Nissan will become the first car manufacturer to create a smartwatch designed specifically for drivers of Nissan Nismo cars. The Nissan Nismo Concept Watch will be the first smartwatch to connect a driver to the car and will provide drivers with real-time biometric data.
The watch is Nissan’s first step into wearable technology and epitomises its ‘fan first’ approach to performance. Read the rest of this entry »
Garmin International announced HUD, the company’s first portable head-up display for smartphone navigation apps. HUD is an innovative new way of viewing navigation information in the car, projecting crisp and bright directions onto a transparent film on the windshield or an attached reflector lens.
By providing comprehensive road guidance at a glance and right within the driver’s line of sight, HUD can help increase safety and reduce driver distraction. HUD receives navigation information from a Bluetooth-enabled smartphone running a Garmin StreetPilot or NAVIGON app. Read the rest of this entry »
Harman will deliver the new NTG5 infotainment system for the all new Mercedes-Benz’ luxury S-Class vehicles.
This next-generation premium infotainment unit from HARMAN combines wireless connectivity with HARMAN’s enhanced navigation functionality to both simplify and enhance the user experience. Thanks to the new multi-seat entertainment concept, every passenger in the car can enjoy personalized entertainment while sharing content within the car. What’s more, it provides all seats with access to automotive-grade apps such as news and social networks through a safe and intuitive applications portal. Read the rest of this entry »
ESCORT Inc. announced that its multi-award winning ESCORT Live ticket protection app and ‘Connect & Protect’ combo including the category leading PASSORT 9500ix radar detector, are on their way to achieving more than 5 million shared saves, another major industry milestone.
The drive to ‘Connect & Protect’ is based on industry experts’ agreement that using ESCORT’s ticket protection app in combination with the industry’s best radar detector, the PASSPORT 9500ix, offers the most comprehensive and complete radar and laser alert notification available. Read the rest of this entry »