Vehicle with a soft-touch antenna for communicating sensitive information

  • US 9,946,906 B2
  • Filed: 12/31/2016
  • Issued: 04/17/2018
  • Est. Priority Date: 07/07/2016
  • Status: Active Grant
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1. A vehicle, comprising:

  • two or more soft touch radio frequency (RF) antennas, placed outside the vehicle, to communicate sensitive information associated with a user of the vehicle, wherein the soft touch RF antenna makes physical contact, outside the vehicle, with a receiver;

    two or more RF transceivers, each RF transceiver associated with one of the two or more soft touch RF antennas, the two or more RF transceivers to communicate sensitive information associated with a user of the vehicle;

    a processor in communication with the two or more RF transceivers, the processor to;

    receive an input to deploy one of the two or more RF antennas;

    select a first RF transceiver associated with the deployed RF antenna to send the sensitive information; and

    send the sensitive information to the first RF transceiver.

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