Lexus parking assist (was: Re: Innovation and User Expectations)

5 Dec 2006 - 11:40am
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Petteri Hiisilä
2004

Josh Viney kirjoitti 6.11.2006 kello 23:08:

> One new experience change/innovation re: automobiles that could
> have some
> significant risk associated with it is Lexus' new parking assist
> available
> in the new LS. I forget the name of the feature, but the
> commercials have a
> rather large LS parking itself between pyramids of crystal
> champagne flutes.
> It has me more than a little concerned. There is potential for
> significant
> change in user expectations re: automobiles, but just as much
> potential for
> increased insurance costs.

You've got a reason to be concerned.

What do you get when you cross a computer with a Lexus? Here's a
demonstration:

http://www.fquick.com/videos/viewvideo.php?
id=520&file=520&autoStart=true

(it's a funny video)

Petteri

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Petteri Hiisilä
Senior Interaction Designer
iX Design / +358505050123 / petteri.hiisila at ixdesign.fi

"Simple is better than complex.
Complex is better than complicated."
- Tim Peters

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5 Dec 2006 - 12:00pm
Josh
2006

Haha. Nice video. I don't know though, the designers at Toyota might call
that "user error".

- Josh

>
> You've got a reason to be concerned.
>
> What do you get when you cross a computer with a Lexus? Here's a
> demonstration:
>
> http://www.fquick.com/videos/viewvideo.php?
> id=520&file=520&autoStart=true
>
> (it's a funny video)
>
> Petteri
>
> --
> Petteri Hiisilä
> Senior Interaction Designer
> iX Design / +358505050123 / petteri.hiisila at ixdesign.fi
>
> "Simple is better than complex.
> Complex is better than complicated."
> - Tim Peters
>
>
>
>

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