When I was a child, a long car journey meant answering potentially tricky questions about school homework, or far worse, listening to my parent’s music. Portable music devices solved this to some extent. However, listening to my music was only exciting for so long while stuck in the backseat of a car.
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- The growing adoption of Rear Seat Entertainment across luxury, MPVs and taxi/ ridesharing will accelerate as AV enters the market.
- Delivering new video services will take advantage of a combination of IP, cloud and software technologies along with cellular networks to meet consumer demand.
- Innovative middleware and service platforms such as ACCESS Twine™ for Car help OEMs overcome technical
and IAM hurdles through extensive support for key operating systems, media sharing protocols and security controls.
- Creating the foundation for video-based services today will help progressive OEMs prepare for wider adoption through BYOD apps and cloud / software updates.