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The future: less touchscreen, more voice

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The future: less touchscreen, more voice

Post by matthew1 » Sun Mar 17, 2019 8:09 pm

I think touchscreens are just a stopgap between knobs and voice. Probably the future has a lot more HUD, too.

I've seen it mentioned here in MVS Forums more than once that touchscreens are the devil, and I agree. Too much messing about with your eyes off the road = dangerous, distracted driving.

Meanwhile voice both ways is getting very smart, with the flagship being Amazon's Alexa.


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