User Needs and Design Criteria
Agency - Getting from place to place on users own terms
Control - User has control over the technology no matter what the situation (Incoming Call, Route Change, External Feedback)
Mindfulness - The solution connects the user with built environment, giving them an opportunity become and expert of their vehicle and actions.
Delight - Users spend a lot of time en route. This time should be personalized and fulfilling.
Transition - The re-definition of how we engages with technology in this space should help transition in to a user friendly experience and as we move towards self-driving cars, it should be a platform to build from.
Contribution to IxD - This succeeds in expanding research for interfacing with physical things, and screen spaces.
The final deliverable is a design or solution that inspires new perspectives on interfacing with physical space in the future.
Learning through a prototyping process around new technology and human behavior.
The project initiates a conversation around it within the community of car designers, interaction designer, and people who drive cars.