03/03/2014, Just yesterday Apple announced CarPlay which is basically Apple’s way of integrating iOS into vehicles in a bigger way. It would basically provide vehicles with an interface that they can use to navigate the different features, as well as interact with their phones via Siri by pressing a button on their steering wheel. The goal is to make driving safe as our smartphones these days do a lot more than […]
02/26/2014, Volvo, the Swedish car manufacturer who has long taken pride in rolling out what many deem to be one of the safest cars in the world, is always at the forefront of innovation and technology to boot. There has also been a fair amount of product placement by Volvo before, including appearing on the silver screen in the Twilight series. We have received word that Volvo’s most recent “human machine […]
02/23/2014, The delivery service market is an extremely competitive one, and it does seem that just about everyone is on the lookout for various ways to streamline their respective delivery services. In fact, the use of drones to deliver your packages by air is a route which Amazon intends to explore with their Amazon Prime Air service. Volvo Cars has recently announced that they have plans to help you receive your […]
01/08/2014, Concepts are always interesting to play with, since many boundaries are broken down and you do not really need to figure out all the limitations that are available in the real world. Having said that, working concepts as well as prototypes, too, give confidence to the masses that something equivalent can roll out sometime down the road. The folks over at Volvo have announced that the Volvo Concept XC Coupe […]
12/02/2013, Self-driving cars, that seems to be the dream of many a driver worldwide, especially for those of us who happen to get caught in traffic jams every single work day of the week. Traffic jams are stressful, and how about those long road trips that require you to be extremely alert since danger can be around the corner at any time? Doze off for a while, and it could be […]
08/28/2013, Volvo, many times often dubbed to be the world’s safest car, has certainly moved away from its boxy look for some number of years now, sporting sleek designs and beautiful curves along the way. Well, we are glad to bring you a video of the Volvo Coupe Concept from the Swedish vehicle manufacturer, where it boasts of a bold new design direction from Volvo Cars. The Volvo Coupe Concept is […]
06/24/2013, Volvo tests an in-road charging system for electric cars to juice themselves up dynamically.
06/23/2013, Volvo has a self-parking car in the works.
03/06/2013, Volvo has been announcing some great improvements to its upcoming vehicles as they introduced a high beam system that would shade your light to other vehicles last week and earlier today, the company announced it was teaming up with Spotify. That’s not all Volvo is announcing today as they may have made it safer for vehicles and bicyclists to share the road once again. Volvo is announcing an update to its existing […]
03/06/2013, Back in February, Spotify announced a partnership with Ford in which its app will be part of Ford’s Sync AppLink system. Now it looks like Spotify has teamed up with another car manufacturer, Volvo, and they will be bringing a voice-navigated version of their music service to future Volvo models. As you can imagine, driving while fiddling with your radio is probably not the smartest idea, especially when you’re trying […]
03/01/2013, Driving in the middle of the night can already pose enough of a challenge to navigate through as a number of people aren’t even supposed to be driving due to the limited visibility. Driving while a car as large as a yacht behind you with its high beams on can make it even more challenging, but a new car feature will be introduced at next week’s Geneva Motor Show that […]
01/29/2013, I am quite sure that many of us are familiar with the concept of approaching the masses or a particular community to come up with a best working solution that is affecting said folks, and Volvo is no different here, having taken the global crowdsourcing approach when it comes to developing a new app for your smartphone known as Volvo on Call. Basically, Volvo on Call is meant to make […]
12/21/2012, Volvo, the Swedish manufacturer of cars, trucks, buses and construction equipment, may soon integrate Spotify into its future line-up. According to Wired, Thomas M. Müller, the Vice President of Electrical & Electronic Systems Engineering for Volvo, has confirmed to them that a roll-out is imminent. This will be Spotify’s first venture into the car industry.
11/29/2012, When it comes to vehicle safety, the name Volvo is synonymous. Well, Volvo has come up with the idea of churning out an instrument cluster which is capable of adjusting itself to the driver’s needs. This special combination of merging a couple of processors to power an 8” display would deliver a state-of-the-art driver experience, and you can be sure that Volvo has designed around you. Volvo’s latest world-class instrument […]