Tag: "car connectivity"
Will California consumers have any say in car connectivity? How much is too much?
Tuesday, April 1st, 2014
About 18 months ago, NHTSA had just finished a tour of sorts around the U.S. to determine how much connectivity that consumers would accept in their vehicles. California was amongst those stops and my question is: What did the data tell us about the desires of the vehicle owners? Did they just want their music, their phones to be integrated? How would they enjoy the automatic appointment notification (at their local dealership) when it was time for service? Did they want Facebook, Twitter and full-on social integrations available on the dash? What about the crash avoidance systems and even “self driving cars”? Wow – that is taking the term “Connected Car” to another level! The number of Connected Cars is …