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A Brilliant Idea For How Car Touchscreens Should Work

Ever notice how car computer interfaces are incredibly distracting to use? Designer Matthaeus Krenn and his eyes-free concept.

Posted on February 19, 2014, at 10:27 a.m. ET

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From the creator's page:

I propose a new mode that can be invoked at any time: It clears the entire screen of those tiny, intangible control elements and makes way for big, forgiving gestures that can be performed anywhere. In place of the lost tactile feedback, the interface leverages the driver's muscle memory to ensure their ability to control crucial features without taking their eyes off the road.

You can download a demo version for your tablet here.

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