http://www.businessinsider.com - Blackberry has had quite the fall from grace. What was once the world's biggest smartphone maker is now out of the phone manufacturing business altogether.
http://www.autoblog.com - Happy Alvistide everybody!
http://gmauthority.com - Buick wants you to be a better driver. The public at large wants you to be a better driver. So, let’s do it, shall we?
http://www.wheels.ca - General Motors and IBM have announced a partnership to bring the power of OnStar and IBM Watson together to create OnStar Go, the auto industry’s first cognitive mobility platform.
http://www.forbes.com - General Motors finally may have figured out the best way to extract value from its OnStar brand: by using it to share all sorts of valuable information being generated by the car as well as its driver. Besides benefiting OnStar subscribers, of course, the new OnStar Go portal with IBM’s Watson will become a promising new opening for advertisers seeking to reach owners of Chevrolet, Buick, Cadillac and GMC vehicles.
http://blog.caranddriver.com - We’re creatures of habit. It’s not a stretch to imagine someone picking up bagels for the office on Tuesdays, trying a new restaurant on the way home from a long Wednesday, and usually taking the scenic route after dropping the kids off at swimming lessons on the weekend.
http://www.businessinsider.com - GM recently unveiled a new version of its OnStar system that is powered by IBM’s Watson AI capabilities, according to The Wall Street Journal. The system, called OnStar Go, is designed to learn from users' behavior and then bring users personalized offers from third-party partners.
http://adage.com - In-car advertising is about to take a leap forward as General Motors and IBM roll out a new system to deliver personalized brand messages to drivers inside GM vehicles, using location and vehicle data. The system -- which was announced Wednesday -- combines IBM Watson's cognitive abilities with GM's OnStar service, which provides services like navigation and vehicle maintenance assistance.
http://www.digitaltrends.com - If you're not distracted enough already while driving, there's a new partnership between OnStar and IBM Watson that's sure to add to the sensory overload. Beginning early next year, Watson will be making its way into your vehicle.
http://www.autonews.com - OnStar's Big Blue move; Audi pulls out of Le Mans; Subaru, Ford recalls; LG to challenge Tesla in energy storage; Mercedes powers up E class; This driverless truck's for you.