Uconnect-LargeImageIf you pack everything but the kitchen sink when you travel by car, you can now add a rolling living room. Car Wi-Fi hot spots let your kids stream Netflix movies, or do homework research.

You might think, we already Wi-Fi/3g/4g signals coming out of our ears; airplanes are also expanding the use of electronic devices on flights. Why would we want to equip the car with Wi-Fi?

And, do we really need more distractions while driving? But if you think it through, even more seamless access to phones, text and media (FOR PASSENGERS ONLY!) makes sense.

Read more about why a Wi-Fi hot spot in the car can be a good idea.