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In-vehicle internet access is close to becoming reality, according to the world’s top car bosses.
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More than a third (37%) of the 200 car executives believe “infotainment” in cars is nearly as important as car safety.
Source: BBC – In-car internet ‘to become norm’ in survey about future
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via The Verge