Posts tagged automotive industry
What is RFID?

RFID tags, once used only as a means for tracking cattle, are now being used all over the world to track all sorts of things--retail merchandise, vehicles, airline passengers, Alzheimer’s patients, even your pet dog. RFID is an acronym for “Radio Frequency Identification”, which encodes digital data in stickers known as RFID tags. The data is then transmitted and captured by a reader via radio waves.


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How Your Senses Affect Your Driving

Almost anyone with a driver's license knows that driving (or even riding) can be very tiring. Not only does it tire us out physically, but it can also be tiring emotionally as well. One reason for this is that driving requires us to activate all of our senses at the same time, putting ourselves in a heightened state of alertness. Senses like sight, hearing, and even smell all have to be at their best while we're operating automobiles.

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GPS and Other Navigation Systems

Depending on when you were born, you might be too young to remember a time before navigation systems were popular. Now that we can use this technology in our cars and on our smartphones at any time we wish, most of us take it for granted. Most people refer to navigation systems as 'GPS', but this term represents just one of the many systems out there.

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Telematics in Cars

One of the most widely-used technologies in the world today is the modern automobile. All over Malaysia and the rest of the world, it's quite easy to agree that there are just so many cars. Sometimes way too many driving on the road at any given time. For the most part, this doesn't concern us since we only have one car to worry about: the one that we own. But imagine if you were the owner of your own business that uses a large number of cars or trucks every day; how would you keep track of each one?


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KUSTOM KULTURE : THE BASICS

The world’s state of constant technological growth has created a long list of new career options that probably didn’t exist even just ten years ago. Parents and students everywhere are preparing early for the way the world is shifting by making life decisions that will eventually lead to them to working in high-tech careers in the future. However, there is a common assumption that the only way to be a part of that high-tech wave is to pursue a path through scientific fields of study.

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The 6 Levels of Autonomous Driving

There was a time not too long ago when autonomous driving was something only found in science fiction novels or shows. The time has arrived, where over the next decade, the car industry is set to undergo the biggest changes it has seen in 30 years.  As we stand at the entrance to a new era of automated driving, let’s get a closer look at the five levels of autonomy, and its interconnection between the driver, the car, and the world.


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Automotive Studies: Your Path to a High-Tech Career

The world’s state of constant technological growth has created a long list of new career options that probably didn’t exist even just ten years ago. Parents and students everywhere are preparing early for the way the world is shifting by making life decisions that will eventually lead to them to working in high-tech careers in the future. However, there is a common assumption that the only way to be a part of that high-tech wave is to pursue a path through scientific fields of study.

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5 Things You Didn't Know About Your Car Battery

Car batteries are the most commonly known car part that needs frequently needs replacements. Usually you should change out your car batteries approximately every two years, or when it completely loses its charge. But what goes into making a regular car battery? Today, we’re going to help you understand car batteries a little bit more, so that you won’t be caught out in the middle of the road with a flat battery.

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5 Brand New Car Safety Systems To Keep You Safe

Accidents on the road happen more often than you think. The seat belt was invented as a safety system to reduce the rate of fatalities on the road back in 1959 by Nils Bohlin for Volvo and has since become one of the staple things in all passenger cars. However, the seat belt, and subsequently the airbags, are only effective in the event of a collision. Today, we’re going to look at the top 5 car safety systems that will help prevent an accident from happening!

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Self-Care for College Students

‘Self-care’ means to take an active role in protecting your well-being and happiness, especially during times of stress. By being aware of self-care and practicing it consistently in your life, you’ll be able to make sure that the challenges and stresses of being an automotive student never become too much for you to handle.

Here are a few things to keep an eye on to ensure that you’re providing yourself with the best self-care possible.



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4 Money-Making Ideas For College Students

Being a college student brings you one step closer to adulthood. This is the phase of your life when you’re preparing to join the automotive or motorsports industry by pursuing your academic qualifications. During this time in college, you’re learning to become more independent, more resourceful, and more responsible. While most of the hours in your day should always be focused on your classes and studying, there is no harm in using your spare time to make a few extra ringgit which you can use to support your studies or pay your bills.



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Making the Most of Mentors

What many people overlook is that a mentor doesn’t just have to be a living, breathing person that you know personally. Expand your definition and understanding of what a mentor is. A person can also be your mentor through their content, such as through the books they write or the videos they produce. This is why there exists books in every field which were written a long time ago which are still used as references today; because some mentors share knowledge which is truly timeless.

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