LAS VEGAS – Paying with your phone, watch, coffee mugs, and now, your car too: the IoT has come a long way. Honda partnered with Visa to illustrate the first proof-of-concept demonstration of in-vehicle payments at the CES 2017 in Las Vegas last week. The in-car dashboard notifies drivers whenRead More
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The sharing economy has made it possible to “share” virtually anything: from cars, homes, loans, to doghouses (yes, that’s a real thing, check out Rover or DogVacay). Considered the trendsetter by many, Uber (see “uberization”) became synonymous with the notion of sharing economy, where consumers and service providers communicate amongRead More
Arcade City started out as a Facebook page that resembled a decentralized ridesharing environment where customers would “hail” a car by posting to Arcade City’s page, and drivers would then respond with their set prices. But founder Christopher David had other plans for Arcade City: a decentralized ridesharing app that will runRead More
The R3 CEV blockchain consortium has a new member that’s not like the others. Last week, Toyota Financial Services announced it has joined R3’s consortium to explore distributed and shared ledger tech for potential applications in auto financing. TFS is the first captive to collaborate with the more than 50 ofRead More