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BlackBerry’s IoT platform to deliver new automotive experiences

Media | 06/03/2015 7:17 pm EDT

BlackBerry Ltd. announced in a press release Wednesday that it will demonstrate its new automotive software, which allows for wireless updates, at this year's TU-Automotive Detroit auto show. The new software will help automakers reduce maintenance costs and expensive recalls, improve customer satisfaction, and keep vehicles up to date with new features, even after a vehicle has moved off the assembly line, the release stated. In an e-mail Wednesday, Paul Leroux, public relations manager for BlackBerry technology solutions, said the latest software runs on the Blackberry network and will easily allow automakers to update the car’s software remotely. “Existing software...