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And Now Control Your Volvo from Your Wrist

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Volvo and Microsoft have developed a technology that enables user to control a vehicle remotely using nothing but user’s voice and Microsoft’s Band 2 smartwatch.

Image via telegraph.co.uk
Image via telegraph.co.uk

With this feature, a user will be able to control setting the navigation, starting the heater, locking the doors, flashing the lights or sounding the horn via Volvo’s mobile app Volvo on Call and a connected Band 2. This isn’t the first time Volvo and Microsoft have collaborated. Previously, both companies partnered on a virtual showroom using the HoloLens augmented reality headset that creates a novel replacement for the traditional car shopping experience.

Image via telegraphvoice.com
Image via telegraphvoice.com

The Band 2 Volvo app will be out this spring.