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At the 2011 North American International Auto Show, Johnson Controls Showcases Automotive Interiors and Batteries that Translate Globally

Company demonstrates how its innovations will delight customers, differentiate vehicles and deliver sustainable results DETROIT -- Building on its experience, global footprint and product portfolio, Johnson Controls (NYSE: JCI) will showcase how its automotive seating, interiors, electronics, and batteries translate globally" at the 2011 North American International Auto Show (NAIAS) at Cobo...

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Collision Avoidance Systems

Audiovox Launches New 'Distracted Driver' Safety Solutions for the Aftermarket

Lane-Departure and Forward Collision Warning Advanced driver assistance system LAS VEGAS - International CES, Center Hall, Booth 10406-10418 -- Audiovox Corporation (Nasdaq: VOXX) today announced that it is expanding its focus on mobile safety to include solutions for distracted driving, which is becoming epidemic throughout the country. This new system has been developed for the automotive...

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Vibration Damping Mounts

Bracketron to Unveil New Line of Mobile Lifestyle Solutions at 2011 CES

Innovative new products are designed to meet consumer's increasingly 'on-the-go' lifestyle. MINNEAPOLIS - Bracketron, the leading manufacturer in mounting solutions for mobile consumer electronics, today announced an exciting new series of mobile accessories designed for use in the home, office or anywhere in between. The products combine trend-forward color, style and function to fit the unique...

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Miscellaneous Controls

Amerigon Launches Heated and Cooled Dual Cup Holder in 2011 Dodge Charger

First Amerigon Product in Chrysler Vehicle NORTHVILLE, Mich. -- Amerigon Incorporated (Nasdaq: ARGN), a leader in developing and marketing products based on advanced thermoelectric (TE) technologies, announced today that its new proprietary heated and cooled cup holder will debut in a 2011 Dodge Charger, marking the first time an Amerigon product has been featured in a vehicle built by Chrysler...

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Vehicular Multifunction Displays leverage MPU for efficiency.

Located on vehicle's instrument panel, multi-function displays provide information to drivers as stand-alone units or in conjunction with radios, navigation devices, and external cameras. Renesas Electronics' MPU reduces component count and design complexity, optimizing use of space in vehicle, while decoder for in-vehicle camera applications accommodates NTSC and PAL video formats. Other...

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Communication Systems

Parrot Continues Its Legacy of Automotive Technological Innovation at SEMA

Debuts New Hands Free Solutions and Expands Certified Installer Program SOUTHFIELD, Mich. - Parrot, market leader in wireless devices for mobile phones, showcases its latest automotive aftermarket and OEM products and features at the Specialty Equipment Market Association (SEMA) Show in Las Vegas. The company also announces significant growth of its Certified Installer Program, signaling Parrot's...

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Key Fobs

Delphi's New Key Fob Technology Helps Make Smart Phone Connectivity Available at Low Cost

Delphi helps vehicle manufacturers meet regional needs with Bluetooth- and Near Field Communication-Enabled Smart Key Fobs Banbury, UK - Delphi Corp.'s new key fob technology and custom applications are offering drivers a myriad of important vehicle information delivered to their smart phones. The technology lets drivers know when to refuel or get an oil change. It can even provide a vehicle's...

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BASF Develops Innovative Structural Technology for Automotive Seating

WYANDOTTE, MI - Combine innovative materials, development processes and partners-and a healthy dose of hard work-and you might just end up with an innovative application. That is precisely what happened when BASF turned its focus to automotive seating. Result: the first highly styled seating to incorporate a material-saving, weight-saving thermoplastic seat back frame. BASF, an experienced...

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Network Software

First MOST® Cooperation Carmaker Member Pioneers MOST150

New MOST Generation MOST150 to Be Integrated in Audi A3 Vehicles First Karlsruhe (Germany) - The MOST Cooperation is proud to announce that its core partner members Audi and Daimler will be the first carmakers to integrate MOST150 into series production vehicles. Since the first implementation of MOST25 in an Audi car in 2002, MOST has become the established standard for the networking of premium...

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Key Fobs

Smart Key Fob allows drivers to communicate with vehicles.

Smart Fob uses near field communication (NFC) to give drivers direct access to vehicle information while ensuring data security over 2 in. transmit range. Unit includes 13.56 MHz antenna, while information can be accessed via any NFC-compatible portable device with active display. Device transmits mileage and fuel level, tire pressure, GPS vehicle location, driver identity, and emergency...

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