Mercedes-Benz recently unveiled their new research and development center in San Jose, California. The building is a prominent, three-story think space for its brightest minds to develop top notch user interface and software engineering to create a seamless integration with the driver and the technology in the mobile industry.
Inside, the lobby showcases upcoming tech and interactive experiences for visitors to get an idea of the engineering insight of the company's near 300 employees. Each storey is dressed in bright hues to indicate differing floors while adorned with whiteboard and glass canvases on every surface imaginable. The on-segregated atmosphere promotes a distraction-free environment for ideas to be exchanged seamlessly through each research department.
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