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  1. Visteon Connected Car - CES 2011

    by , 01-08-2011 at 06:33 PM

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    Rob Wray, from mp3Car, shows us the Visteon C-Beyond car. The center console has a thermal IR sensor that detects your hand location and opens and closes the console compartment automatically according to hand movement. Adjustable ambient lighting can be changed based on the passenger's mood. Motion sensing lighting can aid passengers in finding lost items at night as the floor can illuminate based on hand gestures. "Vertical Air Flow" eliminates the need for conventional HVAC vents on the dash. Individual zones of the vehicle are more easily climate controlled based around circular ceiling and floor modules. A Windows PC and Centrafuse front end controls all of the technology.
  2. Andriod Car PC Visteon - CES 2011

    by , 01-08-2011 at 06:26 PM

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    Visteon uses an Android operating system in this proof of concept to illustrate the possibilities of what you might see in near future of in-vehicle computing. The Android OS used in this concept limits the apps used to only those conducive to in-vehicle computing for safety.

    Updated 01-08-2011 at 06:32 PM by Jensen2000

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  3. Visteon Meego Webserver Phone - CES 2011

    by , 01-08-2011 at 06:17 PM

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    This Visteon system runs the Genivi platform and Meego. Lighttdb has been integrated. You can use a web browser to control the Visteon system, which interfaces with the vehicle bus, leaving control possibilities limitless.

    Updated 01-08-2011 at 06:26 PM by Jensen2000

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  4. Genivi Meego Cross Platform Demonstration - CES 2011

    by , 01-08-2011 at 05:23 PM

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    Rob Wray, from mp3Car, speaks with Mikael Soderberg, from Pelagicore, to discuss two new vehicle hardware setups.

    First, the ARM processor of the Beagleboard C4 is paired with a daughterboard from Pelagicore to enable easy communication with systems in the vehicle including the MOST, CAN, & LIN protocols. AM/FM radio integration, Bluetooth and power management capabilities are also integrated.

    Second, the Intel Atom 1.6GHz based system, utilizing multi-threading, easily communicates with the vehicles CAN and MOST 50 protocols. It has LVDS, USB, AM/FM radio, Bluetooth, and more.

    Both systems run on the Genivi software stack, based on Meego 1.1 IBI.

    Updated 01-08-2011 at 06:08 PM by Jensen2000

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  5. Future Infotainment With Visteon Rapid - CES 2011

    by , 01-08-2011 at 05:12 PM

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    Dave Cheney, of Visteon, shows us the technology behind their Rapid development platform. With the computing power of a typical Netbook, the Rapid platform makes it easy to experiment with different radio tuners, FPGA, Bluetooth, Wi-Fi, GPS modules, and SD card readers. The entire package includes an integrated amplifier and fits in a single din enclosure.