Amazon drones to charge EVs on the go

Amazon’s new patent for drone tech that can charge EVs on the move could signal the end of range anxiety. Amazon has recently patented new technology that will allow its drones to charge electric vehicles while they are being used…

Prof. Omar Hegazy, head of power electronics and electrical machines at the MOBI Research Centre, University of Brussels (VUB), recently highlighted his team’s EV powertrain optimisation techniques at CWIEME Istanbul 2017.  Electric vehicle (EV) and hybrid electric vehicle (HEV) technology…
Let’s discuss future cars

From the Internet of Things to the autonomous drive, from climate protection to new concepts of mobility, technological developments and new political and social requirements have sparked a discussion about the future of cars. There has been a lot of…
Avoid the Automotive Cybersecurity Speed Trap

Among connected-car enthusiasts, manufacturers and drivers, cybersecurity is the looming speed trap. If, as Gartner Research projects, there will be a quarter of a billion cars on the road by 2020 connected with Wi-Fi hotspots and Bluetooth®, something will need to…
Renesas Electronics Expands 3D Graphics Cluster Market

R-Car D3 Delivers High-Performance Graphic Capabilities and Significantly Reduced System Development Cost, and Enables Scalability from High-End to Entry-Class Vehicles. TOKYO, Japan, October 31, 2017 – Renesas Electronics Corporation (TSE:6723), a premier supplier of advanced semiconductor solutions, today announced its high-performance…