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iol.co.za
‘Big Brother’ maker buys into TomTomAmsterdam - Billionaire John de Mol reported a 5.1 percent stake in TomTom amid
‘Big Brother’ maker buys into TomTom
iol.co.za / Posted 2 hours ago
Amsterdam - Billionaire John de Mol reported a 5.1 percent stake in TomTom amid reports that the Dutch navigation software and device maker is weighing options that could lead to a sale. De Mol held 11.67 million ordinary shares of TomTom as of... Read more
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Eye Witness News
German carmakers buy Nokia maps to fend off digital rivals Three premium carmakers will hold equal stakes in the business. FILE: Nokia
German carmakers buy Nokia maps to fend off digital rivals
Eye Witness News / Posted yesterday
Three premium carmakers will hold equal stakes in the business. FILE: Nokia headquarters in Finland. Picture: Nokia FRANKFURT- German car makers, BMW, Audi and Mercedes, will pay around... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Greek Banks Crash Limit Down For Second Day; China And Commodities Rebound; US Futures SlideAfter a lukewarm start by the Chinese "market", which had dropped for the past
Greek Banks Crash Limit Down For Second Day; China And Commodities Rebound; US Futures Slide
Zero Hedge / Posted yesterday
After a lukewarm start by the Chinese "market", which had dropped for the past 6 out of 7 days despite ever escalating measures by Beijing to manipulate stocks higher, finally the Shanghai Composite reacted favorably to Chinese micromanagement of... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Three German automakers buy Nokia mapping system BERLIN — Three major automakers signaled their commitment to automated cars l
Three German automakers buy Nokia mapping system
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted yesterday
BERLIN — Three major automakers signaled their commitment to automated cars late on Sunday with an agreement to buy mapping technology from Nokia for just over $3 billion. The three companies — BMW,... Read more
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Silicon Valley
Silicon Valley map wars heat up: $3.1 billion deal between Nokia, carmakers sign of trendBERKELEY -- Somewhere lies a mythical city where the cars drive themselves, and
Silicon Valley map wars heat up: $3.1 billion deal between Nokia, carmakers sign of trend
Silicon Valley / Posted yesterday
BERKELEY -- Somewhere lies a mythical city where the cars drive themselves, and the people walk around with wearable guides that know what they want and where to find it. To make this city work requires the most detailed map ever created. Google... Read more
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The Fremont Argus
Silicon Valley map wars heat up: $3.1 billion deal between Nokia, carmakers sign of trendBERKELEY -- Somewhere lies a mythical city where the cars drive themselves, and
Silicon Valley map wars heat up: $3.1 billion deal between Nokia, carmakers sign of trend
The Fremont Argus / Posted yesterday
BERKELEY -- Somewhere lies a mythical city where the cars drive themselves, and the people walk around with wearable guides that know what they want and where to find it. To make this city work requires the most detailed map ever created. Google... Read more
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Inside Bay Area
Silicon Valley map wars heat up: $3.1 billion deal between Nokia, carmakers sign of trendBERKELEY -- Somewhere lies a mythical city where the cars drive themselves, and
Silicon Valley map wars heat up: $3.1 billion deal between Nokia, carmakers sign of trend
Inside Bay Area / Posted yesterday
BERKELEY -- Somewhere lies a mythical city where the cars drive themselves, and the people walk around with wearable guides that know what they want and where to find it. To make this city work requires the most detailed map ever created. Google... Read more
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The Mercury News
Silicon Valley map wars heat up: $3.1 billion deal between Nokia, carmakers sign of trendBERKELEY -- Somewhere lies a mythical city where the cars drive themselves, and
Silicon Valley map wars heat up: $3.1 billion deal between Nokia, carmakers sign of trend
The Mercury News / Posted yesterday
BERKELEY -- Somewhere lies a mythical city where the cars drive themselves, and the people walk around with wearable guides that know what they want and where to find it. To make this city work requires the most detailed map ever created. Google... Read more
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Contra Costa Times Newspapers
Silicon Valley map wars heat up: $3.1B deal between Nokia, carmakers sign of trendBERKELEY -- Somewhere lies a mythical city where the cars drive themselves, and
Silicon Valley map wars heat up: $3.1B deal between Nokia, carmakers sign of trend
Contra Costa Times Newspapers / Posted yesterday
BERKELEY -- Somewhere lies a mythical city where the cars drive themselves, and the people walk around with wearable guides that know what they want and where to find it. To make this city work requires the most detailed map ever created. Google... Read more
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Quartz
Why three German car makers just bought a mapping company from Nokia - Quartz data dump Last year, some 17 million cars rolled off production lin
Why three German car makers just bought a mapping company from Nokia
Quartz / Posted yesterday
- Quartz data dump Last year, some 17 million cars rolled off production lines with navigation systems built... Read more
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Business Standard India
The here and tomorrowThe interest might look puzzling, as HERE's track record has been patchy. While
The here and tomorrow
Business Standard India / Posted yesterday
The interest might look puzzling, as HERE's track record has been patchy. While eking out an operating margin of 8.3 per cent in the first half of 2015, it generated heavy losses for the previous three years. Revenue for 2014 was 12 per cent below... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
German automakers buying Nokia's HERE map businessBERLIN (AP) — A consortium of German automakers Audi, BMW and Daimler announced
German automakers buying Nokia's HERE map business
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 2 days ago
BERLIN (AP) — A consortium of German automakers Audi, BMW and Daimler announced Monday it is buying Nokia Corp.'s HERE map business in a deal that values the unit at 2.8 billion euros ($3.1 billion) and secures their access to technology that could... Read more
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Crain's Chicago Business
Carmakers to buy unit including former Navteq(Bloomberg) — BMW, Audi and Daimler will buy Nokia's digital-map unit for 2.8 b
Carmakers to buy unit including former Navteq
Crain's Chicago Business / Posted 2 days ago
(Bloomberg) — BMW, Audi and Daimler will buy Nokia's digital-map unit for 2.8 billion euros ($3.1 billion) to gain technology for connected cars that will eventually be the basis for self-driving cars. Nokia is selling HERE to focus on making... Read more
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CNET
Nokia sells Here maps business to carmakers Audi, BMW and DaimlerNokia has sold its Here map business to a consortium of European carmakers. Aud
Nokia sells Here maps business to carmakers Audi, BMW and Daimler
CNET / Posted 2 days ago
Nokia has sold its Here map business to a consortium of European carmakers. Audi, BMW and Daimler will pay a total of 2.8 billion euros ($3.1 billion, £2 billion, AU$4.2 billion) for the mapping service. The fact that the three major manufacturers... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
German carmakers buy Nokia maps to fend off digital rivalsFRANKFURT/HELSINKI: German carmakers BMW, Audi and Mercedes, will pay around 2.
German carmakers buy Nokia maps to fend off digital rivals
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 2 days ago
FRANKFURT/HELSINKI: German carmakers BMW, Audi and Mercedes, will pay around 2.5 billion euros (US$2.75 billion) to buy Nokia's maps business, a transformational deal that will help them develop self-driving cars. Daimler BMW and Audi will each hold... Read more
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iTWire
Perforce Helix going multi-tenantPerforce Helix is a version control system designed to manage more than just co
Perforce Helix going multi-tenant
iTWire / Posted 2 days ago
Perforce Helix is a version control system designed to manage more than just code. Rather, it is intended to handle a wide variety of digital assets including code, explained community support director Matt Attaway. "It can work for just about... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Smartphone: the gizmo ringing around the globeDUBBED the "Swiss Army knives of the digital age", they may one day make laptop
Smartphone: the gizmo ringing around the globe
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 4 days ago
DUBBED the "Swiss Army knives of the digital age", they may one day make laptop computers redundant. Smartphones – mobile phones with features such as email, internet searches and a full keyboard – have been hailed as the consumer technology hit of... Read more
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Evening Standard
Why M-way breaks are a turn-offBut it turns out we’re not very good at it. The Institute of Advanced Motorists
Why M-way breaks are a turn-off
Evening Standard / Posted 4 days ago
But it turns out we’re not very good at it. The Institute of Advanced Motorists (IAM) has taken a close look at our touring habits and found that 65 per cent of drivers on long journeys never stop for breaks on the motorway because they ‘don’t feel... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Belfast's busiest road faces new bus lane misery and 'crazy restrictions' By Adrian Rutherford and Simon Watters Tailbacks: the new bus lane on the bu
Belfast's busiest road faces new bus lane misery and 'crazy restrictions'
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 5 days ago
By Adrian Rutherford and Simon Watters Tailbacks: the new bus lane on the busy Upper Newtownards Road in east Belfast will come into force on August 10 Motorists on one of... Read more
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Computer Business Review
Top 10 IoT performers of Q2From Apple to Intel, these companies have registered all together $267.2 billio
Top 10 IoT performers of Q2
Computer Business Review / Posted 6 days ago
From Apple to Intel, these companies have registered all together $267.2 billion in revenues between April and June. CBR compiles a list of the ten main IoT players that have released their Q2 results by percentage of revenue change compared to Q2... Read more
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International Business Times
TomTom and Bosch to produce highly accurate maps for autonomous carsHaving seen its market taken over by free alternatives from Apple and Google, s
TomTom and Bosch to produce highly accurate maps for autonomous cars
International Business Times / Posted 8 days ago
Having seen its market taken over by free alternatives from Apple and Google, satellite navigation company TomTom is to produce maps for autonomous cars. Working with car parts maker Bosch, TomTom wants to cover all of Germany's autobahn network by... Read more
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5 Eyewitness News St. Paul
U of M Will Create Dataset Showing Access to JobsUpdated: 07/27/2015 10:57 AM Created: 07/27/2015 10:51 AM KSTP.com By: Jennie
U of M Will Create Dataset Showing Access to Jobs
5 Eyewitness News St. Paul / Posted 8 days ago
Updated: 07/27/2015 10:57 AM Created: 07/27/2015 10:51 AM KSTP.com By: Jennie Lissarrague The University of Minnesota is partnering with a navigation and mapping company to create a dataset that shows accessibility to jobs by vehicles and mass... Read more
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Scotsman
Nick Freer: Edinburgh on track to become tech hub Edinburgh Skyline from Blackford Hill. Picture: Ian Georgeson If you want to
Nick Freer: Edinburgh on track to become tech hub
Scotsman / Posted 8 days ago
Edinburgh Skyline from Blackford Hill. Picture: Ian Georgeson If you want to build a great tech ecosystem, there are many pieces to the jigsaw you need to have in place. It’s well established that... Read more
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Scotsman
Give and tech vital in new ecosystemIf you want to build a great tech ecosystem, there are many pieces to the jigsa
Give and tech vital in new ecosystem
Scotsman / Posted 9 days ago
If you want to build a great tech ecosystem, there are many pieces to the jigsaw you need to have in place. It’s well established that you need a hotbed of entrepreneurs and a sophisticated investor network to support ambitious growth plans. A young... Read more
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iafrica.com
TomTom eyeing 'decimetre precision'A file photo of a TomTom screen. Credit: Newspress As Daimler, Audi and BMW mo
TomTom eyeing 'decimetre precision'
iafrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
A file photo of a TomTom screen. Credit: Newspress As Daimler, Audi and BMW move to acquire Nokia's Here mapping division, TomTom and Bosch have revealed that they're now working together to develop ultra-accurate maps and the specifications that... Read more
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motoring.iafrica.com
TomTom eyeing 'decimetre precision'A file photo of a TomTom screen. Credit: Newspress As Daimler, Audi and BMW mo
TomTom eyeing 'decimetre precision'
motoring.iafrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
A file photo of a TomTom screen. Credit: Newspress As Daimler, Audi and BMW move to acquire Nokia's Here mapping division, TomTom and Bosch have revealed that they're now working together to develop ultra-accurate maps and the specifications that... Read more
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Streatham Guardian
Bad weather and travel misery mars great summer getawayThe great summer getaway has been marred by bad weather and roads misery - and
Bad weather and travel misery mars great summer getaway
Streatham Guardian / Posted 11 days ago
The great summer getaway has been marred by bad weather and roads misery - and industrial action over the weekend could cause more gloom. As the school holidays began in many parts of the UK, Britons packed up the car or took to the skies, with... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
Bad weather and travel misery mars great summer getawayThe great summer getaway has been marred by bad weather and roads misery - and
Bad weather and travel misery mars great summer getaway
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 11 days ago
The great summer getaway has been marred by bad weather and roads misery - and industrial action over the weekend could cause more gloom. As the school holidays began in many parts of the UK, Britons packed up the car or took to the skies, with... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
Bad weather and travel misery mars great summer getawayThe great summer getaway has been marred by bad weather and roads misery - and
Bad weather and travel misery mars great summer getaway
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 11 days ago
The great summer getaway has been marred by bad weather and roads misery - and industrial action over the weekend could cause more gloom. As the school holidays began in many parts of the UK, Britons packed up the car or took to the skies, with... Read more
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Northern Echo
Bad weather and travel misery mars great summer getawayThe quake hit near the holiday island of Kos, but authorities say there were no
Bad weather and travel misery mars great summer getaway
Northern Echo / Posted 11 days ago
The quake hit near the holiday island of Kos, but authorities say there were no immediate reports of any injury or serious damage. Meanwhile in France, angry farmers finally relented after a day of protesting against low milk and meat prices by... Read more
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Kingston Guardian
Bad weather and travel misery mars great summer getawayThe great summer getaway has been marred by bad weather and roads misery - and
Bad weather and travel misery mars great summer getaway
Kingston Guardian / Posted 11 days ago
The great summer getaway has been marred by bad weather and roads misery - and industrial action over the weekend could cause more gloom. As the school holidays began in many parts of the UK, Britons packed up the car or took to the skies, with... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Bad weather and travel misery mars great summer getawayThe great summer getaway has been marred by bad weather and roads misery - and
Bad weather and travel misery mars great summer getaway
Oxford Mail / Posted 11 days ago
The great summer getaway has been marred by bad weather and roads misery - and industrial action over the weekend could cause more gloom. As the school holidays began in many parts of the UK, Britons packed up the car or took to the skies, with... Read more
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Gazette
Bad weather and travel misery mars great summer getawayThe great summer getaway has been marred by bad weather and roads misery - and
Bad weather and travel misery mars great summer getaway
Gazette / Posted 11 days ago
The great summer getaway has been marred by bad weather and roads misery - and industrial action over the weekend could cause more gloom. As the school holidays began in many parts of the UK, Britons packed up the car or took to the skies, with... Read more
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guardian-series
Bad weather and travel misery mars great summer getawayThe great summer getaway has been marred by bad weather and roads misery - and
Bad weather and travel misery mars great summer getaway
guardian-series / Posted 11 days ago
The great summer getaway has been marred by bad weather and roads misery - and industrial action over the weekend could cause more gloom. As the school holidays began in many parts of the UK, Britons packed up the car or took to the skies, with... Read more
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This is West Country
Bad weather and travel misery mars great summer getawayThe great summer getaway has been marred by bad weather and roads misery - and
Bad weather and travel misery mars great summer getaway
This is West Country / Posted 11 days ago
The great summer getaway has been marred by bad weather and roads misery - and industrial action over the weekend could cause more gloom. As the school holidays began in many parts of the UK, Britons packed up the car or took to the skies, with... Read more
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ExtremeTech
Why Team Autobahn wants Nokia’s navigation maps businessShare This article Audi, BMW, and Daimler (Mercedes-Benz) are poised to buy No
Why Team Autobahn wants Nokia’s navigation maps business
ExtremeTech / Posted 12 days ago
Share This article Audi, BMW, and Daimler (Mercedes-Benz) are poised to buy Nokia’s Here digital mapping service to gain direct access to key technology they need in the push toward autonomous driving. Equally important, if they get control of Here,... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Curtains close on ‘Yagit’ todayIt is a day of mourning for most fans of the afternoon soap opera on GMA7, and
Curtains close on ‘Yagit’ today
Manila Standard Today / Posted 13 days ago
It is a day of mourning for most fans of the afternoon soap opera on GMA7, and why? The screen will fade out to black on Yagit today. One of GMA Network’s top-rating Afternoon Prime drama series, Yagit final episode airs this afternoon. The Yagit... Read more
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Computer Business Review
Looking under the smart hood: 5 IoT tech for carsFrom smart lights lightning the way, to facial recognition systems avoiding dri
Looking under the smart hood: 5 IoT tech for cars
Computer Business Review / Posted 13 days ago
From smart lights lightning the way, to facial recognition systems avoiding drivers falling asleep at the wheel, smart cars will reshape the auto industry. CBR sums up five key technologies that every smart vehicle will have built-in in the... Read more
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Sun Star
As Kapuso says goodbye to a top-rated show, it says hello to a new oneANOTHER gripping drama is set to captivate viewers of all ages as GMA Network p
As Kapuso says goodbye to a top-rated show, it says hello to a new one
Sun Star / Posted 13 days ago
ANOTHER gripping drama is set to captivate viewers of all ages as GMA Network presents the afternoon series Buena Familia, which is set to premiere this Monday, July 27. Buena Familia aims to reflect every person’s struggle to provide for his or her... Read more
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Business Wire
PUBLICIS GROUPE Résultats du 1er semestre 2015Publicis Groupe (Paris:PUB): (1)Après élimination des pertes de valeur, de l’a
PUBLICIS GROUPE Résultats du 1er semestre 2015
Business Wire / Posted 13 days ago
Publicis Groupe (Paris:PUB): (1)Après élimination des pertes de valeur, de l’amortissement des incorporels liés aux acquisitions, des principales plus (moins)-values de cession et de la réévaluation des earn-out (2)Avant variation du BFR Maurice... Read more
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Automotive Business Review
Bosch, TomTom collaborate to map routes for automated driving German engineering and electronics firm Bosch has joined hands with Dutch map
Bosch, TomTom collaborate to map routes for automated driving
Automotive Business Review / Posted 14 days ago
German engineering and electronics firm Bosch has joined hands with Dutch map and traffic information provider TomTom (TOM2) to develop high-precision maps with a view to assisting... Read more
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EETimes.de
German carmaker trio grabs Nokia�s map service July 21, 2015 // Christoph Hammerschmidt In the bidding contest about Nokia�
German carmaker trio grabs Nokia�s map service
EETimes.de / Posted 14 days ago
July 21, 2015 // Christoph Hammerschmidt In the bidding contest about Nokia�s digital road maps service HERE, a consortium of three German carmakers seems to have prevailed. According to media reports,... Read more
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PC Advisor
Nokia Here said to be snatched up by Audi, BMW and Daimler for $2.7B Audi, BMW and Daimler will jointly purchase Nokia's Here digital mapping se
Nokia Here said to be snatched up by Audi, BMW and Daimler for $2.7B
PC Advisor / Posted 14 days ago
Audi, BMW and Daimler will jointly purchase Nokia's Here digital mapping service for roughly $2.7 billion, and... Read more
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Crain's Chicago Business
Nokia close to selling Chicago-based maps unit to German carmakers(Bloomberg) — Nokia Oyj is nearing an agreement to sell its Chicago-based maps
Nokia close to selling Chicago-based maps unit to German carmakers
Crain's Chicago Business / Posted 14 days ago
(Bloomberg) — Nokia Oyj is nearing an agreement to sell its Chicago-based maps business to a group of German luxury-car makers including BMW AG, according to people familiar with the matter. An agreement could be reached as early as next week, with... Read more
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The Auto Channel
Bosch and TomTom Partner on Innovative Mapping Technology for Automated DrivingBosch and TomTom Partner on Innovative Mapping Technology for Automated Driving
Bosch and TomTom Partner on Innovative Mapping Technology for Automated Driving
The Auto Channel / Posted 14 days ago
Bosch and TomTom Partner on Innovative Mapping Technology for Automated Driving High-precision maps are essential for highly automated driving Bosch is using TomTom maps in its automated test vehicles Freeways and freeway-like roads in Germany to... Read more
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Computer Business Review
TomTom Q2 flat, signs smart car partnership with BoschVenture wants to develop near real-time maps with first solutions expected in t
TomTom Q2 flat, signs smart car partnership with Bosch
Computer Business Review / Posted 14 days ago
Venture wants to develop near real-time maps with first solutions expected in the second half of 2015. TomTom signed a partnership with Bosch to improve up to the minute traffic information, as its Q2 results revealed to be flat. TomTom has been... Read more
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Reuters UK Edition
TomTom and Bosch step up joint effort to gain ground in car maps raceFRANKFURT Dutch mapmaker TomTom (TOM2.AS) has deepened its partnership in high-
TomTom and Bosch step up joint effort to gain ground in car maps race
Reuters UK Edition / Posted 15 days ago
FRANKFURT Dutch mapmaker TomTom (TOM2.AS) has deepened its partnership in high-definition mapping with German auto supplier Robert Bosch [ROBG.UL] to refine the technology crucial for autonomous driving. As Nokia (NOK1V.HE) auctions its mapping... Read more
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Reuters
TomTom and Bosch step up joint effort to gain ground in car maps raceFRANKFURT Dutch mapmaker TomTom (TOM2.AS) has deepened its partnership in high-
TomTom and Bosch step up joint effort to gain ground in car maps race
Reuters / Posted 15 days ago
FRANKFURT Dutch mapmaker TomTom (TOM2.AS) has deepened its partnership in high-definition mapping with German auto supplier Robert Bosch [ROBG.UL] to refine the technology crucial for autonomous driving. As Nokia (NOK1V.HE) auctions its mapping... Read more
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EETimes.de
Bosch, TomTom develop digital maps for automated cars July 21, 2015 // Christoph Hammerschmidt While in industry rumours about an
Bosch, TomTom develop digital maps for automated cars
EETimes.de / Posted 15 days ago
July 21, 2015 // Christoph Hammerschmidt While in industry rumours about an proposed acquisition of Nokia's mapping service HERE by a consortium of German automakers are circulating, Bosch... Read more
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Market Watch
TomTom profit falls; names new CFOBy Maarten van Tartwijk AMSTERDAM--Dutch navigation company TomTom NV (TOM2.AE
TomTom profit falls; names new CFO
Market Watch / Posted 15 days ago
By Maarten van Tartwijk AMSTERDAM--Dutch navigation company TomTom NV (TOM2.AE) said Tuesday that it has appointed Taco Titulaer as its new chief financial officer as it posted a fall in second-quarter profit. Mr. Titulaer, who joined the company... Read more
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