GM Lets You Skype From Your Car With On-Board Modem

GM Lets You Skype From Your Car With On-Board Modem

The new Buick LaCrosse will allow drivers to video call using a built-in high-speed Internet connection.

Yi Chen
  • 2 january 2012

Generals Motors recently showed off its Buick LaCrosse at CES 2011 that is equipped with a 4G LTE modem, several built-in cameras, sensors and controls. By utilizing OnStar, the in-vehicle communications system that’s activated on a subscription basis, drivers can initiate a video chat over Skype or stream live traffic-cam images.

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