Honda Haptic Leather Can Make Everything A Switch: Patent Of The Week

Honda Haptic Leather Can Make Everything A Switch: Patent Of The Week

Honda has patented ‘haptic leather’ which can make everything a sensor, a switch or an interface. In typical legalese, the official title of the patent is “Haptic function leather component and method of making the same” Hyundai recently shared their concept cockpit in an i30. Getting past the touchpad functionality for a second, it is…

Volvo Child Safety is Unquestionable with Dedicated Child Seat Module: Patent Of The Week

Volvo Child Safety is Unquestionable with Dedicated Child Seat Module: Patent Of The Week

For Volvo, safety is their cornerstone attribute and Volvo child safety is no different than it would be for any other person in the car. With their new patent for a “Child Seat Module“, they have gone all-in for child safety and practicality for parents. Quick rundown: In Europe (maybe elsewhere, but I can’t speak…