A supercomputer for autonomous cars

You’ve probably heard the cars of the future will be autonomous cars. I have myself spoken in my previous articles. but let’s interest us today that will help manage the autonomy of these cars. the supercomputer! Designed by Nvidia, the drive PX2 is a powerful computer based on ARM designed for autonomous vehicles. The unit…

smart seat

You are woried about autonomous car. this article should reassure you. Automotive parts manufacturer Faurecia and Stanford University’s Center for Design Research developed the car seat, dubbed the Active Wellness seat, that can measure your heart and breathing rate to ensure you’re alert and comfortable. If it detects you’re becoming stressed, it’ll recommend a back…

Air ? a new fuel !

PSA Peugeot Citroën has chosen to take up the challenge to create a vehicle environmentally friendly. For this, the Group is developing a hybrid gasoline and unique technology called Hybrid Air compressed air, a key step towards car 2l / 100km. The innovative element lies in the engine adaptability to the conduct of each. The…

service assistant

The problem when you are driving is to find the service you need nearby. Your GPS can help you but it’s not often updated and driving you to a destination that does not exist. You are driving your car and are caught by a sudden urge to snack? No problem ! “At your service” is an application…

lounge on wheels

In a more futuristic setting we are entitled to lounge on wheels Mercedes. Also called “precursor of mobility” Mercedes-Benz F 015 is actually a rolling living inside of a car driving in total autonomy as beginning to be some vehicles. Very well equipped inside looks like a living room, with its swivel chairs, numerous screens…

Emergency braking system

Today, a question is about “how to prevent car accidents”. Volvo talk to us security with its new car the Volvo XC90. The latter provides an automatic braking and management of braking functions at intersections if the driver turns out likely to be faced with another car coming in the opposite direction. The car will be…

smart maintenance assistant

Lot of person don’t know anything about cars servicing and are not expert in mechanics. That why car builders are improving the maintenance asistance on their car. Today we find a technology proposed by  OnStar. This time your car warns you through the “Driver Insurance” software when it detects problems or malfunctions in its engine….

Insurance optimization

OnStar Snapshot is software available on more than 30 vehicles, it is now able to offer a new service providing drivers an evaluation of their time behind the wheel. This program monitors your driving for 90 days and after this time, sends you an email with the analysis on which that process as did the…

Connected Car

As you probably know, the smartphones have more and more features. It is not only a phone. You can go on internet, play on a game, order online, follow your fitness activity, control your TV screen and lot of other things. Now, many cars using the “smartwatch” to ensure the safety of your vehicle. Recently it’s…

Delivery “At Car”

This is again Volvo which purpose a new service. The Roam delivery service. When you are not at home, and you are waiting to a package with urgency. You just have to ask for a delivery to your car. This is the new idea of Volvo. It should actually serve to be delivered in order to…

control your car by gestures

It could be a new way to control your car in the future. To control your car without touching. This is achievable and was announced by volkswagen. This kind of technology allows only with a gesture, to control opening and closing of your car windows, of your sunroof or to set some parameter as the…

don’t sleep during the driving !

Today the topic is about a specific system which supervise your face in order to detect and prevent a drawsiness. this system equiped the new jaguar F-Type and was developed by an australian company (seeing machines) which is specialized in facial recognition. This system is equiped of an infrared camera on the dashboard and operate…