Google has been working in the automobile sector for quiet a long time now and there was a big announcement in today’s I/O developer conference about the same.
Google has officially announced Android Auto which is a system to help the users navigate, text, call and listen to music while driving. There are quiet a few useful features. According to Google, there are a lot of options available in the cars globally and the only motto of Google to make it connected even when someone is driving.
Some of the main features of the Android Auto include the connectivity between the car dashboard and the mobile device which keep notifying the driver about the route to the destination or any other activity on the road, a notification on the phone etc.
25 brands have already shown the interest to be a part of this program and Google is confident to launch Android Auto in at least one car before the end of 2014.
The navigation has been improved even more and once it is integrated in the car, it will help the driver with on road activities, turn by turn directions etc. Also, the notification bar will be a little sensitive, the map will not be covered by any incoming call or notification and the notification will be shown as heads up on the screen.
Google has promised it to be a clean environment which is to make sure that Android Auto makes driving more fun. Let’s wait and watch until the system is finally integrated in a car.