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Cars can chat messages to increase traffic safety

The city of Ann Arbor, in the state of Michigan, has been the testing area (now completed with a cost of $ 25 million) for a communication system of government transportation department of USA which is based on the shipping of messages between vehicles with the ultimate goal of preventing accidents and more fluid circulation.

Those messages at the rate of one every tenth second, other vehicles likely indicate its position and velocity. In the future, of course, the information you will be able to receive and process will be broader, with data on accidents, delays or works on your route.

Prevent Crashes, Your Future Car Will Chat With Other Vehicles

The objective of this first phase has been testing the operation of communication systems of the vehicles, which operate in the 5.9 GHz band.

In tests, the first vehicles that are being used have a range of about 300 meters to communicate with other “partners” of experiment. These vehicles can go factory and ready for this type of test or upgraded with kits, including from vibrating seats for important notices to a panel with all the information about the state of our environment.

So far no schedule to see this integrated system as is in street cars.

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The Mercedes GLA Concept Projected On The Road GPS Instructions

If you thought that the LED lights are the most important in the lighting system of the car, with its advantages associated with consumption and design, notes because there are interesting proposals associated with the use of laser.

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Mercedes GLA Concept been heading the Shanghai motor show and there will be a party that most interest you in the gadget: headlights. And it is that, putting laser projectors instead of LED lights is a new interesting and curious addition in the automobiles.

Mercedes GLA Concept been heading the Shanghai motor show and there will be a party that most interest you in the gadget

Not only for illuminating also to project

The innovative laser Mercedes GLA Concept headlights are not limited to its basic function of illuminating the evening or make you more visible during the day. Mercedes aims that your system can project images and videos.

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Yes, he thinks in a classic projector for multimedia content you can manage from the control panel of the car or a smartphone (outdoors cinema?) but more in a driving aid. According to the route that you will follow, projector help with a laser on the road projection to initially tell the rest of drivers movements which you will do but you imagine that also to have indications on the way forward.

But the curious technological innovations do not end there. This future Mercedes also has their own cameras on the ceiling (can be removed and put) to record your route or who knows what. And Yes, it also seems that it will function as a normal car.

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Smart technology applied to cars

The vast majority of people in the world has a mobile phone and a high percentage of them use a smartphone, which cannot use while driving. That is why we are being drawn more and more cars that offer technology allowing users to use their devices while paying attention to traffic and the streets.

Smart technology applied to cars

Ideally these systems is to replicate directly display of your smartphone in the car, which, experts say, has to be touch and at least 6 inches. This would also seeking applications for gas stations, radars, streets, etc. can be seen from a distance.

The exception to this shortcoming is the Tesla brand, who has just added a 17 inch vertical in Model S. There are other cars (like BMW) provide a system for controlling the phone by voice and tools such as Ford Sync are slowly introducing more options for interacting while driving. But not everything is for high-end brands, but for example Peugeot, Chevrolet and Renault have gadgets to offer.

Smart technology applied to cars

What is most difficult when driving, no doubt is to receive and send messages and emails, because calling is easier (also receive a call), by integrating the address book. Many are using a system to receive messages and read them also allows us to dictate the answer, very convenient but not entirely advisable.

For fans of social networking systems are for them as well, such as those that track the updates on Facebook or Twitter. Those who want more functionality in their cars can use the browser GPS or reverse view camera, present in some brands.

Note that firms are creating and launching cars already own applications to make the driving experience and be connected to your more positive and above all safely.

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Samsung Virus Doctor: low maintenance car air purifier

Samsung has launched a portable air purifier for cars in South Korea. The Virus Doctor (as it is called) connects to the cigarette lighter and is small enough to fit in a cup holder.

With this amazing device you can keep the air inside of the car free from bacteria, odors and airborne allergens.

Samsung Virus Doctor low maintenance car air purifier

Samsung Virus Doctor low maintenance car air purifier

In addition, Samsung says that the product has been certified by the British Allergy Association and need very low maintenance compared to other generic products.

The car air purifier, Virus Doctor is available in white and black for 119,000 won (104 dollars).

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Waze, the social application for mobile phones in recent times expected

WAZE is a novel application of traffic and navigation for mobile that provides traffic conditions in real time thanks to content provided by the user community.

It is a free application that is based on information transmitted on the road through nearby conductors reports. Its aim is to save time in travel and improve everyday driving. The social aspect of Waze is the most important element that differentiates this application from the rest because it gives drivers the power of working together to provide and receive information more relevant traffic available at any time.

Waze, the social application for mobile phones in recent times expected

This new version includes a pioneer in the desktop icon of the phone, allowing users of Android, greater access to information relating to traffic.

Waze social application is the most anticipated mobile phones of recent years that indicate how to reach your destination based on traffic conditions in real time. In other words, is a community of drivers and passengers who offers content 100% generated by users. While you travel more better conditions you will have to mobilize you.

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Telematics systems for cars

We are getting closer to having our cars the same technology we have in our homes or offices. Utilities that are available today are: telematics systems, the connection with multiple devices, services in the cloud, surf the internet with the same operating system of the car and remote access.

Telematics systems for cars

Yet they are not in a massive way, depend on the model and brand, but surely in the future all cars bring them. Cars with operating system including

This helps us to manage many functions within the vehicle. The most common are: