PayCash Gives Daimler Options for Expansive Mobility Finance

  • JJ Hornblass
  • January 18, 2017
Why would Daimler AG acquire PayCash Europe SA yesterday? After all, Daimler has a full suite of payment solutions already, including in-vehicle payments for Mercedes-Benz Financial Services. We see two benefits: APIs and an e-money license. PayCash is what we would call a payments intermediary, not just a payments facilitator. PayCash offers a suite of […]

INRIX OpenCar Ecosystem Tops 2,200 Developers

  • JJ Hornblass
  • January 4, 2017
Buried in an announcement that it would integrate Amazon Alexa into its connected car services, INRIX disclosed that its OpenCar ecosystem has grown. A lot. The ecosystem now numbers 2,250 “registered” developers, up from about 1,300 earlier last year. That makes the ecosystem one of the leading connected car networks out there. INRIX, which is […]