How Voice Is Turbocharging The Autonomous Vehicle Ecosystem

A new deal involving P97 Networks and Accenture Ventures provides the latest firm demonstration of how that emerging ecosystem is being shaped — and the latest example of how the various players that will provide connected vehicle payments and commerce are taking sides and forming teams.

In a new PYMNTS interview, P97 CEO Don Frieden talked about what this investment deal means for connected cars and trucks — and why businesses might want to prepare earlier than expected for the next big shift involving the combination of automotive, payment and commerce technologies: the autonomous vehicle revolution.