If the future car is a smartphone on wheels, Nissans are signing up with AT&T.
AT&T has agreed to provide mobile connectivity to SiriusXM Radio for a suite of in-vehicle support services in Nissan automobiles in North America.
The telematics -- or informational telecommunications systems in road vehicles -- from SiriusXM provide such things as emergency support after an accident, stolen vehicle tracking, and roadside assistance, with additional services on the way.
It's part of a plan for SiriusXM to use the combination of satellite and cellular networks to expand features for customers.
Glenn Lurie, … Read more