Mercedes-Benz gesture system uses sensors to detect hand and arm movements

Mercedes-Benz gesture control concept

The Germans seem to be obsessed with Minority Report-style interior controls, and Mercedes-Benz has taken it to the next level with a full-scale interior with nary a button or switch to be found.

Mercedes' Dynamic & Intuitive Control Experience (DICE) utilizes a series of proximity sensors to detect arm and hand movements, which control everything from music, navigation and social functionality to a heads-up display that comprises the entire windshield.

Source: engadget.comAdded: 16 January 2012