Something that every gadget lover would like in the their car (well I would!) is a in car PC System, HiPe PC have launched a range of in car systems based on Windows Vista Media Center and featuring One Voice voice control software. Their range of car PC system are not as expensive as you would have expected.
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HiPe PC Launches Driv-N Line of Car-PCs featuring Voice Control Powered by One Voice Technologies
LA JOLLA, CA—April 24, 2007—One Voice Technologies, Inc. (OTCBB: ONEV), developer of 4th Generation voice solutions for the Telecom and Interactive Multimedia markets, and HiPe PC, manufacturer of high performance desktop, notebook, media center and professional workstations, today announced that HiPe PC has launched Driv-NÔ, a new line of in-vehicle devices based on Microsoft Windows Vista Media Center and powered by One Voice’s voice control. Starting at $799, Driv-N is the ultimate in-vehicle entertainment experience designed to fit into most vehicles and offers a brilliant in-dash 6.5” motorized touchscreen display (Driv-N I15) and optional 15.3” roof mount LCD for added rear passenger enjoyment. For more information about Driv-N, visit http://www.hipepc.com/store/pc/viewCategories.asp?idCategory=102 or http://www.hipepc.com.
With Driv-N you can watch DVDs, listen to CDs, MP3s, Apple iTunes, enjoy XM online satellite radio, Internet Radio and browse the web, while remaining connected to your home or office PC in ways you’ve never imagined. Best of all, Driv-N can be controlled entirely by voice! Voice Control for Driv-N, powered by One Voice’s Media Center CommunicatorÔ, delivers high accuracy for a wide variety of accents, operates on simple to use voice commands and requires no voice training.
Driv-N features include:
· Voice recognition by One Voice
· Motorized 6.5” touchscreen monitor
· Integrated GPS navigation
· High speed mobile internet access
· AM/FM/XM Radio
· DVD/CD/MP3/WMA/iTunes playback
· Bluetooth hands free calls
· Onboard OBD II vehicle diagnostics
· Integrated rearview camera control
· Read and send email
· Create your own custom voice commands to launch websites and applications
“Driv-N revolutionizes the in-vehicle entertainment and navigation experience by consolidating the functionality of many devices into one affordable package,” said Richard Stenlund, Sales and Marketing Manager at HiPe PC. “Our integration with One Voice enables Driv-N users to easily and naturally navigate their digital entertainment while keeping their eyes on the road and their hands on the wheel.”
“We are very excited about our partnership with HiPe PC and the tremendous potential of the emerging car-pc market,” said Dean Weber, president and CEO at One Voice Technologies. “Drive-N represents the most feature rich in-vehicle entertainment and navigational system available today, and at an affordable price. We look forward to a strong and prosperous relationship with HiPe PC.”
About HiPe PC
Driv-N is the first of several new lines of personal computers by HiPe PC. HiPe PC offers unique computer technology products that include Home Theater computers, Gaming Computers and high performance Notebook PCs built from top quality components, with a strong focus on silent, high performance computing and superior customer service. For more information on HiPe PC, visit http://www.hipepc.com or call 1-888-602-6960.
About One Voice Technologies, Inc.
One Voice Technologies, Inc. (OTCBB: ONEV) is the world’s first developer of 4th Generation voice solutions for the Telecom and Interactive Multimedia markets. Our Intelligent Voice™ solutions employ revolutionary, patented technology that allows people to send messages (E-mail, SMS, Instant Messaging and paging), purchase products, get information and control devices – all by using their voice. The company is headquartered in La Jolla, California. For more information, please visit http://www.onev.com