General Motors on Tuesday said it will equip newer cars with in-dash e-commerce technology, betting it can profit as drivers order food, find fuel or reserve hotel rooms by tapping icons on the dashboard screen, instead of using smartphones while driving. GM’s Marketplace technology, developed in collaboration with International Business Machines will be uploaded automatically to about 1.9 million model-year 2017. and later vehicles starting immediately, with about 4 million vehicles across the Chevrolet, Buick, GMC and Cadillac brands equipped with the capability in the United ...
GM puts e-commerce in the dashboard
Amazon.com is partnering with other automakers, including Ford Motor Co,, to offer in car ecommerce capability through Amazon's Alexa personal assistant system
Reuters Last Updated at December 6, 2017 03:44 IST