14 avril 2017

ADAS, The Connected Car and The Aftermarket

ADAS, The Connected Car and The Aftermarket   A panel of industry analysts at the AASA Technology Conference on Tuesday, Oct. 4, will compare the commercial and passenger vehicle markets, focusing on advanced driver assistance systems (ADAS) and connected car technologies – and the opportunities these present for new products and services. The Conference is slated for Sunday, Oct. 2 through Wednesday, Oct. 5, in Clearwater, Fla. Brian Daugherty, MEMA chief technology officer, will moderate the panel,... [Lire la suite]

22 février 2017

Detecting hypovigilance, fatigue, and distraction with the NEXYAD real time driving risk assessment SafetyNex

Detecting hypovigilance, fatigue, and distraction with the NEXYAD real time driving risk assessment SafetyNex SafetyNex estimates driving risk in real time. The approach is to estimate if the driving behaviour (speed and acceleration) are appropriate or inappropriate to the infrastructure difficulty : on a disused airport, high speed and aggressive behaviour is not dangerous, although it is in front on a school, or approaching a narrow curve, etc ... read more :... [Lire la suite]
03 février 2017

SafetyNex, a SmartPhone App that revolutionizes the automotive world

SafetyNex, a SmartPhone App that revolutionizes the automotive world : smart vehicle, car insurance, fleet management, digital App for retail Nudge SafetyNex is a smartphone application developed and marketed by NEXYAD and which reduces by 20% the number of road accidents [1]. This application is of direct interest to many application targets. 1 - Driver NEXYAD is convinced that the applications of vehicle telematics must first target. Driver’s satisfaction, and not only businesses that live of the automobile. It is a strong value... [Lire la suite]
09 janvier 2017

Google introduces Android Auto ‘phone-screen experience’ to expand market

  Google introduces Android Auto ‘phone-screen experience’ to expand market Initiative seeks to make Android Auto experience accessible on the handset, to those without compatible in-dash displays. According to Google, Android Auto is now available from “more than 50 [automotive] brands” on in-dash screens. However, seeking to accelerate adoption and reach the broader market of drivers who don’t own one of those compatible cars, the company is introducing an Android Auto experience for smartphones. Read... [Lire la suite]
05 janvier 2017

Telematics Smartphone Applications: Safety, Monitoring, Tracking, Diagnostics, Remote Control, and Infotainment Software

Telematics Smartphone Applications: Safety, Monitoring, Tracking, Diagnostics, Remote Control, and Infotainment Software he integration of smartphones and smartphone applications into vehicles represents nothing less than a renaissance of the interest in both consumer and commercial telematics markets. Car OEMs, automotive "tier ones," telematics service providers and independent system and software developers are rushing to launch smartphone applications, with new solutions being announced almost on a daily basis. The dynamics of... [Lire la suite]
23 décembre 2016

NEXYAD ADAS : onboard with SafetyNex - Real time driving risk assessment and vocal alert BEFORE danger

NEXYAD ADAS : onboard with SafetyNex - Real time driving risk assessment and vocal alert BEFORE danger + risk profiles recording Here is the demo of SafetyNex, a smartphone App that estimates in real time driving risk, alerts the driver BEFORE danger (vocal alert), and records risk profiles and usage profiles with respect for driver's privacy (privacy by design).This disruptive real time App reduces accident rate by 20% (vocal alert BEFORE danger lets time to slow down and avoir accident) and reduces loss cost by 5%. User is coached... [Lire la suite]

26 novembre 2016

Evaluation of return on investment (ROI) with SafetyNex for a Car Insurance Company (onboard real time driving risk assessment)

Evaluation of return on investment (ROI) with SafetyNexfor a Car Insurance Company (onboard real time driving risk assessment) European and American car Insurance Companies are all currently testing onboard telematics systems (on professional electronics devices or on Smartphones), in order to study new opportunities provided by digital technologies in the evolution of their business and business models [1]. We also can see now some experiments in Asia. Indeed, digitization of the economy has an impact on insurance industry too,... [Lire la suite]
24 novembre 2016

A centralized real-time Advanced Driver Assistance System based on smartphones

A centralized real-time Advanced Driver Assistance System based on smartphones This work leverages the wide diffusion of smartphones andexisting cellular network to implement a centralized, real-time, AdvancedDriver Assistance System. Each vehicle is equipped with a smartphonethat periodically computes and sends vehicle’s global position and speedthrough GPRS or UMTS network. The centralized server snaps all run-ning vehicles into digital maps and implements safety algorithms to de-tect potential dangerous situations. The... [Lire la suite]
20 novembre 2016

3 Reasons Why Smartphone Telematics Is The Way To Go!

3 Reasons Why Smartphone Telematics Is The Way To Go! There’s no doubt that the adoption of the financial credit score as a rating variable for premium underwriting was an innovation in its time. But now it’s time for the next big thing in insurance – smartphone telematics. For automobile insurers, telematics represents a growing and valuable way to quantify driver risk. Instead of pricing based on vehicle and driver characteristics, telematics presents the opportunity to measure the quantity and quality of a driver’s behavior. ... [Lire la suite]
16 novembre 2016

ADAS MORNING : video of the NEXYAD presentation (SafetyNex for insurance companies, fleet managers, and car manufacturers)

SafetuNex is a smartphone App that estimates in real time the driving risk (real time onboad risk assessment). Based on this estimation, SafetyNex generates : . real time alerts to inform the driver that he/she should slow down (danger ahead) . risk profiles recorded on the cloud AZURE (MICROSOFT corporation) for Insurance Companies and Fleet Managers SafetyNex uses the shape and function of insfrastructure (using the digital map of the company HERE). NEXYAD is member of MOV'EO Groupement ADAS. Gérard YAHIAOUI, CEO of NEXYAD ... [Lire la suite]