Porsche has developed a prototype system that plays personalized and original music for your driving, whether you’re on the open road or stuck in traffic, Autoblog he said. U Soundtrack My Life The project works like game music, increasing intensity according to the “acceleration, speed and centrifugal forces in the car,” according to Porsche.
The Porsche system is not just a playlist of songs from streaming services, but original samples and music snippets combined by an algorithm to suit your driving experience. You can choose the style of music you want, then the system starts playing the music. “The complexity of what comes to their ears depends one by one on how they drive,” said Norman Friedenberger of Porsche Digital. “How fast they drive, and how much they accelerate and slow down.” Once it slows down or stops, the music goes down in time to match.
The idea is not to replace regular streaming but to give drivers another option. One advantage is that the system would play something original every time and could continue to generate “new” music theoretically forever. “That’s what’s so exciting for the conductor. They try a new soundtrack every time. The format promises a lasting listening experience, at least three to five times longer than with linear music,” Friedenberger said.
So far, Soundtrack My Life is in an experimental phase and Porsche has decided to put it into production as well. However, the automobile is currently in the process of testing the system in vehicles and creating a “general experience”.
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