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  • A new generation of IT devices is making driving easier... and safer.

  • Whether you want a better view of your car's blind spots or want to keep better track of

  • it's internal systems, it's worth checking out the latest Information and communications

  • technology developments. Kim Mok-yeon shows us two new gadgets that

  • could come in handy when you're on the road. There are many factors a driver has to consider

  • behind the wheel. Sometimes, adjusting your rear-view mirror

  • is not enough to check blind spots... and drivers often find themselves looking over

  • their shoulders. As popularity grows for smart cars in Korea

  • and overseas, a number of technologies are being developed to make driving easier.

  • By looking at a video monitor, a driver will be able to see nearly every angle of the car's

  • exterior with the help of high-definition cameras.

  • "Many car accidents happen since the driver has to look at the rear-view and side mirrors

  • to check blind spots. But with the help of camera technology such risks could definitely

  • be reduced."

  • Drivers can also check on the state of their car's equipment with their smartphone.

  • A device that monitors interior vehicle information connects to the smartphone through wireless

  • technology, making it easier for car owners to know how all systems are running.

  • At this age of the Internet of Things, the potential of how these smart technologies

  • could develop seems boundless. Kim Mok-yeon, Arirang News.

A new generation of IT devices is making driving easier... and safer.

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