Connected Car: The OEMs at CES 2016
A look at what carmakers are bringing to the table
Twenty years ago, no one would have guessed what a presence the automobile manufacturers would have at a consumer-electronics show! But automobiles have eclipsed their status as basic transportation pods. They are now our temporary office spaces, commuter entertainment modules, and a place of refuge and respite after a hard day. A look at the new BMW 7 series with its ‘Vitality Program’ massage function show us how far interior comfort has come.
At CES 2016, the buzzwords from the automotive exhibitors were certainly connectivity, telematics, telemetry, and the biggest of them all – autonomous.