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Do new cars have too many
gizmos and gadgets?
Visa brings connected car payments to life
At the recent New York Auto Show, automobile manufacturers were keen to highlight their great new in-car electronics, its apps, and its haptics. Jaguar gave a presentation on
the system in the new XF, which will let you share your car's
navigation info. Consider also the new CarPlay systems and
the full on barrage of apps and options available in newer
model vehicles, and you can't help but wonder if you need
more than just a radio and directions.
Visa is testing a service that will take mobile payments one
step further down the road toward reaching scale through
connected vehicle commerce.
At the Mobile World Congress Shanghai 2015, the financial
services company revealed its plans to bring mobile payments
into consumer vehicles, a feature that can create an even more
seamless purchasing experience for customers. Visa is likely
developing the connected car payments to further its place as
one of the leading payment services. The more places customers are using their services, the better it is for the company.
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One small bite for man,
one giant leaf for NASA
According to sources at NASA,
in August astronauts on the
International Space Station ate lettuce that had been grown in space.
The Red Romaine lettuce is part
of NASA's experimental efforts to
enable longer manned missions in
space by growing food supplies that
are ... out of this world.
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Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of Car Wash - Fall 2015
Letter from the ICA
Meet the Board
By the Numbers
What do your customers think about your business?
Pricing yourself into profit
Don’t hate the haters
Data security essentials
The Car Wash Show 2015 Best Booth Award
Top 10 employee handbook mistakes
IP surveillance cameras
Grit, the underlying problem for car wash owners
Stand out from the crowd
Update from ICA working group
Women in Car Wash
Blast from the Past
Focus on a Member
Index of Advertisers
Car Wash - Fall 2015