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"Road Database: Highly Reliable, Low-Cost Maps for Autonomous Driving"
Continental and Ygomi are developing a machine-readable database that autonomous vehicles can use for accurate positioning under any conditions. Appears in February 2016 newsletter. $65.00
 
"TomTom, The Company Profile"
No longer pursuing new infotainment system business, TomTom's strategic focus in automotive is on connected navigation systems and components. Its new transactional mapmaking platform will be used to create highly accurate, real-time maps capable of supporting autonomous driving. Appears in November 2015 newsletter. $65.00
 
"Elmar Frickenstein on New BMW 7 Series"
BMW's top EE discusses new electronics in the 7 Series that advance the state of the art. Appears in July 2015 newsletter. $65.00
 
"UConnect Goes Global"
According to Alan Amici, head of Global UConnect, the brand will cover all audio, telematics and navigation offerings in the Fiat Chrysler line-up. Appears in September 2014 newsletter. $65.00
 
"Desay SV Automotive, The Company Profile"
This Chinese OEM supplier of radios, navigation, clusters and HVAC controls is working to become a global automotive electronics player. Appears in April 2014 newsletter. $65.00
 
"Telenav Inc., The Company Profile"
With more and more connected cars on the market, Telenav has targeted automotive as one of its strategic growth segments. In FY 2013, 37% of Telenav revenue was automotive. Appears in October 2013 newsletter. $65.00
 
"J.D. Power and Associates' Multimedia Quality and Satisfaction Study"
Graph gives J.D. Power and Associates' supplier rankings for AM/FM/Single CD Player/Satellite Radio/Navigation category. Appears in November 2012 newsletter. $65.00
 
"Alpine Electronics, The Company Profile"
Alpine faces some formidable challenges in meeting its sales goals and holding on to its share of the infotainment market. New aftermarket offerings suggest where Alpine's OEM strategy is headed. Appears in July 2012 newsletter. $65.00
 
"Expectations Rise for the Automotive Speech Interface"
The success of Apple's Siri voice interface for the iPhone is a big driver of advances in automotive speech applications. Appears in June 2012 newsletter. $65.00
 
"Pioneer Corp., The Company Profile"
Pioneer has been struggling to compete in the crowded infotainment market. Strategic alliances with strong partners should help reduce new product development costs. Navigation market in China holds promise. Appears in July 2011 newsletter. $65.00
 
"Elektrobit (EB), The Company Profile"
While still small, embedded software and tools supplier EB is well positioned to benefit from the rapid growth in automotive software: EB is planning on 20% annual growth for the next five years. Strongest product sector will be driver assistance. Appears in May 2011 newsletter. $65.00
 
"TomTom, The Company Profile"
TomTom is focused on growing its embedded navigation business with OEMs. TomTom now supplies Renault with factory-installed, co-branded, connected navigation and LIVE Services. Appears in April 2011 newsletter. $65.00
 
"Chris Preuss on Telematics"
The former head of GM's OnStar unit shares his thoughts on what a successful telematics strategy entails. Appears in April 2011 newsletter. $65.00
 
"TomTom, The Company Profile"
TomTom is focused on growing its embedded navigation business with OEMs. TomTom now supplies Renault with factory-installed, co-branded, connected navigation and LIVE Services. Appears in April 2011 newsletter. $65.00
 
"Voice Texting May Reduce Distraction"
Hyundai's Blue Link telematics platform, developed with ATX and Nuance uses agent-assisted speech recognition to enable outbound texting by voice. Appears in March 2011 newsletter. $65.00
 
"RIM Gaining a Foothold in Automotive"
With help from its acquisitions of Dash Navigation and QNX, RIM has established a presence in automotive. Compatibility with automotive standards is essential for smartphone manufacturers. Appears in December 2010 newsletter. $65.00
 
"Clarion Co. Ltd., The Company Profile"
Among the world's largest infotainment suppliers, Clarion supplies fully integrated navigation systems to Ford, Nissan and others. Expect future growth to come from new connectivity features in infotainment, as well as a fast-growing business in cameras. Appears in November 2010 newsletter. $65.00
 
"Alpine Electronics, Fiscal Year 2010"
A look at Alpine's financial results for FY 2010. Appears in July 2010 newsletter. $65.00
 
"Roundup: Mobis, Hitachi, Pioneer"
Year end financial results for Korean supplier Hyundai Mobis, Hitachi Automotive Systems Segment and Pioneer Car Electronics Business. Appears in June 2010 newsletter. $65.00
 
"Smartphone Connectivity Roils Telematics and Infotainment Markets"
A smartphone can do most of what an infotainment system does and the exploding smartphone market is changing the competitive landscape for infotainment and telematics suppliers, as well as carmakers. Appears in May 2010 newsletter. $65.00
 
"Harman International, The Company Profile"
Well-established as the market leader in high-end infotainment systems, Harman is succeeding in growing its mid-range business as well with a new scalable infotainment platform. Automotive business backlog stands at $10 billion. Profile includes QNX business. Appears in February 2010 newsletter. $65.00
 
"Google Makes Automotive Connections"
Google aims to bring its content and services to automobiles. Continental is developing a Google Android-based infotainment platform called AutoLinQ that will provide connectivity both to the Web and to vehicle sensors and control systems--a new way to deliver telematics services. Appears in November 2009 newsletter. $65.00
 
"Magneti Marelli, The Company Profile"
The Fiat subsidiary Magneti Marelli's most promising new electronics products are open infotainment systems including telematics and portable device connectivity. Fiat's control of Chrysler presents a huge opportunity for new business. Appears in July 2009 newsletter. $65.00
 
"More Reliable Traffic Data Still Needed"
The quality of real-time traffic data is improving, but skeptics wonder if there is a viable business model for providers such as Navteq and Inrix. Appears in May 2009 newsletter. $65.00
 
"OEMs Gear Up for U.S. Telematics Market"
All major carmakers selling vehicles in the U.S. will offer telematics services by 2012 or sooner. New technologies, new business models on the way. Appears in February 2009 newsletter. $65.00
 
"Panasonic Automotive Systems, The Company Profile"
Panasonic aims to make navigation all about location-based content. Appears in October 2008 newsletter. $65.00
 
"Telematics Makes Progress"
Carmakers must add telematics features to embedded navigation that meet or exceed the capabilities of handheld devices. Appears in October 2008 newsletter. $65.00
 
"Panasonic Automotive Systems, The Company Profile"
Panasonic aims to make navigation all about location-based content. Appears in October 2008 newsletter. $65.00
 
"New MY 2009 Features"
Despite the heavy focus on fuel economy, new features geared toward safety, comfort and convenience are still making their way to the market. Appears in October 2008 newsletter. $65.00
 
"Panasonic Automotive Systems, The Company Profile"
Panasonic aims to make navigation all about location-based content. Appears in October 2008 newsletter. $65.00
 
"BMW Leads Open Source Infotainment Initiative"
The infotainment industry is facing upheaval following BMWís recent announcement that it has joined with Intel, Wind River and others to promote an open-source infotainment and communications system platform based on Linux. Appears in July 2008 newsletter. $65.00
 
"Japan's Auto Consumer Electronics Shipments, 2007"
Data from the Japan Electronics and Information Technology Industries Association shows the growth or decline in shipped units of car navigation, TV, DVD players and CD players. Appears in June 2008 newsletter. $65.00
 
"TomTom Engages Embedded Navigation Market"
TomTom believes it can be a strong player in embedded navigation systems for low-priced and mid-range vehicles. TomTom's Automotive Business Unit will also focus on developing more mobile services such as HD Traffic. Appears in April 2008 newsletter. $65.00
 
"TRG's Worldwide Navigation Market Forecast by Type"
Telematics Research Group's forecast of the in-vehicle and portable navigation markets worldwide, through 2012. Appears in April 2008 newsletter. $65.00
 
"TomTom Engages Embedded Navigation Market"
TomTom believes it can be a strong player in embedded navigation systems for low-priced and mid-range vehicles. TomTom's Automotive Business Unit will also focus on developing more mobile services such as HD Traffic. Appears in April 2008 newsletter. $65.00
 
"TRG's Worldwide Navigation Market Forecast by Type"
Telematics Research Group's forecast of the in-vehicle and portable navigation markets worldwide, through 2012. Appears in April 2008 newsletter. $65.00
 
"Garmin Eyes OEM Market"
Like rival TomTom, PND market leader Garmin International is looking to expand into the OE navigation market. Garmin software enables navigation in Ford Works Solution. Appears in April 2008 newsletter. $65.00
 
"TRG's Worldwide Navigation Market Forecast by Type"
Telematics Research Group's forecast of the in-vehicle and portable navigation markets worldwide, through 2012. Appears in April 2008 newsletter. $65.00
 
"Garmin Eyes OEM Market"
Like rival TomTom, PND market leader Garmin International is looking to expand into the OE navigation market. Garmin software enables navigation in Ford Works Solution. Appears in April 2008 newsletter. $65.00
 
"TomTom Engages Embedded Navigation Market"
TomTom believes it can be a strong player in embedded navigation systems for low-priced and mid-range vehicles. TomTom's Automotive Business Unit will also focus on developing more mobile services such as HD Traffic. Appears in April 2008 newsletter. $65.00
 
"Nuance Communications, The Company Profile"
Speech recognition technology is finally mature enough for automotive applications. Nuance Communications' speech software, capable of voice destination entry, is rolling out in both embedded and portable navigation devices. Appears in November 2007 newsletter. $65.00
 
"Fiat to Make Blue&Me Standard"
After a rocky start, Microsoft is now making gains in the automotive market. Fiat Group's Blue&Me connectivity platform is based on Microsoft Auto software. Appears in November 2007 newsletter. $65.00
 
"Harman International Making Big News"
Harmanís sales were up 9.3% in the fiscal year ending June 30, 2007. Harmanís relationship with Mercedes--definitely in flux--might be a factor in the cancelled acquisition of Harman by KKR and Goldman Sachs Capital Partners. Appears in October 2007 newsletter. $65.00
 
"Consolidation Coming to Infotainment Industry"
In a market crowded with competitors, companies with strong brand names like Sony and Bose will have an edge. Appears in June 2007 newsletter. $65.00
 
"Pioneer Corp., The Company Profile"
Among the world's leading suppliers of car audio and navigation, Pioneer sees more OEMs offering premium, branded products. More integration of audio and navigation on the way. Appears in May 2007 newsletter. $65.00
 
"Domestic Japanese Shipments of Automotive Consumer Electronics Equipment, 2006"
JEITA tracks unit shipments of navigation, TV and audio systems, both OEM and aftermarket Appears in April 2007 newsletter. $65.00
 
"Garmin Leads U.S. Portable Navigation Market"
U.S. Portable Navigation Hardware Vendor Market Shares 2005 and 2006. Data from Canalys. Appears in March 2007 newsletter. $65.00
 
"Garmin Ltd., The Company Profile"
In North America, Garmin leads the market in sales of personal navigation devices. Appears in March 2007 newsletter. $65.00
 
"Garmin Leads U.S. Portable Navigation Market"
U.S. Portable Navigation Hardware Vendor Market Shares 2005 and 2006. Data from Canalys. Appears in March 2007 newsletter. $65.00
 
"Garmin Ltd., The Company Profile"
In North America, Garmin leads the market in sales of personal navigation devices. Appears in March 2007 newsletter. $65.00
 
"Elektrobit Automotive Software, The Company Profile"
Formerly operating as 3SOFT, Elektrobit Automotive Software is a leading supplier of AUTOSAR and OSEK implementations as well as development tools and navigation software. Appears in February 2007 newsletter. $65.00
 
"German Carmakers Agree to XML Standard for HMI"
Volkswagen Group companies, along with DaimlerChrysler and BMW developed a standard to specify human machine interface requirements for audio and navigation systems. Appears in December 2006 newsletter. $65.00
 
"Rear Seat Entertainment Market Slows"
Growth in DVD-based rear seat entertainment has cooled. Portable devices impact both OEM and aftermarket sales. Includes table "Aftermarket Mobile Video and Navigation Total U.S. Forecast" from the Consumer Electronics Association Appears in October 2006 newsletter. $65.00
 
"Strategy Analytics on Automotive Electronics Trends"
Two experts from Strategy Analytics' automotive practice see sales of automotive ECUs and semiconductors growing at 8% to 10%. Includes 2010 navigation forecast by region. Appears in September 2006 newsletter. $65.00
 
"Tele Atlas, The Company Profile"
Map maker Tele Atlas looks to the growing market for in-car and portable navigation in North America for future profits. Appears in June 2006 newsletter. $65.00
 
"Speech Recognition--What's Next"
Advances in speech recognition bring spoken destination entry for navigation systems closer to reality. Appears in April 2006 newsletter. $65.00
 
"Domestic Japanese Shipments of Automotive Consumer Electronics Equipment 2005"
JETIA market data for car multimedia shipments. (short) Appears in March 2006 newsletter. $65.00
 
"TomTom, The Company Profile"
TomTom is the number-one supplier of portable navigation devices in Europe and number-two in the U.S. Toyota and other carmakers are making deals with TomTom to offer transportable navigation with a new car. Appears in March 2006 newsletter. $65.00
 
"Automotive HDDs: Not So Hot"
The market for automotive HDDs may not develop as quickly as hard-drive makers such as Toshiba and Seagate might like. Appears in February 2006 newsletter. $65.00
 
"Bosch-Denso JV Delivers T-Engine Infotainment Platform"
ADIT, a 50-50 JV by Bosch and Denso developed a multimedia computing platform based on T-Engine. T-Engine is an offshoot of ITRON. Appears in December 2005 newsletter. $65.00
 
"Microsoft Targets Infotainment"
Several Windows Automotive-based navigation and entertainment products were demonstrated at CES 2006. Appears in December 2005 newsletter. $65.00
 
"Dual Displays and iPods"
Linking iPods to audio/navigation systems is hot in Japan. Fujitsu Ten and Toyota developed a dual image display screen for navigation that can entertain the front passenger with DVD or TV while the driver views navigation info. Appears in November 2005 newsletter. $65.00
 
"VICS Still Growing in Japan"
Graphic shows sales of VICS receivers through 2004. Appears in November 2005 newsletter. $65.00
 
"Alpine Electronics, The Company Profile (09/05)"
Alpine's ten-year strategic plan emphasizes navigation, communications and driver assist products, while A/V sales are likely to flatten. Appears in September 2005 newsletter. $65.00
 
"Bose Corp. Moving Beyond Sound Systems"
Reclusive Bose appears to be developing multimedia/navigation products for the automotive OE market. Appears in April 2005 newsletter. $65.00
 
"Hitachi Automotive Systems, The Company Profile"
Just 3.8% of the electronics conglomerate Hitachi's sales are from automotive products. Nissan/Renault accounts for 55% of automotive sales. Hitachi now owns all of Unisia JECS, Xanavi Informatics and Tokico. Appears in February 2005 newsletter. $65.00
 
"Domestic Japanese Shipments of Automotive Consumer Electronics Equipment"
Table shows consumer electronics shipments growth from 2000 to 2004. Appears in February 2005 newsletter. $65.00
 
"Navigation and Rear-Seat Entertainment Fuel Displays Market"
Market researchers forecast shipments of LCD monitors for automobiles will more than double by 2008. Rear-seat DVD drives the U.S. market; in Japan and Europe, it's navigation. Appears in December 2004 newsletter. $65.00
 
"NAVTEQ, The Company Profile"
NAVTEQ supplies map data for Internet-based maps, portable navigation devices and every major carmaker that offers a navigation system in North America or Europe. IPO completed in August 2004. Appears in December 2004 newsletter. $65.00
 
"Navigation and Rear-Seat Entertainment Fuel Displays Market"
Market researchers forecast shipments of LCD monitors for automobiles will more than double by 2008. Rear-seat DVD drives the U.S. market; in Japan and Europe, it's navigation. Appears in December 2004 newsletter. $65.00
 
"NAVTEQ, The Company Profile"
NAVTEQ supplies map data for Internet-based maps, portable navigation devices and every major carmaker that offers a navigation system in North America or Europe. IPO completed in August 2004. Appears in December 2004 newsletter. $65.00
 
"Is Harman Stock Overvalued?"
Harman's market value is nearly three times its FY 2004 sales. Wall Street is watching. Appears in December 2004 newsletter. $65.00
 
"2003 Automotive Navigation Unit Sales by Region"
Graph based on Strategy Analytics' In-Vehicle Telematics Systems Forecast 2002-2010. Appears in December 2004 newsletter. $65.00
 
"NAVTEQ, The Company Profile"
NAVTEQ supplies map data for Internet-based maps, portable navigation devices and every major carmaker that offers a navigation system in North America or Europe. IPO completed in August 2004. Appears in December 2004 newsletter. $65.00
 
"Java--Few Auto Applications, Yet"
Despite the hype two or three years ago about Java for automotive applications, so far, only BMW and Hyundai have Java on the road. Siemens VDO developed a Java-based navigation and infotainment system for BMW. Appears in October 2004 newsletter. $65.00
 
"Siemens Navigation in Production Vehicles"
Table shows model and make of 2004 vehicles with Siemens VDO navigation. Appears in October 2004 newsletter. $65.00
 
"Java--Few Auto Applications, Yet"
Despite the hype two or three years ago about Java for automotive applications, so far, only BMW and Hyundai have Java on the road. Siemens VDO developed a Java-based navigation and infotainment system for BMW. Appears in October 2004 newsletter. $65.00
 
"Autobytel-Japan.com Surveys Japanese Consumers on Car Electronics"
The popular car-buying Web site found out what electronics equipment Japanese consumers have in their cars and what they like and don't like about navigation systems. Appears in September 2004 newsletter. $65.00
 
"ATX Group, The Company Profile (09/04)"
The telematics service provider to Mercedes and BMW is looking to expand its business in Europe. More services to OEMs are in the works. Appears in September 2004 newsletter. $65.00
 
"Renesas Technology, The Company Profile"
Renesas Technology, a joint venture of Hitachi and Mitsubishi Electric, is now the fourth largest automotive semiconductor supplier in the world. Navigation is Renesas' hottest auto application. Appears in July 2004 newsletter. $65.00
 
"Denso, The Company Profile (6/04)"
Denso is looking for future growth outside Japan, with new technology in diesel common rail, CO2 air conditioning and navigation. Toyota remains Denso's largest customer. Appears in June 2004 newsletter. $65.00
 
"Aisin Seiki, The Company Profile (2/04)"
Aisin Seiki's top electrical/electronics products are electronically controlled transmissions, ABS and navigation systems. Promising new E/E products include intelligent parking assist systems, lane departure warning and hybrid powertrains. Toyota accounts for 70% of Aisin's sales. Appears in February 2004 newsletter. $65.00
 
"Speech Recognition Progresses Gradually"
Bringing speech recognition to cars is still an evolutionary process. Destination entry for navigation remains a goal, but will likely need off-board computing power. Appears in October 2003 newsletter. $65.00
 
"Pioneer Corp., The Company Profile (09/03)"
Pioneer is the worldwide market leader in CD receivers today. The company is looking to expand OEM sales to 40% of its car electronics business in the next five years. Appears in September 2003 newsletter. $65.00
 
"CSM Forecasts Sluggish Navigation Sales in North America"
CSM Component Forecast Service sees U.S. navigation sales reaching just 450,000 by 2006. Includes a graph of installation volumes in North America and Europe through 2006. Appears in May 2003 newsletter. $65.00
 
"Second Generation Telematics Begins Modestly in Japan"
Honda, Nissan and Toyota have launched new versions of their telematics products. This time, Nissan and Toyota have chosen to introduce telematics on low-priced compact cars. All three camakers opted to base their telematics platforms on commerical operating systems. Appears in May 2003 newsletter. $65.00
 
"New Report from SRD Looks at Telematics and Navigation in Japan"
Excerpts from "Japan Car Navigation and Telematics Market 2003" include Global In-Car Computing Market by Year, by Region and by Product; and 2002 Navigation Equipment Market Share by Supplier. Appears in April 2003 newsletter. $65.00
 
"New Auto Electronics Applications Sustain Auto Semi Market"
Despite industry-wide pressure to reduce prices, auto semiconductor makers report business is still healthy--thanks to integration and increased electronics content in vehicles. Includes graph, "Worldwide Automotive Semiconductor Market Demand 1995 to 2006 in $ Millions," from Strategy Analytics. Appears in April 2003 newsletter. $65.00
 
"CEA Forecasts U.S. Mobile Audio, Video, Nav and Vehicle Security"
Graphics show the Consumer Electronics Association's forecasts through 2006. Appears in February 2003 newsletter. $65.00
 
"Harman International, The Company Profile (2002)"
The audio systems supplier is focusing on sales of integrated systems to OEMs. New contracts with Mercedes will contribute to future automotive sales growth. Appears in May 2002 newsletter. $65.00
 
"Blaupunkt, The Company Profile"
The mobile electronics division of Bosch is looking for OEM business in North America. Appears in April 2002 newsletter. $65.00
 
"Hitachi Semiconductor, The Company Profile"
Sixty percent of Hitachi Semiconductor's automotive products go to powertrain applications. An in-depth look at the company. Appears in February 2002 newsletter. $65.00
 
"3.2 million VICS Units in Use in Japan"
Cumulative navigation shipments and VICS shipments 1993 to 2001. (Short) Appears in October 2001 newsletter. $65.00
 
"AMI-C Joins OSGi"
AMI-C wants to extend OSGi specifications to vehicles, standardizing delivery of wireless services like navigation, real-time traffic data and security. Appears in March 2001 newsletter. $65.00
 
"Navigation Numbers Up"
Graphs of Japanese navigation shipments in 2000, by market and by region. Appears in February 2001 newsletter. $65.00
 

 

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