Topic: Travel

Technology has helped to completely change the way that people experience travel. Cars are no longer used just to get from point A to point B, but as an entertainment system, a navigational tool and as a communicative device. The technology in cars on the road today allows people to drive smarter and safer; helping to reduce accidents and increase driver awareness.

Car Stopping Air Bags

Car Stopping Air Bags

Air bags can help to save lives in the case of a car accident. As technology advances so are the safety features that are found in cars. In the case of an accident, speed can be a very important factor. The increase in speed also increases the likelihood injury and loss of life in the case of an accident. That is why car stopping air bags are at the cutting edge of car safety features. There are many different types of airbags currently available in cars including curtain airbags, seat belt...

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Communicative Cars

Communicative Cars

When you are driving in a vehicle it may feel as though it is every driver for oneself. Being cut off, followed closely, and feeling at another driver’s mercy may be nerve wracking and dangerous. That is why it is important that cars begin to communicate with one another, making the streets and highways safer for drivers, bikers and pedestrians. Communicative cars work by having a network in which vehicles and units that are called the communicating nodes exchange information with vehicles,...

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Intelligent Parking Assist

Intelligent Parking Assist

Parking a car can be nerve wracking and frustrating because of limited vision. Parking in tight parking spaces and parallel parking can be even more difficult because of your blind spot. Intelligent parking assist can help to make parking safer and less stressful. This is a new technology that can be found in some vehicles to help make parking simple. Some people often find that parking can be one of the most difficult things to do when driving because of limited field of vision and the coming...

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Self Driving Cars

Self Driving Cars

Cars are one of the most common ways of traveling, with each new car model that is released showcasing the latest in technology including media, GPS and safety features. Cars are becoming a lot safer because they now can maneuver and drive themselves. These cars are referred to as self-driving (autonomous) cars that can help to prevent accidents and unsafe driving. The idea of the self-driving car began back in the 1920s. These cars were a forward type of thinking that were considered...

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Touchscreen Intuitive Dashboards

Touchscreen Intuitive Dashboards

A standard car dashboard may have a radio and GPS technology, but newer cars are bringing user interaction to the forefront with touchscreen intuitive dashboards. A touchscreen dashboard can help to put the driver in control easily and effortlessly. Drivers can now touch the dashboard screen for added control and ease. The dashboard may have a variety of different information on it including GPS technology, music selections, communication messengers, phone calls (similar to Bluetooth), and...

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