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BMW Group India announced appointment of Rudratej Singh as President and CEO

By : CIOL Bureau

Rudratej Singh has been appointed as the new president and chief executive officer of BMW Group India, effective August 1, 2019. Rudratej ‘Rudy’ Singh holds 25 or more years of experience during which he has held multiple leadership positions both

BMW & Daimler team up to merge their autonomous car units

By : CIOL Writers

Automotive giants BMW and Daimler have entered into an agreement to merge their ride-hailing and car-sharing units. The new partnership will try to fend off competition from ride-hailing giant Uber. As per the agreement, the joint venture which will be

BMW cars will support Alexa voice control starting 2018

By : CIOL Writers

Automobile giant BMW has announced to bring Amazon’s Alexa voice assistant in all its cars starting 2018. The two companies revealed that the voice integration will begin in the middle of next year giving users access to Alexa skills and voice-based

Microsoft is bringing Skype for Business to BMW cars

By : CIOL Writers

Microsoft has announced that it is bringing Skype for Business to BMW cars that use iDrive system. Last year, BMW added Office 365 communications feature to its BMW 5 series and now it’s adding Skype to it infotainment features that will allow users

Delphi joins the Intel-BMW-Mobileye self driving cars project

By : CIOL Writers

Automotive parts and electronics maker, Delphi has joined BMW, Intel and Mobileye as a new partner in their previously announced initiative to co-develop an autonomous driving platform. As the technology industry races to develop self-driving cars, companies are increasingly inking partnerships and

BMW, Intel and Mobileye to deploy 40 autonomous test cars on road this year

By : CIOL Writers

From the world’s first 5G modem to smart hairbrush, CES 2017 has already set tech world on fire with a small peep into future of technology. Now, bringing one of the most anticipated announcements from the show- a fleet of

BMW and Baidu have reportedly called off their autonomous car partnership

By : CIOL Writers

BMW and Chinese search giant Baidu are reportedly ending their two years old partnership on self-driving cars. Though Chinese tech major Baidu announced last week that it had begun testing self-driving vehicles in Wuzhen but looks like its tie-up with