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Mercedes-Benz predicts cars will evolve more in the next decade than ever before

Mercedes-Benz lead designer Gorden Wagener needs to push the company's design language further without diluting it. Digital Trends sat down with Wagener to gain insight into how Mercedes-Benz design will evolve as cars become more high-tech. The post Mercedes-Benz predicts cars will evolve more in the next decade than ever before appeared first on Digital Trends.
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A former Facebook HR exec says many bosses are too uncomfortable to ask people a hugely important question

A boss should ask employees: "Do you believe you've mastered your current role?" and if not, where they'd like to improve. That's according to Sarah Wagener, chief people officer at Doordash and a former recruiting leader at Facebook. Wagener said it's important for managers to create space for people to talk about failure, which companies like Google say they do. When she works with employees who are just itching to take the next step in their careers, Sarah Wagener likes to ask a simple que...
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Mercedes just revealed a futuristic 738 horsepower electric concept inspired by one of its greatest race cars

Mercedes-Benz unveiled its new EQ Silver Arrow concept on Friday at Pebble Beach in Monterey, California. The striking electric concept pays homage to the company's record-breaking W125 Grand Prix racer that averaged an incredible 268.9 mph on the autobahn in 1938 with the legendary Rudolf Caracciola behind the wheel.  According to Mercedes, the EQ Silver Arrow will have 738 horsepower at its disposal and a range of more than 250 miles. Mercedes-Benz unveiled its new EQ Silver Arrow concept...
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Mercedes-Benz just unveiled a flashy new interface with a 3-D display and voice control that recognizes slang

Mercedes-Benz revealed a new user interface at CES on Tuesday. The interface, called MBUX (Mercedes-Benz User Experience), will feature three-dimensional digital displays, a touchscreen, voice control, and over-the-air updates. Mercedes-Benz plans to debut the interface in its upcoming A-Class vehicles.   Mercedes-Benz revealed a new user interface at the International Consumer Electronics Show (CES) on Tuesday. The interface, called MBUX (Mercedes-Benz User Experience), will feature three-d...
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Mercedes-Benz Puts Wonder Woman and Batman Behind the Wheel

Mercedes-Benz is hoping that a summer of box office comic book action heroes like Spiderman hasn’t worn out the welcome for a film genre that has become one of the mainstays of the industry. After watching Audi pair up with Iron Man in a series of Marvel Comics-based flicks, that other German premium automotive brand will join Justice League when the movie debuts next month. “With JUSTICE LEAGUE, we found the perfect partner to highlight our current vehicles as well as communicate the fascin...
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Mercedes-Benz Confirms Production Series for X-Class Concept

Mercedes-Benz is ready to enter the new area of powerful pickup trucks segment by launching a new model which is set to be revolutionized in every possible way, the future model being based on the X-Class Concept, unveiled about a month ago. The production model of the Mercedes-Benz X-Class Concept has been also confirmed by representatives within the company, with Gorden Wagener, Head of Design, telling Motoring that the new production model will come with rather the same exterior elements as ...
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Design boss Wagener maps out M-B's turnaround

Mercedes-Benz has gone through a complete turnaround in design in recent years with an expanded product lineup that has pushed it into new car and cross-over segments. The luxury brand will showcase a redesigned E-class sedan with advanced autonomous driving features next week at the Detroit auto show.
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