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Next Generation Display Systems

Next Generation Display Systems

While economic restraints will ensure that TFT displays are more commonly used in the near future, OLED displays may prove to be a long-term successor due to superior visual quality. Meanwhile manufacturers continue to grapple with the concepts of gesture control and intuitive voice control. Read more in the article here.
 The Age of Distraction: Why we have to find HMI technologies that irritate less!

The Age of Distraction: Why we have to find HMI technologies that irritate less!

Despite its fascination with the human–machine interface (HMI) the automotive industry has rarely got this right. Remember the early BMW i-Drive interfaces? They were great in theory but impossible to master. Find out more about this topic and download the full article for free here.

Will OLED Bring Mobile-like Display Quality to Automotive?

Will OLED Bring Mobile-like Display Quality to Automotive?

As shown at this year's CES in Vegas, it seems that the automotive industry is responding to the pressure to keep pace with the consumer electronics sector. 4K Ultra HD, high gamut, and OLED/AMOLED displays dominated the booths of several OEMs and Tier 1 suppliers. While 2017 premium cars already feature OLEDs as digital mirrors, Harman predicts that we can expect more widespread adoption and bigger OLED displays for automotive applications as soon as 2018.

This article analyzes the many arguments in favor of the adoption of this technology, and weighs the critical drawbacks against it:

Getting a Better View: Augmented Reality in Cars

Getting a Better View: Augmented Reality in Cars

The biggest trend seen at the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas was without a doubt augmented reality and head up display concepts. This article discusses some of the innovations presented by Apple, Continental, BMW, Tesla, and more.
Displays and Autonomous Driving Challenges and Solutions

Displays and Autonomous Driving Challenges and Solutions

Figures from IHS markit in 2017 estimate that the combined value of the centre stack display, instrument cluster display and heads-up display markets could reach more than $20.8 billion by 2022 - an increase of $9.2 billion in annual revenue in just five years.

Read the complete article here and learn more about the impact of autonomous vehicles and the big players Visteon, Delphi and Sharp US.