Automakers, Tech Companies Mining Electric Car Big Data To Plot Industry's Future
As I zip silently around the San Francisco
Bay Area in a new Ford Focus Electric, the stylish battery-powered car emits not a molecule of carbon pollution. The four-door hatchback, however, is generating cumulus clouds of data every second. A dashboard video screen constantly displays information on the vehicleís acceleration, braking, battery charge and location. Even when the Focus is parked itís streaming data on the battery system and even tire pressure to my Microsoft
-designed iPhone app.
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