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Set Alert for Mobility

‘Sense of Touch’ Technology Can Help Prevent Fatalities

The Tactile Mobility system will detect even very slight initial runover of virtually anything, including a soft human body part, and provide a warning and/or a full vehicle stop to prevent further runover, which could be life-saving.


Ford, Argo and Lyft Gear Up to Deploy Ride Hailing AVs in 2021

Ford, Argo AI and Lyft are working together to begin commercialization of autonomous Ford Escape Hybrids for ride hailing at scale through the Lyft network by the end of 2021.

Autonomy Autonomous Vehicles

The Importance of Simulation and Validation Tools in Automotive

A consequence of a software defined environment, driven by data, is that process digitalization and model engineering are becoming essential assets at various levels in the automotive industry: from the vehicles to OEMs´ back-end and the mobility infrastructure.

Autonomy Mobility

Cyber-security in Automotive

Lately, cybersecurity has dramatically grown in importance in the automotive industry, although in Wards´ opinion it has not been properly addressed yet. In the past 5 years, the several “accidents,” where hackers have been able to take full, or partial, control of vehicles´ functions, are an evident and worrying indicator.

Connectivity Autonomy

The New Mobility Era: Software-Defined but Data-Driven

Across the supply chain, software-defined approaches appear to be the clear path to ensure flexible and future-proof architectures. In the past five years, we have observed that software has dramatically developed in new and disruptive directions, enabled by the advancement of artificial intelligence and machine learning algorithms which are strongly depending on high-quality data.

Mobility Connectivity

Autonomous Air Taxis Closer to Liftoff as Companies Drive Development Forward

DENSO, Honeywell, Toyota, Hyundai, General Motors, Stellantis and others are expanding their efforts to develop, test and fly electric propulsion technology for urban air mobility.

Autonomy Mobility

The Software and Data Revolution: From Vehicles to the OEMs´ Backend

The software revolution in the automotive industry not only is impacting the vehicle itself, but also is triggering a chain reaction that resonates back to the OEMs, significantly affecting their operating processes and future strategies.

Autonomy Mobility
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Intelligence Reports

Set Alert for Mobility Intelligence Reports

Smart Cities: Leading the Way in Mobility

In-depth case studies and analysis of how mobility providers are working with cities to shape the future of urban transportation.  


Navigating New Mobility

An examination of the mobility strategies of automotive OEMs, technology companies and others in the race to define the next era of transportation.


Connected Car Services - Report Suite

Wards Intelligence presents a suite of four important reports on trends, challenges and opportunities in connected car consumer services.

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