Archive for February, 2017

Platooning: First test in Singapore

February 5th, 2017 (No Comments)

Scania is testing the autonomous column driving – platooning – between two harbor terminals in Singapore. As soon as the vehicles are adapted to the local conditions, four trucks should be driven close together. Other truck manufacturers are also planning their first practice tests.

Rescue card sticker from TIS

February 3rd, 2017 (No Comments)

The rescue card gives accident assistants and paramedics important information for the recovery of car passengers. The accompanying rescue card sticker signals the accident helpers that they find this important information in the car behind the driver’s sun visor.

UMTS shutdown at Deutsche TELEKOM?

February 2nd, 2017 (No Comments)

Lately, the terms of the Telekom’s mobile phone agreements contain a passage in which the company reserves the right to switch off the UMTS network from the end of 2020. This passage provided some turmoil and some observers see the announced exit from 3G technology.