Your car may soon serve you ads

Here’s what you do in your spanking new, internet-connected car when you approach a red or yellow light: slow down way ahead, creep forward slowly — and make sure you never come to a stop.

Here’s why you do it: If you stop moving, your car will start serving you ads on the dashboard, maybe for anti-itch cream because it knows you’re going shopping after a hike in poison oak country.

Santa Clara auto-tech firm Telenav has just announced an “in-car advertising platform” for cars that connect to the internet.

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