Intelligent Mechatronic Systems Inc.'s iLane now available for purchase on

Jun 28, 2010, 06:59 ET from Intelligent Mechatronic Systems Inc.

Hands-free Email Solution Now Just a Click Away for Consumers Across North America

WATERLOO, ON, June 28 /PRNewswire/ - Intelligent Mechatronic Systems Inc. (IMS), the leader in developing and delivering advanced, end-to-end vehicle solutions, today announced its hands-free email and infotainment solution, iLane(TM), is now available for purchase online at

It is now easier than ever for consumers to stay fully connected while driving by purchasing iLane, the first in-car device that interacts directly with your smartphone and lets you manage your inbox and access remote content services hands-free using simple voice commands.

A sleek, portable unit that plugs in a vehicle's accessory port or any 12V outlet, iLane automatically notifies drivers of new in-coming emails and reads them on command, which users can then reply to, forward, delete or call back. In addition, iLane enables access and control of other smartphone applications and remote services by voice command, including managing phone calls, SMS messages, calendars and a library of content including news, weather and sports.

"We are thrilled to be offering iLane through Amazon - one of the world's busiest consumer marketplaces," said Tony Cassetta, Chief Operating Officer, IMS. "Complying with hands-free driving legislation has become top of mind for smartphone users on the road. iLane allows you to stay fully connected while keeping your hands on the wheel and eyes on the road."

iLane is the only hands-free device on the market that allows users to fully manage their smartphone device and access remote content using simple voice commands. Unlike other dial-in solutions, iLane is a self-contained, portable hardware solution that automatically connects with a user's smartphone. Always-on, iLane reengages with a simple voice command, eliminating the need to press buttons or dial-in to a server. As a non-server based product, information exchanged via iLane remains safe and secure making this an ideal solution for those conducting business on the road.

In 2009, iLane was awarded CTIA - The Wireless Association's(R) 2009 Hot for the Holidays Bluetooth Award.


iLane 7100 is now available at on for MSRP $399 USD.

About IMS

Intelligent Mechatronic Systems Inc. (IMS) specializes in the research, development and production of innovative and progressive solutions in the areas of automotive safety, telematics and mobile media. Our proprietary technologies are making vehicles "safer, smarter and greener" and we are dedicated to making the "connected car" a reality. IMS' solutions include: iLane, the ultimate in-vehicle platform that provides drivers with hands-free access to remote on-demand content and time-sensitive information; Prompt(TM), a voice-activated dispatch solution that enables taxi and limousine drivers to conduct their job entirely hands-free via simple voice commands such as sign-in, receive job information, accept/decline jobs and provide ETA info; and DriveSync(TM), the ultimate turn-key telematics platform which enables a variety of solutions including usage-based insurance offerings, fleet monitoring, vehicle tracking, and government programs. IMS is based in Waterloo, Ontario, Canada. For more information about IMS, please visit

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