Getting Real is all about starting from the user interface and customer experience and then building out. Visual design first, programming second. The more traditional process is starting from the abstract (documentation, diagrams, charts, etc.), coding a skeleton app, and then homing in on the real by finishing it up with an interface. We think that’s backwards.
"Despite it’s very functional name, Terminal Mode promises a wealth of possibilities for users and application developers. As Jorg highlighted during his MobileBeat presentation, there are three core philosophies behind Terminal Mode. Removing barriers for users is the first, to enable you to run your chosen smartphone applications in your car, with your car’s built in interface (think steering controls, touch screen etc). Essentially, what you see on your device’s screen, you can see on your car’s larger screen."