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posted by janrinok on Wednesday March 05 2014, @04:30AM   Printer-friendly
from the Volvo-durch-iPhone dept.

bopal writes:

"The German news site writes [German language only] that soon you can interact with your iPhone from the built-in touchscreen of their cars. The idea is shown in this video."

The press release speaks of the advantages (in sales-speak) of integrating a large portrait-oriented touch screen with an advanced voice control system like Siri.

This comes at a time, where Switzerland is contemplating of moving against large built-in screens in cars, as they are distracting for the driver"

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  • (Score: 3, Funny) by EvilJim on Wednesday March 05 2014, @04:37AM

    by EvilJim (2501) on Wednesday March 05 2014, @04:37AM (#11174) Journal

    Volvos are so safe for the occupants that we can give them a huge touchscreen to play with, other car drivers can eat bumper and panels for breakfast for we give 0 fucks about them.

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  • (Score: 0) by Anonymous Coward on Wednesday March 05 2014, @08:03AM

    by Anonymous Coward on Wednesday March 05 2014, @08:03AM (#11215)

    And if you buy your Volvo in the next 30 minutes, we will throw in a FREE elbow-pad clip for your iPhone, color matched to your brown cordoruoy jacket. We also include a friendly reminder message if you forgot to put on your peaked cap.