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Audi finally proves that two little screens in a car are better than one big screen

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Audi finally proves that two little screens in a car are better than one big screen

Quite a lot of time has been spending on the new car from Audi, the Q8. This car from Audi is equipped with the latest infotainment system from the company. The only thing that is a part of the story is a grimy screen. Cleaning the screen is easy, but the screen is prone to catching fingerprint and dust very easily. The car comes with two screens which are placed on the center console of the car. The top screen is responsible for controlling the radio along with the mapping system. The bottom screen is responsible for the climate control and vehicle cameras. Both the screens come with haptic feedback which makes them very responsive.

Both the screens in the car are tilted in the right angle so that it helps to provide a place to rest your wrist. All the major car companies are moving into touch screen infotainment system and are removing buttons from their console. This makes a lot of sense because screens are generally very cheap as compared to the physical buttons. With a touch screen, all car companies need to design is good software so that it can run the whole system, whereas, with the button, the company needs to build multiple buttons of different shapes and sizes.

Tesla was one of the car companies which took it to the next level with their Model S in the year 2012. The car company released a giant touch screen in the center console, which helps people to communicate with the entire car. Different car companies have tried adapting the touch screen infotainment system and come out with new systems on their own. Most of the car companies now are using a combination of touch screen and a couple of buttons to make it easier for the customer to control the whole system.

The bottom screen of the Audi Q8 is always displaying the screen of the users so that they can understand what are the settings which are turned on in the climate control. The interface also comes with a dark mode, which helps people drive at night without giving stress to the eye. The screens are made of good quality, but during day time, Glare becomes an issue. Apple CarPlay is still one of the reasons for frustration for the Audi Infotainment system.

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Spirit to become the latest telecom company which offers a tracking device with LTE

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Spirit to become the latest telecom company which offers a tracking device with LTE

Spirit is following the footsteps of AT&T and Verizon and offering LTE tracker to its customers. The matchbook-sized all the devices which are called Trackers provide all the real-time location tracking with the help of the Safe+ Found application.

This tracker is known to be computing with Tiles but it does not use Bluetooth but it uses 4G LTE. Spirit also uses the Wi-Fi location when necessary when it has to track down people or look for the range. This tracker is basically manufactured by Coolpad. All users will have to pay $2.50 per month for a total of 24 months so that they can cover the cost of the device. Users will also have to pay $5 per month to keep it connected.

Companies like AT&T and Verizon have already launched their own tracker in the past. Apple is also working on its tracker now and will release it very soon. The tracking device from Apple will surely be connected to the iPhone making it very easy and convenient for people using it. This feature in Apple was first seen when there was the first beta of the iOS released. Later on, the feature was removed.

 

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Willo, the robot which can replace your toothbrush

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If you take a close look at the phenomenon of a toothbrush, you will come to know that they haven’t changed. They are almost the same for a long time. Many people have started using electric brushes. But it has a stick with a brush on its end.

Willo has figured out that those electric brushes are not that good. The company has designed a device which has an oral care facility and focuses on the plaque. The company has stated that they have a made a brush which can clean the dental problems up to 46%, however, the normal brushes have the capability of cleaning the plague up to 42%.

The startup is working with dentist association so that they can develop the product in a proper way. The company hasn’t disclosed much information about that robot product, which was reviled had a simple image of the main device.

But there was a news which stated that the startup has a new fund of $7.5 million to develop this product. Kelvin Perkins mainly helped the startup to raise that budget. Matt Rogers and Bpifrance also participated in this project with him. The company was established by Ilan Abehassera, Jean-Marie de Gentile, and Hugo de Gentile. At the very beginning of their carrier, they attended the accelerator program of The Refiners.

So, most of the people with dental problems and the dentist association is waiting to see the final product and they are ready to change the process of brushing.

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Konami uncovered their mini-game console, Turbografx-16

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Konami uncovered their mini-game console, Turbografx-16

Konami Digital Entertainment came up with their TurboGrafx-16 mini. It is a brand new gaming console, which is an updated version of the company’s old 1980s version.

The console is so small that it does not fit properly in a gamers palm. But the console comes with a full-size controller. The game giant said on E3 game expo, which was held in Los Angeles. The console will already have some retro old game like New Adventure Island, R-Type, Ys Books I &II, Ninja Spirit, Alien Crush and Dungeon Explorer loaded in it.

At first, the TurbiGrafx-16 will be released in North America and the other different things like PC engine mini and PC engine Core Grafx will be released in Japan and Europe. They haven’t decided on the budget of the games.

This was a game which was based on cartridge home video game and it was released in the US in the year of 1989. This game was an immediate rival of Super Nintendo and Sega Genesis. At that time, it was supported by 8-bit CPU and the game came stored in CD-ROM. But the line wasn’t continued in 1994.

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