platforms, review, toolbox

Platforms – CANBus Triple

Crowd funded project named CANBus Triple is referred to as a ‘car hacking platform’. Based on Microchip’s MCP2515 stand-alone CAN Controller with SPI interface it is capable of receiving and sending CAN network compatible data packets. It is a low cost, user programmable development platform which is open-sourced in terms of both hardware and software. Illustration 1: CANBus Triple development…

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What’s driving the Connected Car 2/3

Observing cars from its roots throughout Henry’s Ford mass production on assembly line until today, concept of a car has not changed. Driver in front of the wheel is directing machine that roles due to some energy source (for example: gasoline).  Industry is investing huge amount of money in developing new technologies and services that will change this view. And…

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Market available Connected Car systems

Connected Car paradigm increasingly gets into focus of the many involved industries. Also, it gives rise to variety of platforms and devices which aim to enable and support diverse functionalities. Currently one can find many different proprietary and open source based solutions ranging from standalone OBD reader dongles to integrated systems doing heavy lifting at the traditional service backends, comfortably…

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What’s driving the Connected Car? 1/3

The Connected Car is currently one of the hot topics in the automotive industry. It is no longer an option but our our reality and drivers are having strong coherence with their cars. In next few articles we will introduce you with connected vehicles, it’s features, fears and future expetations. Development of Connected Car Companies from outside traditional automotive base…

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