The Value of Neutrality in Automotive Data Services

As we enter 2019, services based on automotive data are quickly evolving from visionary ideas to piloted experiments to mainstream capabilities that will change the driving experience and ultimately our entire system of urban mobility. Like many emerging technology ecosystems, headwinds remain. At Otonomo, we believe in one overarching tenet that will make automotive data […]

Putting Mercedes-Benz Customers in the Driver’s Seat for Innovative Connected Car Services

I’m thrilled to announce that Otonomo has partnered with Daimler AG on a new initiative that will give Mercedes-Benz connected car customers access to innovative new apps for their cars, with built-in safety, security, and privacy management. Mercedes-Benz customers will have the power to give verified apps permission to use connected car data to deliver […]

Anatomy of a Connected Car Owner

As the biggest shopping season of the year kicks off, I’ve been noticing the volume of car commercials everywhere I turn. Cars are becoming increasingly more technologically sophisticated – and so are drivers. As a marketer who is now working in auto-tech, I’ve been thinking a lot about how drivers are changing and where brands […]

Young People Driving the Connected Car Revolution? Maybe Not.

Younger people have been first to adopt almost all new technologies, and I expected that it would be no different with the mobility apps and services that are emerging around the connected car ecosystem. I was a bit surprised at what we found in our recent driver survey, fielded by Edison Research and looking specifically […]

Are Consumers Willing to Share Connected Car Data?

By Lisa Joy Rosner, Chief Marketing Officer, Otonomo 2018 has been quite a year for data and privacy news. From high-profile security breaches to the now infamous Facebook and Cambridge Analytica scandal, global consumers have become inundated – and rightfully concerned – around the issue of data protection. To add to the barrage of recent […]

Otonomo Participates in Škoda Press Conference

  Last week, while in Tel Aviv for mobility week, I had the pleasure of spending time with the Škoda team. We met in a hip and funky Mindspace room with built in wooden benches covered in pillows, where journalists from around Europe lounged and listened to Škoda’s innovation vision. Native tongues varied from Czech, […]

Building Consumer Trust in the Era of GDPR: Announcing the Consent Management Hub

Building Consumer Trust in the Era of GDPR: Announcing the Consent Management Hub After years of anticipation, the European Union’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) will come into effect this week. And it couldn’t come at a more appropriate time. Recent events have put the spotlight on data privacy, and consumers expect greater transparency from […]

Sharing Otonomo’s Recent Awards and Recognition

  By Lisa Joy Rosner, CMO, Otonomo We’ve been working so hard to build our platform and collaborate with OEMs and app and service providers that we’ve barely had time to talk about it.   Lately, we have had so much great news, we wanted to share it. We’ve been formally recognized by five leading organizations […]

From Data Driven to Driving Data – Helping to Build the First Connected Car Data Marketplace

By Lisa Joy Rosner, CMO, Otonomo I don’t know a throw-out bearing from an alternator, but I do know data. I’ve been a marketing executive for many years and I’ve seen data drive amazing things – saving money, increasing sales, delighting even the most disgruntled customer – but now, I am seeing data save lives. […]

Automobility LA 2017 – otonomo is in the house! And this is how we help to make Smart Cities smarter

The otonomo car data marketplace is in enabling a wealth of mobility providers to interact with the Smart City and transform urban living – on and off the streets. This week at AutoMobility LA, other than making the rounds and being blown away by the sweeping progress being made across the industry, we will be […]