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29 Examples of Innovative Automotive Tech

Innovative Auto Tech Makes Use of Prediction for Safety

— November 14, 2014 — Autos
When you look at some of the most innovative auto tech that's emerging from the market, a common thread can be found in predictive technology. Whether it's a device that will preemptively assist with parking or alert a driver when another vehicle is too near, this use of technology considers the wellbeing of drivers, passengers as well as others who are sharing the road.

Even if driving a new car that's loaded with impressive safety features is not in your immediate future, there are other ways that drivers can take advantage of this kind of technology. Some great examples of this include apps and devices that prevent drunk drivers from ever getting behind the wheel, remind adults that a child is being left behind in the car or track daily driving to suggest routine tune-ups.
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Route-Optimizing Predictive Tech
Route-Optimizing Predictive Tech
Ford Uses the Google Prediction API to Customize One's Route
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Coffee-Ordering Cars
Coffee-Ordering Cars
The Rinspeed Budii Concept Automates All Aspects of Driving
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Video-Streaming Smart Mirrors
Video-Streaming Smart Mirrors
The Nissan Smart Rearview Mirror Gives a Better Perspective
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Comprehensive Navigation Apps
Comprehensive Navigation Apps
The Nokia Here App and In-Dash System Includes 3D City Maps
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Communicative Crash-Avoiding Apps
Communicative Crash-Avoiding Apps
TheBikeShieldApp Aims to Prevent Bike Collision Accidents
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Luxe Emergency-Detecting Cars
Luxe Emergency-Detecting Cars
The Mercedes-Benz S600 2014 Boasts Lavish & Driver-Assisted Features
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Connected Car Dashboards
Connected Car Dashboards
Digital-Broadcast HD Radio is Brought On-Board the 2014 Mazda 3
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Driver Tracking Devices
Driver Tracking Devices
Cloud Your Car Simplifies Car Fleet Management By Connecting All Vehicles
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Sensor-Embedded Cars
Sensor-Embedded Cars
APMA's Connected Vehicle Will Disable Drunk Drivers From Starting the Engine
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Automotive Maintenance Reminder Apps
Automotive Maintenance Reminder Apps
The MyMazda App Tells You When Its Time to Service Your Mazda
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Garage Opener Apps
Garage Opener Apps
This Garage Door Opener App is Controlled Securely by Beacon Technology
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Smart Car Concepts
Smart Car Concepts
Jaguar's 360 Virtual Urban Windscreen Projects 'Ghost Vehicle' Imagery
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App-Connected Car Trackers
App-Connected Car Trackers
Zubie Keeps Tabs on Driving Habits and Automotive Health
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Seatbelt Alert Systems
Seatbelt Alert Systems
The 'Buckle Me Up' System Ensures That Kids Buckle Up For the Ride
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Rearview Mirror Video Displays
Rearview Mirror Video Displays
Cadillac Provides a Distinguishing Camera Perk for Car Buyers
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Drivers' Ed Dashboards
Drivers' Ed Dashboards
Speed Guard Supervises Your Traveling Stats and Informs of Unlawful Conduct
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Child Forgetting Alarms
Child Forgetting Alarms
This App and Alert System Prevents Parents from Leaving Kids in Cars
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Camera-Toting Trucks
Camera-Toting Trucks
The Mercedes-Benz Antos 1824L Truck is Equipped With 360-Degree Cameras
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Car Monitoring Devices
Car Monitoring Devices
Fixd Sends Smartphone Notifications When Something's Wrong With Your Car
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Ingenious Driving Technology
Ingenious Driving Technology
The Jaguar Land Rover Smart Assistant Helps Minimize Driver Error
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Tow Truck-Alerting Stickers
Tow Truck-Alerting Stickers
The TowStop Smart Sticker Helps Nearby Drivers Avoid Car Towing
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Tiredness-Tracking Headbands
Tiredness-Tracking Headbands
Impecca's Driver-Targeted Alert Band Will Be on Display at CES 2015
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Truck Blind Spot Radars
Truck Blind Spot Radars
Blind Spot Assist Technology Will be Used in Mercedes-Benz Trucks
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Anti-Sleep Steering Wheels
Anti-Sleep Steering Wheels
This Steering Wheel System Could Help Detect Driver Fatigue
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Car-Feedback Smartphone Apps
Car-Feedback Smartphone Apps
Automatic App Uses iBeacon Technology to Make Driving More Convenient
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Projection Car Displays
Projection Car Displays
The Garmin Heads-Up Display Projects GPS to Your Windshield
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Self-Driving Cars
Self-Driving Cars
The Google Self-Driving Car Prototype Has Been Revealed
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LIfe-Saving Car Gadgets
LIfe-Saving Car Gadgets
Gabriel by Opel Informs Parents When Heat Rises in Car with Infants Inside
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Driver-Analyzing Apps
Driver-Analyzing Apps
The Driving Curve App is a Car App That Monitors Your Driving Abilities
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