Automotive

Verizon Vehicle to Provide Diagnostics and Roadside Assistance, Even for Your Old Clunker

Verizon Vehicle to Provide Diagnostics and Roadside Assistance, Even for Your Old Clunker

Todd Haselton

Today we can understand why GM decided to ditch Verizon as the provider for its OnStar systems; Verizon just announced its own competing platform called Verizon Vehicle. Verizon Vehicle consists of an on-board diagnostics (OBD) reader, which the firm says can be easily installed by anyone, and a Bluetooth speaker that connects to the sun visor in your car and provides controls for the...