ITS Equant, a newly formed consortium that aims to use satellite systems to support safer roads (and get autonomous vehicles on them faster), has secured a €1.2 million funded project from the European Space Agency. The consortium is formed by Valerann, a startup based in London and Tel Aviv that develops road traffic management systems, […]
Editor’s note: This interview has been recorded and published as part of a content project in collaboration with the Japan External Trade Organization (JETRO). Road infrastructure plays a huge role in the future of smart mobility, even though it may be not as media-genic as self-driving — or, even better, flying — cars and trucks. Valerann, an Israeli-UK […]
In this week’s episode of Tech.eu Podcast, you’ll get an overview of the most important tech news in Europe, as well as a deeper insight into the future of the Slush conference and the prospects of smart toll roads in Europe.
This week, Natalie Novick and Andrii Degeler talk about the investigation of Russia’s antimonopoly watchdog into Booking.com, startups working on road safety across Europe, Google abandoning the “Double Irish” tax optimisation scheme, changes in the way we write online, wannabe kidfluencers on YouTube, and more.
Valerann, an Israeli-British startup that aims to transform existing road infrastructure into a veritable platform for traffic data, has landed $5 million in seed funding in a round led by Rio Ventures Holdings and 2B Angels. Spanish telco Telefonica also chipped in, alongside unnamed angel investors. The company, which will make its official debut at […]