Video: DMTV #3 - On LBS, 3D Data and the Connected Automobile

By Joe Francica

This week, DMTV takes a look at location-based services discussed at the Consumer Electronics Show from early January. The car manufacturers were pushing more Internet connectivity with a concept called the "connected automobile" while geospatial technology providers like NAVTEQ and Tele Atlas were touting 3D data for better car performance and driver enhancements for navigation. Ford's CEO, Alan Mulally provided insights on Ford's new technology to enhance the driver experience in apps that work with Microsoft SYNC and other innovations included with "myFord." Editor in chief Joe Francica provides a synopsis of the news and his take on why 3D data is a must.

Published Thursday, January 28th, 2010

Written by Joe Francica

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