TomTom announced a partnership with Loop, an insurance provider that aims to change the way that auto insurance pricing is calculated. This collaboration is the result of an exhaustive search for opportunities to better leverage the broad sets of data that TomTom has collected throughout the years.
Late last month, ProgrammableWeb reported on the second annual Hackomotive competition presented by Edmunds.com. The annual three-day event brings together automakers, developers, and others in the automotive industry to develop new products that deliver a better car shopping experience. The winners of the 2014 Hackomotive contest have been announced, and Carcode.me, a Seattle company, took the top prize.