The transparent car an augmented reality system helping drivers see around blind spots. Watch the video…
The transparent car’s inner surfaces of become windows on the world, giving the driver a bird’s-eye view.
Car doors, window frames, roof, floor and backseats become invisible with this nearly magical technology.
We call this form of augmented reality a transparent cockpit because it would make the driver of a car feel like he’s piloting an airplane—another place where this technology might be used. We have implemented it in test cars using cameras, imaging software, projector displays, and reflective surfaces. Thus equipped, human beings could drive very safely while still enjoying the open road—more open, indeed, than ever before.
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