Panasonic’s AR HUD Could Be The Future Of Automotive Safety


Japanese electronics manufacturer Panasonic took CES by storm this year, revealing new changes to its mysterious UHD VR glasses as well as a new augmented reality heads-up display designed specifically for automotive vehicles.

Daimler Transforms the Automotive Lifecycle

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How Daimler uses Unity across its automotive lifecycle. Let’s cover a few of the ways they create and deploy HoloLens applications at various stages of the automotive lifecycle. For more on Daimler’s automotive lifecycle transformation, see the presentation below.


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Hollywood Automotive Exhibit Brings Famous Vehicles To Life In Mixed Reality


Today marks the grand opening of The Petersen Automotive Museum’s “Hollywood Dream Machines: Vehicles of Science Fiction and Fantasy” exhibit, an automotive-themed showcase that shines a spotlight on some of the most iconic dream cars from cinema and video games. Image Credit: Petersen Automotive Exhibit. Karges, Executive Director of the Petersen Automotive Museum. Microsoft HoloLens powers Back to the Future & Halo-themed MR experiences.

Sonos starts its automotive journey with Audi’s 2022 E-Tron

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Cars Home Theater Mobile Audi automotive audio e-tron radio SonosSonos is no longer just a home audio brand. The company has confirmed that its technology will appear in the forthcoming 2022 Audi Q4 E-Tron electric vehicle.

DigiLens raises $25 million For Automotive Holographic Display


DigiLens of Sunnyvale, California announced today that it has raised $25 million from Continental, a German technology company interested in the automotive application of the startup’s holographic display technology. The deal will give Continental an 18 percent stake in DigiLens. The two companies are now jointly developing “a waveguide head-up display” (HUD) for cars. The waveguide technology also has potential for aviation and motorcycle helmets, the companies said in a press release.

Developments of AR that will change the automotive industry


Developments of AR that will change the automotive industry New technological developments are shaping the automotive industry. In this article I will describe the realization and developments of AR that will change the automotive industry.

Automotive Research VR and AR app, RelayCars, Announces Updates


See Also: Augmented Reality’s Surprising First Frontier: The Automotive Industry. AR Apps Augmented Reality Automotive & Transportation News AR apps augmented reality automotive industry featuredBuying a car is a big decision so it makes sense to get all the help that you can get. One app giving people a little extra help is RelayCars. RelayCars is a VR and AR app that lets buyers get to know the car that they’re buying before they sign the check.

Staff Picks: DT’s favorite automotive tech of 2020

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Of all the cars that were released this year, DT's automotive staff thinks Ford's Hybrid F-150 is the biggest, most important of the bunch. Here's why. Cars Ford Hybrid F-150 staff picks 2020

Western Digital at FMS 2020: Zoned SSDs, Automotive NVMe And More

Anand Tech

Western Digital's industrial and automotive lineup currently consists of eMMC and UFS modules and SD/microSD cards. The new Western Digital IX SN530 NVMe SSD is an industrial/automotive grade version of the PC SN530, OEM counterpart to the retail SN550.

Interview: Automotive Specialist Zerolight on Finessing Software Through Eye Tracking

Peter Graham

With its headquarters in Newcastle Upon Tyne, UK, Zerolight is at the forefront of immersive visualisation techniques for the automotive industry, regularly showcasing its virtual reality (VR) and augmented reality (AR) developments. Earlier this month Develop:Brighton took place and VRFocus caught up with the Zerolight team to find out what was new.

uSens Automotive Infotainment Gesture Tracking – The Wave of the Future


Market size for automotive gesture recognition is worth well over $800M and demand is estimated to surpass over 43% compound. The post uSens Automotive Infotainment Gesture Tracking – The Wave of the Future appeared first on Usens Inc. AR Aritificial Intelligence Augmented Reality car Machine Learning self-driving car Technology automotive hand gesture infotainment

Unity and Volvo Open Source Digital Models of Car Designs


The automotive industry has been less involved in this charge. Generally, the automotive industry is incredibly careful with intellectual property rights for all the right reasons,” said Parisi. “I’m

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AR Automotive Market Estimated to Reach $7.98 Billion


While many industries are beginning to embrace augmented reality, it’s really starting to come into its own in the automotive space. According to the International Trade Administration, the automotive industry accounts for roughly 3 to 3.5 The augmented reality automotive market is estimated to grow at a CAGR of 30.31% during the forecast period, to reach $7.98 At CES 2017, for example, three automotive equipment makers shared augmented reality concepts with the world.

Delphi Automotive Creates New Company – Aptiv


Delphi Automotive decided to transform itself from a traditional automotive parts supplier into a tech company focused on autonomous driving. Also, the company is capable of complying with the strict automotive regulations, pertaining to lowering of the CO2 and other toxic emissions from combustion engines by a considerable amount ,”the company announced. The post Delphi Automotive Creates New Company – Aptiv appeared first on VR World.

10 Virtual Reality Trends to Look Out for in 2021 and Beyond


VR Reshaping the Automotive Industry (Self-Driving Cars are the Future). The automotive industry has undergone a seismic shift in the past few years, and most of that is due to the innovation of technology.

Rest Assured You’re Not at Fault With the Best Dash Cams to Tell the Whole Story

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HaptX Gloves Will Help Transform VR Training and Design


In addition to the whimsical demo I tried of the farm house, HaptX has also created hands-on demos for training firefighters and a glimpse into how automotive companies could use the gloves to showcase design in a more immersive environment. With HaptX Gloves, leading automotive and aerospace companies can touch and interact with their vehicles before they are built, radically reducing time and cost for design iterations,” said Jake Rubin, Founder and CEO of HaptX.

Continental Increases Stake in Waveguide Display Company DigiLens, Raising $25M Series C

Road to VR

Continental , a leading German automotive manufacturing company, is increasing its investment in Silicon Valley-based waveguiide company DigiLens , bringing a $25 million Series C financing round to the company. While Continental’s investment will primary concentrate on the automotive heads-up displays (HUDs), the cash injection could mean further breakthroughs for smaller waveguides like those used in AR headsets.

Varjo XR-1 Compatibility with Autodesk VRED: Mixed Reality Car Design Case Study


As the XR-1 is supported by design solution Autodesk VRED , the mixed reality headset becomes an even more valuable solution for automotive companies. Automotive Design and Mixed Reality. Automotive design is a long and complicated process even with mixed reality.

This Surveillance Company Claims It Can Track Nearly Any Car in Real-Time

GizModo VR

A defense contractor that claims to have access to motor vehicle location data on a global scale says it wants to use that data to help U.S. federal agencies conduct more efficient spying and military operations. Read more.

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The best diesel cars for 2021

Digital Trends

Buying Guides Cars Automotive Best of best of everything diesel Tier 4The turbodiesel engines available in 2021 are far smoother, much peppier, and more efficient than ever before.

The best infotainment systems for 2021

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Buying Guides Cars Audi Automotive best of everything infotainment systemsInfotainment systems are key in new cars, but some automakers do them better than others. These are the best.

Jaguar Just Showed Us The Future of Car Launches


A competitor to the Tesla Model X, the I-PACE is a major foray for Jaguar into electric automotive transportation. So when it came to launching a future facing vehicle like the I-PACE, Jaguar needed a car launch that went above the normal conventions of previous automotive launches. Let me just lead by saying that i’ve been to other car launches before, and they’re what you’d expect from an automotive reveal. News Automotive Dell HTC Vive Imagination

Get That Chill Out of Your Car Before Your Drive With a One-Way Remote Start Kit for $230

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Report: Apple Using VR to Test Self-Driving System


Many of the engineers working Canada were hired over the past year, with dozens coming from Blackberry’s QNX, a leading automotive software provider. News Apple AutomotiveVirtual reality is being used to test Apple’s self-driving vehicle. According to a Bloomberg report on Tuesday, Apple will be able to continue to keeping their secretive plans to develop self-driving software behind closed doors thanks to virtual reality.

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Manual vs. automatic transmission

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Cars Automatic Transmission Automotive CVT Manual transmission Tier 4 versusIn the battle of automatic versus manual, which one wins? Let's look at the differences and similarities.

What is adaptive cruise control?

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Cars adaptive cruise control ADAS Automotive driver assistance systemsIt's not a stretch to call cruise control an early driving aid. Adaptive tech gives it a high-tech makeover.

The Future of Augmented Reality in Autonomous Driving Technology


Everyone in the automotive industry is racing to advance autonomous driving technologies and deploy driverless cars. See Also: Augmented Reality’s Surprising First Frontier: The Automotive Industry. Application Augmented Reality Automotive & Transportation augmented reality automotive industry featuredThis year, we’ve seen massive strides thanks to emerging technologies such as augmented reality and artificial intelligence.

Power up Your Ride With 45% off a Hulkman 20,000mAh Jump Starter

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The fastest cars in the world

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Cars Automotive Bugatti cars Hennessey Other supercars Tier 4Bugatti proudly wears the top-speed crown in 2020; its 304-mph Chiron is certified as the world's fastest car.

The best used car websites for 2020

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Buying Guides Cars Web Automotive autotrader cars KBB T2ESome sites stand out above the rest by making the browsing and buying process as straightforward as possible.

The best road trip cars for 2020

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Buying Guides Cars Automotive Best of road trip Subaru Tier 4 TravelFrom a high-tech Tesla Model 3 to an old-school Ford Crown Victoria, here are the best cars for a road trip.

The coolest car gadgets for 2020

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Android Apple Buying Guides Cars Mobile Automotive best of everything Escort Other Tier 4 Tile MateFrom a night vision camera to a Bluetooth-enbled tire gauge, here are some of our favorite car accessories.

The best radar detectors for 2020

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Buying Guides Cars Automotive Cobra Escort radar detectors Tier 4Investing in a reliable radar detector can save you money if you like driving fast. Here are the best ones.

The best crossovers for 2020

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Buying Guides Cars Automotive Best of best of everything cars CrossoversNearly every automaker competes in the hugely popular crossover segment, so finding a good one is challenging.

The best sedans for 2020

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Buying Guides Cars Automotive Best of best of everything Honda sedans Tier 4Don't bid farewell to the sedan yet. From EVs to budget-friendly commuters, these are the best ones in 2020.

What to pack in a car emergency kit

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Cars Automotive emergency kit first aid kit goTenna Other Tier 4Packing an emergency kit for your next road trip ensures small problems don't become an absolute disaster.