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In a European ad campaign for its new E-Class, Mercedes-Benz would have you believe that the children in your neighborhood will gather around to watch as it does things like pull itself out of the garage or park itself when you arrive home. The features are novel and cool to watch, sure, but with most kids these days glued to their cell phones screen, we’re pretty sure you’d grab a bigger audience if you filmed what the car could do and uploaded that to YouTube, instead.