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Apple Maps app - image courtesy of Apple

Apple Maps Rewrites The Book On In-Car Navigation, We Think

With the launch of a single app (and a new mobile device operation system), Apple has apparently managed to make portable and in-car navigation systems all but obsolete. Announced at this week’s Apple World Wide Developer’s Conference, Apple Maps promises to deliver unprecedented levels... read more

June 13, 2012 by 
 
Siri becomes voice-activated ignition key

"Siri... Start My Car": iPhone 4S Becomes Car Key

Technology you can talk to has been around in films for years, but the Siri voice-activated software assistant really has turned the iPhone 4S into a little robot personal... read more November 28, 2011 by 


 
Navigon 2.0 update for iOS

Navigon Now Lets Users Download Maps One State At A Time

Millions of Americans are planning road trips this holiday week, and many of them will use navigation software to get them where they need to go -- whether that's over the... read more November 22, 2011 by 


 
Volkswagen Scirocco Challenge app for iPhone

Top 5 Apple iPhone Apps For The Volkswagen Fan

You know the drill here people: It's a Monday, everyone's least favorite day of the week. Actually, we don't mind Mondays that much as it's a perfect excuse for us to find... read more November 21, 2011 by 


 
Liviu Tudoran's "Apple iMove" design study

The iMove: If Apple Designed Cars... (Video)

We've speculated before that if technology giant Apple were to build a car, then licencing Gordon Murray's aptly-named iStream process would be a good place to start, with no... read more November 7, 2011 by 


 
2011 Toyota FT-86 II Concept

Toyota FT-86 Sports Car Gets Its Own iPhone App

The Toyota FT-86 sports coupe is something of an enigma and it hasn't even been launched yet. Known variously as a spiritual successor to the AE86 "Haichi-Roku" Corolla of... read more October 21, 2011 by 


 
2012 Nissan Leaf in the Apple iPhone 4S commercial

iPhone 4S Hitches Its Wagon To The 2012 Nissan Leaf

As everyone knows by now, Apple did not launch the iPhone 5 at yesterday's press event. This was bad news for Apple (shares slid after the meet-up), bad news for iOS... read more October 5, 2011 by 


 
2012 Nissan Versa Apple iAd

2012 Nissan Versa iAd Will Spin You Right Round, Baby

Nissan was one of the first companies on the Apple iAd bandwagon when Steve Jobs announced his revolution in advertising over a year ago. In fact, an iAd for the 2011 Nissan... read more September 23, 2011 by 


 
2011 Hyundai Equus

2012 Hyundai Equus Loses iPad Manual, Goes Back To Paper

We're so used to seeing carmakers taking leaps forward in in-car technology and mobile innovations that it comes as a shock when progress takes a step back. When the 2011... read more August 11, 2011 by 


 
BMW "The Ultimate Drive" app

BMW: The Ultimate Driving... App "Social, Mobile Experience"

Some carmakers would have you believe that it's no longer enough to simply drive around in their product, that driving is now a connected experience and one to share with a... read more August 11, 2011 by 


 
Nissan Carwings App for Android OS

2011 Nissan Leaf Electric Car Finally Gets Android App

2011 Nissan Leaf owners are right on the cutting edge of car technology, but so far only Apple iPhone users have been able to enjoy the full experience of controlling the... read more August 1, 2011 by 


 
Backseat Driver app from ToyToyota

Vacation Planner: Toyota Has A Road Trip App Just For Kids

At a time when most major manufacturers are scaling back and focusing on core products, Toyota has added a brand -- and along with it, a new toy to keep kids occupied on road... read more July 21, 2011 by 


 
2012 Chevrolet Sonic. Photo by Joe Nuxoll

2012 Chevrolet Sonic: Spotify Invites For Info Requests

As a replacement for the dull and unfashionable Chevrolet Aveo, GM is hoping the funky 2011 Chevrolet Sonic will appeal to a more savvy car buyer, and tempt people away from... read more July 18, 2011 by 


 
Apple iCloud

Apple iOS 5, iCloud: What's Coming For Your Car

Apple has introduced its new iCloud service and mobile operating system, iOS 5. What does that mean for cars? Perhaps a lot. The most interesting development for drivers is... read more June 7, 2011 by 


 
Apple Store smash and no grab, Greensboro, NC

White Ninja Crashes Honda Accord Into Apple Store; Your Move, Mr. Jobs

Like you, we're fed up with waiting on Apple to put out, whether it's the white iPhone 4 or any iPad 2. Or maybe a Genius Bar waitron who doesn't give you the idiot look when... read more June 3, 2011 by 


 
Bob Ferry's 1906 Oldsmobile replica. Photo: Inside Google Books

Vintage 1906 Oldsmobile Built Using Google Books Downloads

Accessing the internet in your car is nothing new these days. Using the internet to build your car is rather more special. That's exactly what Kentucky-based vintage car... read more May 26, 2011 by 


 
 

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