V2X Industry News

Waymo Obtains California’s first fully driverless car permit

By staging_0mu43t | November 9, 2018

KYLE WIGGERS@KYLE_L_WIGGERS OCTOBER 30, 2018 2:30 PM Waymo has obtained a driverless testing permit from the California Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV), it announced in a Medium post on Tuesday. It’s the first company to do so, and it gives the Google spinoff the green light to test its self-driving Chrysler Pacifica minivans on the Golden…

Illinois to Launch a New Statewide Multiagency Initiative Testing Program for Connected and Automated Vehicles (CAVs)

By staging_0mu43t | November 9, 2018

Governor Bruce Rauner has issued an executive order directing the Illinois Department of Transportation (IDOT) to launch a new statewide, multiagency initiative to develop a testing program for connected and automated vehicles (CAVs). CAVs are predicted to generate an estimated US$800bn annually in economic benefits across the USA by 2050, which includes the creation of…

Why V2X Americas is Unique

By staging_0mu43t | October 23, 2018

Next-generation LTE technology is chiefly responsible for the mobile revolution which is still powering innovation and economic growth worldwide. With the impending “FirstNet” roll-out, next generation LTE is on the verge of transforming the public safety and first responder communications capabilities required by local police, fire and EMTs as well as State and National agencies…