Automatic

10.23.13
Automatic Link promises to be personal driving assistant, available now for $100
10.23.13

Automatic Link promises to be personal driving assistant, available now for $100

First Automatic said its driving assistant dongle and related iOS app would be ready in May, and t...

By N. Lee,   10.23.13
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05.24.13
Automatic delays connected car platform until August as it seeks to perfect iPhone app
05.24.13

Automatic delays connected car platform until August as it seeks to perfect iPhone app

It's an age-old problem: do we clamor for a company to ship a product that's not ready, or do we s...

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03.15.13
Automatic Link connects phone and car for better driving, we go hands-on (video)
03.15.13

Automatic Link connects phone and car for better driving, we go hands-on (video)

Scanners that can read data from your car's OBD-II port (which is in every car built since 1996) a...

By N. Lee,   03.15.13
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03.12.13
Automatic Link converts your iPhone into a personal driving assistant (video)
03.12.13

Automatic Link converts your iPhone into a personal driving assistant (video)

That OBD II port that has been installed on just about every US-bound automobile since 1996? Its p...

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03.06.13
Rolls-Royce Wraith picks gears using GPS, keeps your Spirit of Ecstasy soaring (video)
03.06.13

Rolls-Royce Wraith picks gears using GPS, keeps your Spirit of Ecstasy soaring (video)

Many Rolls-Royce drivers are used to effortless speed between the big engines and smooth suspensio...

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12.05.12
AT&T offers personalized 'video bills' to explain and soothe in equal measure
12.05.12

AT&T offers personalized 'video bills' to explain and soothe in equal measure

We don't know if this has customers' interests at heart, or if AT&T's call center staff were j...

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07.10.12
Microsoft details Windows 8 File History, takes us through a Time Machine
07.10.12

Microsoft details Windows 8 File History, takes us through a Time Machine

Microsoft is still determined to explore every nook and cranny of Windows 8 on its way to the newl...

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05.04.12
UC Berkeley freshman shows us his ridiculously automated dorm (video)
05.04.12

UC Berkeley freshman shows us his ridiculously automated dorm (video)

Besides beer pong, the whole point of going away to college is to blossom into an independent, mot...

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04.30.12
Insert Coin: Rowdy Robot creates Bluetooth 4.0 beacons that activate automatic alerts
04.30.12

Insert Coin: Rowdy Robot creates Bluetooth 4.0 beacons that activate automatic alerts

In Insert Coin, we look at an exciting new tech project that requires funding before it can hit pro...

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