Tag Archives: Car

Audi TT Concept Car that Autonomously Drives Itself

At SEMA 2010 Audi has come up with a really neat concept car that autonomously drives itself on intermediate road courses. The car has 5 antennas, 1 of which is for radio remote control, 2 for ground based GPS and 2 for satellite GPS. The ground GPS helps the car stay within mere centimeters of its path.

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Review of this year Car Entertainment Systems

Justin Domnitz (from Mp3Car.com) explains what is new this year in car computing. He explains what Ford Sync and My Ford Touch are doing for the car computer market. He doesn’t just talk bout ford though, he goes into other companies and how the major OEMs are starting to put car computers in their main stream vehicles.

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Audio and Voice Recognition in Car

At the 2010 Detroit Telematics Show, Scott from QNX explains why its not so simple to have audio and voice recognition in the car. There are a plethora of problems on both the receiving and sending end of a phone call that need to be dealt with their own algorithms. We focus also on what […]

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Keep Your Eyes on the Road with iPad

Justin Riley shows off us, on his custom iPad mount, how you can easily control some basic iPad functions with lots of gestures. After you do the quick 2 minute jailbreak (you wanted to do it anyway) you can enable a plethora of gesture controls. Slide from bottom up, top down, from status bar, tap […]

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System Wide Voice Control with iPad

Ok so it’s not true system wide access, but pretty darn close. Using a few apps, and a little jailbreak action, Justin Riley shows us how to control some basic functionality with just voice. Here we demonstrate adjusting the iPod, finding a place to eat, and even posting a tweet. Open your mind and imagine […]

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Custom iPad Mount for Car Dash

Justin Riley has fabricated a really well finished bolt-in kit for the iPad. (wifi or 3g). This particular kit fits into the 2005-2007 Subaru Impreza/WRX and STi. (They all have the same dash). This bolt-in kit is a 1:1 replacement for the stock dash. Basically just pop out the old one, and put this in […]

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Custom Install of Apple iPad in Car

I started planning an Ipad car install the moment I heard about it coming out. I’ve been using an in dash Ipod setup for a long time. I was inspired to use the Iphone/pod as an in car “pc”. The limitation of that is the small screen and remote control. The Ipad solves those issues […]

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Introduction to CarPuters

Introduction to CarPuters

What is a CarPuter? In principle a car computer is nothing else than the PC you have sitting on your desktop at home. Maybe a bit more compact, needs lesser power and has some partially customized components. But below the line, a Car-PC is a fully-fledged PC, as you know it all.

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Infill T3 CarPuter (Car Computer) Install Demonstration

Video showing basic operation of the Infill T3 CarPuter (Car Computer) – InfillStation software and PC Navigator. Note: Lights on unit operate automatically when cars lights are switched on/off. Start up from hibernation is approx 30 seconds. Unit automatically returns to hibernation when ignition is switched off.

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iPhone Car Navigation Kit and GPS Tracker Application

Robert Wray of mp3Car shows us how the “Ultimate In-Car iPhone Screen Duplicating Kit” can be used for GPS navigation in your car, while allowing friends and family to track one’s real time location. Using TV Out, by C00NI, Robert is easily able to duplicate the screen from an iPhone 3G or 3GS.

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