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The car dashboard is dead, long live touchscreens! But give us better apps

The car dashboard is dead, long live touchscreens! But give us better apps

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The era of 747-style car cockpits full of dials and buttons is coming to an end. Features like CarPlay and Android Auto mean screens are in, and we’re all better for it. Or are we? Sometimes things don’t go as planned.

2019 Subaru Crosstrek Priced from $22,870

2019 Subaru Crosstrek Priced from $22,870

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For the 2018 model year, Subaru completely redesigned the Crosstrek, giving it a new platform, updated engine, and standard Apple CarPlay and Android Auto. Now, the crossover is back for 2019 with expanded feature availability. The 2019 Subaru Crosstrek, arriving this summer, will start at $22,870, an increase of $160 over the previous model. The base

Google Maps Satellite View Now Available On Android Auto

Google Maps Satellite View Now Available On Android Auto

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Google Maps has been a core part of Android Auto since Android Auto was created, as you’d expect. But one of the big features that many people use on the mobile app, has been missing, until now. And that was satellite mode. Now it’s likely that Google had left this out for quite some time

GM Demos New Infotainment Tech With Phone-Like Features

GM Demos New Infotainment Tech With Phone-Like Features

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GM recently showcased the 2018 GMC Terrain SUV and some of the latest features it employs, one of which takes the form of a new infotainment system that seems to borrow some of its GUI elements and functionalities from smartphones. While the new infotainment system continues to support CarPlay and Android Auto, the latter of

GM goes full-smartphone with its latest infotainment system

GM goes full-smartphone with its latest infotainment system

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Many of us are using CarPlay and Android Auto to essentially replace the infotainment systems in our cars. Automakers like Audi, Mercedes and really anyone putting metal on four tires is taking notice of this trend and have started working hard to win those smartphone users back to their systems. The latest is GM which has taken quite a lot of cues from the tech world for its latest offering.

Apple CarPlay Quick Guide: What It Is, How It Works, and Why It’s Useful

Apple CarPlay Quick Guide: What It Is, How It Works, and Why It’s Useful

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Using your smartphone in the car has lots of benefits, like playing music and using navigation apps. But it’s important to use it safely, since it comes with potentially deadly distractions. That’s why Google and Apple have launched Android Auto and Apple CarPlay, respectively. These systems allow you to use your phone in the car safely. In this article, let’s look at Apple CarPlay and see what it can do. What Is Apple CarPlay? CarPlay is Apple’s standard that allows you to connect your iPhone to your car and display a simplified iOS-like interface on its infotainment system. This allows...

Sony Launches New In-Car System With Android Auto, Apple CarPlay in India

Sony Launches New In-Car System With Android Auto, Apple CarPlay in India

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Sony has introduced new XAV-AX5000 In-Car Audio in India, and it comes with enhanced smartphone connectivity, OE integration, and upgraded sound quality.

2018 Nissan Kicks Car Review: Affordable Subcompact SUV for 4 Adults

2018 Nissan Kicks Car Review: Affordable Subcompact SUV for 4 Adults

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Subcompact SUVs are hot sellers. Now Nissan has two: the Rogue Sport and the less expensive, smaller new Kicks with solid tech and decent safety features. But did Nissan have to leave Apple CarPlay and Android Auto off the base trim line?

Kenwood 7" Multi Function Car Audio System for $369 + free shipping

Kenwood 7" Multi Function Car Audio System for $369 + free shipping

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6.95" VGA color LCD display with LED backlight; Compatible with Apple AirPlay & Android Auto; Touch Panel; Built-in HD Radio; HDMI / MHL connection; Bluetooth

Apple CarPlay To Get Google Maps With iOS 12 Update

Apple CarPlay To Get Google Maps With iOS 12 Update

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Apple CarPlay and Android Auto have dramatically changed the in-car connectivity experience as we increasingly integrate smartphones in almost every aspect of our daily lives. While Google's Android...

Checking the tech in the 2018 Jaguar XF Sportbrake video - Roadshow

Checking the tech in the 2018 Jaguar XF Sportbrake video - Roadshow

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It's got all the bells and whistles -- except for Apple CarPlay and Android Auto.

Rejoice, the All-New 2019 ES Is the First Lexus With Apple CarPlay!

Rejoice, the All-New 2019 ES Is the First Lexus With Apple CarPlay!

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Apple CarPlay and Android Auto are those kinds of features that, once you get a taste for, you can't live without. We've been steadily tracking which brands are focusing on smartphone integration and which are still annoying buyers to this day.

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