Mercedes’ press briefing additionally confirmed off a UFO graphic that zooms round on the show to show the g-force the automobile is present process in real-time. Why they selected to measure g-force, I do not know. Automakers already battle to maintain the motive force’s info feed simple to grasp, and drivers don’t must know g-forces. Hopefully it may be disabled.
The MBUX Hyperscreen was created totally in-house by Mercedes-Benz, and it requires eight CPU cores (processor unknown) and 24 GB of RAM to energy it. The tech will trickle to different Mercedes fashions after its debut on the EQS, assuming patrons actually do need an all-touch interface.
Be taught extra concerning the MBUX Hyperscreen right here.
Philips Is All In on Tooth and Sleep
Philips typically makes highly effective and smooth electrical toothbrushes, and like most toothbrush corporations as of late, it’s been incorporating sensible options into them. Its latest is the Sonicare 9900 Status, with auto-syncing so that you don’t should have an app open each time you sweep (one thing we noticed and beloved with the Colgate Hum). It additionally claims to personalize your brushing expertise, by sensing your method and adapting in actual time. So for those who have a tendency to use an excessive amount of strain, it may possibly mechanically modify the depth.
Philips additionally has a tele-dentistry service, so you may get solutions to your tooth issues with out venturing into the Covid-infested world.
When you care extra about your sleep, the corporate additionally debuted a sleep apnea signs quiz and masks selector at CES. Sufferers get a photograph taken of their face that can decide the very best masks for them to put on, which can hopefully make sleeping in a comic-book-villain-style masks a bit extra comfy. Nevertheless, that must be performed at a collaborating location, which could not be accessible to everybody.
Cobalt-Free Batteries Are Coming
Immediately at CES, Panasonic touted new batteries with lower than 5 % cobalt and pledged to work towards cobalt-free batteries “within the subsequent few years.”
Lithium-ion batteries energy practically each gadget you personal, however likelihood is you do not know a lot about what’s inside your battery. Lithium batteries do not simply include lithium, additionally they use cobalt as a cathode materials throughout the battery. Immediately effectively over half of the world’s cobalt provide comes from the Democratic Republic of the Congo, and quite a few investigations have discovered little one labor and harmful working situations rife throughout the cobalt provide chain.
Panasonic is likely one of the largest lithium-ion battery producers on the planet and provides the cells for Tesla’s battery packs.
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