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July 5, 2022

Digital delivery book: Südwestdeutsche Medienholding relies on logistics app with intelligent voice control from German Autolabs for newspaper delivery

Smartphone app "Digital Delivery Book" digitizes work steps on the last mile. Media house Südwestdeutsche Medienholding gradually equips its delivery staff with the app after successful field test.

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May 30, 2022

Cito and German Autolabs pilot intelligent voice assistant for transport partners

Together with German Autolabs, Berlin-based start-up Cito is implementing a voice assistant to enhance its app for courier drivers.

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March 30, 2021

German Autolabs wins new investor, raises several million EUR in funding to expand voice assistance solutions for transport and logistics

Responding to the logistics and transportation industry’s soaring need for immediate workflow optimization, German Autolabs will use the new funds to accelerate the roll-out of its modular voice platform.

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September 9, 2020

Study: Artificial intelligence ensures less distraction from smartphones in city traffic

Test drives in Munich rush hour traffic conclude: Driving errors including inappropriate speed, lane errors, lack of distance and incorrect indicating are reduced when the voice assistant simply remains silent at critical moments.

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November 2, 2016

Artificial Intelligence goes Automotive: German Autolabs secures seed funding to develop first digital co-driver

Target Partners and business angels invest 2 million euros. AI to make in-car Smartphone use safer. IoT product transforms every car into a connected car. To be developed and manufactured in Germany.

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November 8, 2017

German Autolabs Receives New Funding and Wins Renowned Frost & Sullivan Award for Its Digital Assistant

German Autolabs announced today two new financing modules. The Berlin start-up is now part of mFUND - the funding program of the Federal Ministry of Transport and Digital Infrastructure (BMVI) for the digitization of mobility in Germany.

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February 18, 2019

German Autolabs Receives €7 Million to Take Digital Assistant Chris to Market and Further Develop Voice AI Platform for Automotive

German Autolabs, the Berlin-based startup behind Chris, the world’s first voice AI enabled digital assistant for in-car usage, today announced additional funding of €7 million. The financing round was led by new investors nbr Tech Ventures, VC Fonds Technologie Berlin, managed by IBB Beteiligungsgesellschaft mbH, and coparion. Existing investor Target Partners also participated in the round.

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August 28, 2018

German Autolabs presents Chris - the first digital assistant for drivers

No hands on the smartphone while driving! Now you have Chris - the first digital assistant for drivers. The smart hardware supports drivers like a real co-driver. Chris is attached to the windscreen like a navigation device and paired with the mobile phone via Bluetooth so every vehicle turns into a connected car with high-end features. The full proactive digital assistant understands simple gestures and displays the relevant information on a colour screen.

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March 21, 2019

German Autolabs Launches Chris, the First Digital Assistant for Drivers, on Amazon UK

German Autolabs, the Berlin-based startup behind Chris, the world’s first voice AI enabled digital assistant for in-car usage, is pleased to announce its availability on Amazon for £299.

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April 11, 2018

German Autolabs Adds Former COO of TomTom Clive Millington to Industry Advisory Board, Strengthens Management Team with Talent from Fitbit, Navdy

German Autolabs is growing, adding Clive Millington, the former COO of TomTom and a highly experienced expert in the field of B2C mobility hardware. Clive Millington will support German Autolabs’ ambitious goal of bringing Chris - the retrofit digital assistant for drivers - to every car.

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August 21, 2018

Driven to Distraction

Motorists on the road are distracted by their phone, their pets and even the advances of their other half, a study commissioned by German Autolabs has revealed.

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August 13, 2018

Digital auf der Autobahn – YouGov Umfrage zeigt: Junge Autofahrer kennen die Gefahr, tun es aber trotzdem

Jung, wild und ständig online - auch hinterm Steuer? Das wollte German Autolabs wissen und hat mit dem renommierten Marktforschungsinstitut YouGov über 400 Autofahrer im Alter von 18-22 Jahren zu ihrem digitalen Verhalten hinterm Steuer befragt. Demnach zeigen sich die jungen Autofahrer verantwortungsbewusster als allgemein angenommen. Die vollständigen Ergebnisse der Umfrage finden Sie hier...

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January 11, 2021

Route planning with voice assistant: Digital co-driver for professionals at the wheel

Introducing gts and German Autolabs: Language support for TransIT to make delivery processes more efficient, more secure and less error-prone.

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March 28, 2017

AI for every car: Digital co-driver device “Chris” now available for pre-order on Kickstarter

Drivers can access their digital life safely and seamlessly on the road through this sleek, interactive AI-device powered by hands-free speech and gesture recognition technology.

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