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Video: BYTON - Creating a NextGen Smart Device on Wheels

VIDEOS / 03.08.20 / Cylance Videos

At CES 2020, we sat down with Dré Nitze-Nelson for a chat about the mind-boggling things BYTON is doing to redefine the automotive experience. They are the first auto company to design their vehicles from the ground up as a connected device that provides a revolutionary user experience for not just the driver, but everyone involved in the ride.

BYTON leverages the BlackBerry QNX Platform as the safe, secure and reliable foundation for its cutting-edge connected vehicles.

About Dré Nitze-Nelson

As the Global Director of Future Digital Product Experience at BYTON, Dré is creatively leading the future digital product experience. Together with the best designers and developers of the automotive industry, BYTON is designing experienceable product visions for the near and far future. In this role, he is responsible for defining how BYTON's digital future will come to life. Dré and his fantastic team are exploring what’s next and beyond.


BYTON embraces the high velocity nature of tech and reinterpret what the automobile could be. BYTON’s founders embarked on a journey to create a new automotive brand, one that embraces the high velocity nature of high tech, to reinterpret what the automobile could be.

The philosophy is simple: make the user experience amazing. BYTON is designing their vehicle around that vision. More than just another electric car, they are creating the next-generation smart device on wheels to seamlessly connect your digital life and make your time on the move more enjoyable.

BYTON at CES 2020 with BlackBerry host Matt Stephenson

About Matt Stephenson

Insecurity host Matt Stephenson (@packmatt73) leads the broadcast team at BlackBerry, which puts him in front of crowds, cameras, and microphones all over the world. Twenty years of work with the world’s largest security, storage and recovery companies has introduced Stephenson to some of the most fascinating people in the industry. He wants to get those stories told so that others can learn from what has come before.

Every week on the InSecurity Podcast, Matt interviews leading authorities in the security industry to gain an expert perspective on topics including risk management, security control friction, compliance issues, and building a culture of security. Each episode provides relevant insights for security practitioners and business leaders working to improve their organization’s security posture and bottom line.

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