Infotainment

01.04.16
Toyota joins Ford's infotainment fight against Google, Apple
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Toyota joins Ford's infotainment fight against Google, Apple

Ford's open-source smartphone interface is starting to gain some pace.

By S. Dent,   01.04.16
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12.28.15
BMW to show how gestures will control the cars of the future
12.28.15

BMW to show how gestures will control the cars of the future

The company's AirTouch tech will be on display at CES next week.

By B. Steele,   12.28.15
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12.28.15
Hyundai Sonata will finally get CarPlay in early 2016
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Hyundai Sonata will finally get CarPlay in early 2016

Sonata sedans will get Apple's in-car software over a year after it was promised.

By B. Steele,   12.28.15
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11.04.15
Apple CarPlay review: A useful companion, even in its early stages
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11.04.15

Apple CarPlay review: A useful companion, even in its early stages

CarPlay is arriving on 2016 vehicles and aftermarket stereos. While the first version of the in-car software will reduce distractions, there's room for improvement.

By B. Steele,   11.04.15
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08.19.15
Android Auto update puts music and directions up front
08.19.15

Android Auto update puts music and directions up front

The latest Android Auto update is subtle, but should keep drivers less distracted flipping screens.

By S. Dent,   08.19.15
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06.02.15
Ford Sync 3 launches in the Escape and Fiesta this summer
06.02.15

Ford Sync 3 launches in the Escape and Fiesta this summer

Ford's Sync 3 connected car system is nearly ready to hit the road. The automaker has revealed tha...

By J. Fingas,   06.02.15
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05.27.15
Chevrolet's 2016 models support both CarPlay and Android Auto
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05.27.15

Chevrolet's 2016 models support both CarPlay and Android Auto

Apple's and Google's in-car efforts aren't mainstream just yet, but manufacturers have given us a...

By E. Alvarez,   05.27.15
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04.20.15
BMW's 7 Series lets you park by remote control
04.20.15

BMW's 7 Series lets you park by remote control

If you're looking at a BMW's deluxe 7 Series, the 2016 model will awe your yacht club pals with so...

By S. Dent,   04.20.15
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03.22.15
TuneIn brings internet radio to your Android Auto-ready car
03.22.15

TuneIn brings internet radio to your Android Auto-ready car

If you're part of the fortunate group that can use Android Auto now that it's up and running on Pi...

By J. Fingas,   03.22.15
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