Mercedes-Benz offers augmented reality app to replace owner's manuals

Flipping through numerous pages of text isn't exactly the most difficult way to find the answer to a question about your car. However, it isn't the most advanced way, either. Enter "Ask Mercedes," Mercedes-Benz's new chatbot and augmented reality assistant the German luxury automaker revealed last Wednesday. The brand developed the app specifically to… [Read More]

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Ask Mercedes augmented reality app and chatbotFlipping through numerous pages of text isn't exactly the most difficult way to find the answer to a question about your car.
Enter "Ask Mercedes," Mercedes-Benz's new chatbot and augmented reality assistant the German luxury automaker revealed last Wednesday.
Mercedes-Benz isn't the first automaker to tackle augmented reality to supplement the traditional owner's manual, but it may have produced the most in-depth piece of technology yet.
Ask Mercedes augmented reality app and chatbotFor Mercedes-Benz customers who don't own an E- or S-Class, Ask Mercedes also includes a chatbot to answer numerous questions.
If an owner doesn't want to use the dedicated app, Ask Mercedes can also work with social media such as Facebook Messenger, or smart devices like Amazon Echo, and Google Home.

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Mercedes revealed a combined chatbot and augmented reality assistant; an app specifically designed to answer all vehicle-related questions. #AR #ARKit #ARCore #Chatbot #Trend

Source: Motor Authority