCITY IN CURVE", "ACCELERATIONS" ... HAVE STRICTLY NO CHANCE TO WORK ? . WHAT TO DO TO GET A RISK ASSESSMENT MODULE THAT WORKS? (Presentation of a disruptive solution) By NEXYAD 1-INTRODUCTION Insurance companies now find themselves in front of a potential change in business model, and the so-called "pay how you drive" pricing is an idea whose time has... [Lire la suite]
23 mars 2016

prospective : Will future automotive products still need wheels ?

Will future automotive products still need wheels ? It is very interesting to see what is happening in the robotics research labs. Seeing this, almost everyone thinks aboutmilitary applications (that is why DARPA gives money for those researches), about industrial applications where human beings may be in danger (nuclear industry, ...), and also about space quest (Mars, Moon, and further). But think, would is be interesting for individual mobility ? :. invalid persons artificial arms and legs (medicine application). mobility... [Lire la suite]