German automobile giant Volkswagen stated it is coordinating with South Korea’s LG Electronics in the area of “connected” vehicles.
“The Volkswagen group and LG Electronics have actually signed a memorandum of understanding on joint research and development of a next-generation connected car service platform,” the German group stated in a statement.
Both of the companies would collaborate to develop innovations that enable drivers to control Internet-connected gadgets in their homes– such as lights, security systems and domestic home appliances– from the driving seat.
The system will likewise forward context-sensitive notifications and guidance to the driver.
Volkswagen stated it likewise prepares to incorporate LG innovation into its in-car entertainment systems.