The Driver’s Seat

Welcome to the Driver's Seat, our blog about the new automotive ecosystem.

CarConnect adapter from Telekom Deutschland transforms any car into a hotspot on wheels

CarConnect adapter from Telekom Deutschland transforms any car into a hotspot on wheels New at Deutsche Telekom: more Internet access and more motoring safety CarConnect turns even older cars into smart vehicles Now available at only one euro Brand new… Read More

CarConnect from T-Mobile Austria is turning cars into connected vehicles

CarConnect from T-Mobile Austria is turning cars into connected vehicles A simple, manufacturer-independent solution using the CarConnect stick and smartphone app makes cars smart Includes a Wi-Fi hotspot for the car… Read More
Mojio Company to Watch - Technology Fast 50

Mojio named one of Canada’s Companies-to-Watch in the 2017 Deloitte Technology Fast 50™ Awards

VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Nov. 09, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Mojio, the leading open platform for connected cars, received a Companies-to-Watch award that recognizes early-stage companies with strong growth potential. As… Read More
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The new version of Smart Car from T-Mobile Czech Republic can create an in-car WiFi network

NOTE: Translated from the original T-Mobile Czech Republic press release published on November 8, 2017. The new version of Smart Car from T-Mobile Czech Republic can create an in-car WiFi… Read More

TELUS and Mojio Accelerate Canada’s Connected Car Ecosystem with the Launch of TELUS Drive+

Available today nationwide, TELUS Drive+ harnesses the capabilities of Mojio’s open platform for connected cars. TORONTO, Oct. 02, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- More Canadians are embracing the global connected car… Read More
Telekom Deutschland CarConnect powered by Mojio

CarConnect – small adapter makes any car smart

CarConnect Adapter A car doesn’t have to be new to be smart. From the end of October, the CarConnect adapter and its associated smartphone app will be turning cars made… Read More

Rogers Brings First Connected Car Device to Canadian Consumers

New Device Gives Customers Safety Notifications, In-Car Wi-Fi, and Vehicle Diagnostics TORONTO, July 19, 2017 /CNW/ - Want to make sure your teenager is driving safely to the cottage alone for the… Read More

Mojio’s Connected Car Platform Selected as Finalist for Prestigious TU-Automotive Award

The company’s open, scalable and hardware agnostic platform is recognized for creating a two-way bridge between automakers and consumers, delivering secure connected car experiences while harnessing Mojio’s robust data insights… Read More
SAP Vehicles Network & Mojio Platform Smart Parking Solutions

SAP Showcases New Technology for Connected Vehicles with Concur, Hertz, Nokia and Mojio

BARCELONA, Spain – Feb. 27, 2017 – SAP SE (NYSE: SAP) today demonstrated new technology to make life easier for drivers and rental car users through Internet ofThings (IoT) collaboration… Read More
Vidhya Ranganathan, VP of Engineering

Mojio Secures Big Data Pioneer as New VP of Engineering

Mojio taps big data pioneer Vidhya Ranganathan to manage, enhance and scale the company’s secure cloud-based connected vehicle platform. This move adds proven SaaS and cloud computing leadership to the… Read More
Andrew Morrison VP of Product

Mojio Taps Former FitBit Leader as New VP of Product

Mojio secures top product leadership to manage the company’s growing portfolio of cloud-based connected car solutions. This move addresses the immediate demand from mobile network operators, automotive manufacturers and insurance… Read More
Mojio, the leading open platform for connected cars

Amazon Alexa Fund and Deutsche Telekom Fueling Growth of Mojio’s Open Platform for Connected Cars with $15M Investment Round

BC Tech Fund, BDC Capital and Relay Ventures also participate in A round investment. December 12, 2016 --- Palo Alto & Vancouver --- Mojio, the leading open platform for connected… Read More

Introducing T-Mobile SyncUp DRIVE, the Un-carrier Way to Connect Your Car

T-Mobile SyncUP DRIVE™ is an all-in-one solution for in-vehicle 4G LTE connectivity, driving analysis, vehicle tracking and maintenance monitoring. Bellevue, Washington — November 7, 2016 — Tap the brakes, you… Read More
ZTE Made for Mojio OBDII Device

ZTE and Mojio Make Nearly Any Car Part of the Internet of Things

If your car could talk, what would it say? Thanks to a collaboration between ZTE and Mojio, unlocking your car’s hidden data is now possible with T-Mobile’s SyncUP DRIVE™. 7… Read More
Mojio Gives Your Connected Car a Voice

Mojio gives your connected car a voice with Amazon Echo

Mojio humanizes the connected car experience with Amazon's voice service Mojio, meet Alexa. Alexa, meet Mojio. Amazon Echo* is designed around your voice. It's hands-free and always on. With seven microphones… Read More

Mojio Launches Mojio Drive – A Connected Car Apps and Services Marketplace for Today’s Connected Driver

Mojio’s open development platform and 3G+GPS device make any car a connected car SAN FRANCISCO and VANCOUVER – 9:00am ET, August 12, 2015 – Mojio, the leading open platform for… Read More

Mojio announces investment by Amazon Alexa Fund

Mojio announces investment by Amazon Alexa Fund Today we are excited to announce a new investment in Mojio, as one of seven initial investments by the newly formed Amazon Alexa… Read More

Mojio Launches Hack Your Ride Apps for Cars Hackathon

Mojio to Host Hack Your Ride Apps for Cars Hackathon Starting on June 16th, developers race to create the best connected car app VANCOUVER – 9:00am ET, June 16, 2015 – Mojio,… Read More
A Car Mechanic On Your Wrist

Mojio Adds New Connected Car Apps to the Apple App Store

Gauge and Cloak put a mechanic in your pocket and a car alarm on your wrist VANCOUVER – June 11, 2015 – Mojio, the leading open platform for connecting cars,… Read More

Mojio Launches New Connected Car Apps for Android: Gauge & Cloak

Mojio Launches New Mechanic and Car Alarm Connected Car Apps for Android Gauge and Cloak put both a mechanic and a car alarm in your pocket SAN FRANCISCO and VANCOUVER… Read More

Mojio Cruises into $8 Million Series A Round

Funding led by Telekom Capital will fuel global growth and expansion (Vancouver, BC) – March 24, 2015 -- Mojio, the leading open platform for connecting cars, today announced it has closed… Read More

Mojio Announces International Coverage With AT&T

The 3G+GPS device now connects cars internationally (Vancouver, BC) – January 13, 2015 -- Mojio, the leading platform for connecting cars, today announced it can now connect most any car… Read More

Mojio powers “Hack the Drive” Connected Car Hackathon

Huge hackathon begins on January 9th with a car as the grand prize January 7, 2015 (CES 2015, Las Vegas): Mojio today announced that the company is powering the “Hack… Read More

Mojio Launches Connected Car Solution for Everyone

The 3G+GPS device connects any car; its open platform enables a world of app possibilities November 4th, 2014 (Vancouver, BC): Mojio today announced availability on and at, bringing… Read More

TELUS and Mojio to deliver “connected car” technology to Canadians

Powered by the TELUS network, Mojio’s innovative solution will bring connected car technology to Canada years before it’s prevalent in new cars Vancouver, BC – As auto manufacturers race to… Read More

AT&T and Mojio Sign Agreement To Bring Connected Car Technology To The 160 Million Cars That Are Already On US Roads

With Mojio’s open platform and AT&T’s expansive mobile network, the reality of the connected car is now accessible to everyone September 23, 2014 – (Vancouver, BC): Mojio today announced it… Read More

Glympse and Mojio Partner to Provide Location Sharing Beyond the Smartphone

Glympse Technology Now Incorporated into Mojio’s Connected Car Solution SEATTLE – September 10, 2014 – Glympse, the pioneer of time-based location technology, today announced a partnership with Mojio, the leading… Read More

Mojio Secures $2.3 Million Seed Financing and Previews Key Features for First Version Connected Car App

Investment led by Relay Ventures secures company’s runway to market VANCOUVER, BC – October 28, 2013 – Mojio (MO-jee-oh), the company connecting cars to your favorite people, places and things,… Read More

Mojio Releases Software Development Kit for Developers to Make Apps That Work for Cars Made Since 1996

Well-supported SDK is easy to use and establishes first app store for cars   (Vancouver, BC) – June 4, 2013 – Mojio, the company connecting cars to your favorite people,… Read More

Telematics company launches worlds first open platform for car apps

Telematics company launches worlds first open platform for car apps on Indiegogo, adds Bill Weihl to advisory board  Vancouver, BC – November 29, 2012 –, (mo-jee-o) the first open platform… Read More