Faurecia invests in Creo Dynamics to enhance personalised sound experiences

Faurecia invests in Creo Dynamics to enhance personalised sound experiences

Faurecia announced that it has acquired a majority stake in the Swedish company Creo Dynamics, which provides innovative acoustics and Active Noise Control (ANC) solutions.

Elektrobit provides HMI development platform for Volkswagen

Elektrobit provides HMI development platform for Volkswagen

Elektrobit (EB) announced that it is providing the development platform for the digital instrument clusters and infotainment devices in Volkswagen's new generation of electric cars. The EB GUIDE toolchain enables developers at Volkswagen to easily and quickly design complex human machine interfaces (HMIs).

Freudenberg develops new lightweight solution to seal against Electromagnetic Radiation

Freudenberg develops new lightweight solution to seal against Electromagnetic Radiation

Electronic components must be protected from disruptions caused by electromagnetic waves. Experts from Freudenberg Performance Materials and Freudenberg Sealing Technologies are working together on ways to provide shielding with plastic housings. In the future, they could partially replace the aluminum versions that have dominated the market until now.

OmniVision launches new automotive Image Sensor for Cabin Monitoring Segment

OmniVision launches new automotive Image Sensor for Cabin Monitoring Segment

OmniVision Technologies, Inc., a leading developer of advanced digital imaging solutions, announced the OV2778 automotive image sensor, which provides the best value of any 2MP RGB-IR sensor for cabin- and occupant-monitoring. With its complement of industry-leading features, this sensor is ideal for interior applications such as detecting packages and unattended children, as well as videoconferencing.

BMW using AR and VR to unlock new potential in its production system

BMW using AR and VR to unlock new potential in its production system

The BMW Group Production focuses increasingly on trendsetting, easy-to-use and effective virtual (VR) and augmented (AR) reality applications. VR images, or artificially created images, are ever more realistic and hard to distinguish from real pictures. In AR applications, illustrations complement real images. AR and VR images can be viewed in special headsets or on normal tablet computers.

thyssenkrupp to establish Additive Manufacturing TechCentre Hub in Singapore

thyssenkrupp to establish Additive Manufacturing TechCentre Hub in Singapore

thyssenkrupp will establish an Additive Manufacturing TechCentre Hub in Singapore this year. The announcement, made at Hannover Messe 2019, illustrates the company’s initiative to bring its engineering and innovation capabilities to customers in Asia Pacific.

Tesla updates its Autopilot to offer more seamless navigation

Tesla updates its Autopilot to offer more seamless navigation

Tesla is beginning to roll out the latest version of Navigate on Autopilot for a more seamless active guidance experience. In this new version, drivers will now have the option to use Navigate on Autopilot without having to confirm lane changes via the turn stalk.

Audi expands the use of 3D printing in production

Audi expands the use of 3D printing in production

Audi is expanding the use of 3D printers in Production. Custom designed and locally printed, auxiliary tools from the 3D printer help employees on the production lines. A separate department will be responsible for implementation at the Neckarsulm site in the future.