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OnStar

A subscription-based vehicle communications system from General Motors subsidiary OnStar Corporation. Founded in 1995, the service is built into GM vehicles as well as other vehicles via aftermarket rear-view mirrors. Using cellular transmission and GPS, OnStar provides navigation, emergency services, stolen vehicle assistance and remote diagnostics in the U.S., Canada and China.
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VAUXHALL has been recognised by the prestigious BusinessCar Techies Awards for its new OnStar service, launching in September.
ONSTAR has fielded more than a billion requests from customers, who interact by phone, mobile app or embedded cellular service in their cars and trucks.
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And while there have been and are some competitors (the business of a cross-town rival closed down before it was up and running), OnStar is one of the brightest things GM has going.
If you've purchased a GM vehicle in the last couple of years, chances are the car came equipped with OnStar service.
s OnStar subsidiary is partnering with Boston-based Fidelity Investments in a program that will give drivers access to their stock portfolios and the ability to make trades without taking their eyes off the road or hands off the wheel.
OnStar, headquartered in Troy, Michigan, combines Global Positioning System (GPS) satellite technology and wireless communications to link a driver and vehicle with a call center, where agents (or advisors) are available 24 hours a day, 365 days a year to offer real-time personalized help.
NASDAQ: NUAN) today announced that its automotive speech technology powers the voice recognition and text-to-speech features of the OnStar FMV (For My Vehicle) retail rearview mirror.
VAUXHALL is bringing OnStar to the UK this summer with a comprehensive package, which includes a high-speed 4G LTE mobile network, emergency response notification and stolen vehicle recovery technology.
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com), a global leader in wireless connected vehicle services, today announced the company's selection to provide data-over-voice technology to OnStar's retail product, OnStar FMV.