With the company's simpler "combiner" HUD, more cars could overlay information like driving directions atop drivers' view of the road. But distractions must be kept to a minimum.
The Garmin HUD boosts safety and helps keep eyes on the road, but the cost of entry will likely dissuade most drivers.
It's now a little bit easier to focus on the road ahead while keeping an eye on your speed and navigation--BMW is making its heads-up display more prominent by adding color.
If Citroen's funky DS3 super-mini is a rival to the Mini, and its DS4 is a rival to the Nissan Qashqai, then its new DS5 is squaring up to take on fighter jets and Formula One cars.
A new tool called Headup is mixing Microsoft's Silverlight technology with Mozilla's Firefox add-on architecture to make in-browser semantic search happen on the fly.
The Firefox extension gives you the "back story" on people, places, and things you see in your browser, unobtrusively and quickly.
Companies on the IsraelWeb Tour this year of Silicon Valley are more mature than in the two previous tours. They have to be.