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Planning A Road Trip? Make It 'Appen With These Mobile Apps

In the good old days all you needed for a road trip was a car, some buddies, and a sense of adventure. Even a map was optional. These days you can have it so much easier with the latest downloadable apps at your fingertips telling you everything from where to sleep to providing your tunes. Here is... read more

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Aston Martin Experience iPhone app

Aston Martin Launches New ‘Experience’ App For iPhone

Following on from the success of its previous ‘Explore’ app released for the Apple iPhone back in December, Aston Martin has now launched a new and updated... read more April 15, 2011 by 

Classic Car Guide app for iPhone

Search For Vintage Rides (And Get Insurance Quotes, Too) On 'Classic Car Guide' App

We've seen a handful of apps for classic car aficionados, and we've seen apps for insurance quotes and claims, but until now, we haven't seen those two services combined in... read more April 8, 2011 by 

Scion app

Apple Shuts Down Toyota Jailbreak App

Jailbreaking your iPhone may be legal now, but that doesn't mean the UI perfectionistas at Apple will let other megacorporations have their way with the lovely walled garden... read more April 5, 2011 by 

Parking In Motion app

Parking In Motion Tries Its Hand At Building A Useful Parking App

If we were app developers, the next-to-last frontier we'd want to conquer -- right after organ donation -- would be parking. By their very nature, cars are constantly in... read more April 4, 2011 by 


In-App-ropriate? DUI Checkpoint Apps Get The Red Light

With more than 10,000 Americans dying every year in DUI-related car accidents, you might think it poor taste that you can download DUI checkpoint warning applications for... read more March 24, 2011 by 

2010 Ford F-150

Video: Didn't Take Long, iPad 2 Installed In 2010 Ford F-150

Apple's iPad 2 has only been around for a week or two but already audio installers SoundMan Car Audio has completed their first installation of the tablet PC in a vehicle... read more March 15, 2011 by 

MountMe Freedom mount for the Apple iPad

MountMe's Portable 'Freedom' iPad Cradle: The Good, The Bad, The Mildly Ugly

When Steve Jobs unveiled the iPad, a lot of people got angry. "What are we supposed to do with that?", they asked. "It's not a computer, it's not a phone, it's just another... read more March 2, 2011 by 

2011 Nissan Leaf

Consumers Want Simpler Gadgets; How About Simpler Cars?

They say that the simple things in life can bring the most pleasure. Though not everything simple automatically brings happiness to your life, there's certainly a joy to be... read more February 22, 2011 by 

2010 Renault DeZir Concept

Renault Wants Consumer Tech Influence In Car Interiors

Designing an effective car interior isn't easy. Car companies need to think about the design, the features, and the ergonomics. After all, you spend more time in there... read more January 31, 2011 by 

2011 Nissan Leaf

2011 Nissan LEAF And Others 'Connected To The Cloud'

Cloud computing is very much a feature of 'Web 2.0'. Rather than using a location-dependent center of resources such as a server, cloud computing uses shared servers, all of... read more January 28, 2011 by 

Vogel iPad car mounting kit

Apple 'Office On The Go' With Vogel iPad In-Car Kit

If you feel your car is a small environment of potential office space you're not making the best of, then Vogel's new iPad mounting system might be of interest. We'd never... read more January 28, 2011 by 

Mercedes-Benz Apple iPad integration

Mercedes-Benz Syncs Up with Apple, RIM for Pandora, Video

Mercedes-Benz is adding to its tech bona fides with a new Media Interface Plus. Earlier this month, the automaker unveiled an iPad kit for European customers, at the Paris... read more October 15, 2010 by 

2011 Mercedes-Benz S63 AMG

Mercedes-Benz Showcases iPad Integration

Mercedes-Benz hopes to integrate the iPad into their cars, to allow passengers more connectivity while on the move. At the 2010 Paris Auto Show Mercedes-Benz displayed an... read more October 12, 2010 by 

Motor Authority's iPhone app: updated and better than ever

BMW’s iDrive System To Offer More Complete iPod Integration

Many automotive companies have jumped on the personal-technology band wagon, as they try to entice younger buyers who feel the need to be connected 24/7 into showrooms and... read more October 11, 2010 by 

Mercedes-Benz Apple iPad integration

Now Mercedes-Benz Is In on the Apple iPad Act, Too

The Apple iPad has become an intriguing accessory for cars. The Hyundai Equus comes with one containing its owners' manual. We've seen one jammed into a Toyota Tacoma dash... read more October 6, 2010 by 


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