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The eBay Motors App Arrives At Last, But Can It Save The Day?

We expected the eBay Motors app to arrive in March, but it missed that deadline by a couple of months. Now that it's finally arrived, can the app redeem itself by preserving eBay's standing as a worthwhile shopping destination? There's no denying that eBay has lost luster over the past few years... read more

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2010 Jaguar XJ75 Platinum Concept

Jaguar Land Rover, BlackBerry Join In Smartphone Integration

Integrating smartphones with in-car vehicle technology is nothing new. Bluetooth connection for making calls, and playing music and plugging in via USB has been around for... read more May 4, 2011 by

BMW i App

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... read more April 29, 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

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

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Charlie Sheen Shifts To An Even Smaller Screen -- As An App Developer

Like the streets of his beloved Hollywood Hills, Charlie Sheen's life is full of twists and turns. The actor has a reputation for being a party boy, and his tumultuous life... read more April 1, 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

Dodge Brand and Mopar Introduce Vehicle Information Smartphone Applications.

Dodge Debuts Owner Apps On Android, Blackberry, And iPhone

Smartphones have moved one step closer to controlling our lives: Dodge recently announced that it has launched owner's manual apps on the Android, Blackberry, and iPhone... read more January 31, 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 BMW 5-Series (Euro spec)

BMW System Will Read E-Mail Out Loud—Only From A BlackBerry

Up until now, Ford's Sync system was about the only game in town that would interface with your phone and actually read messages from them. Now, BMW, among several other... read more June 25, 2010 by

2011 Ford Fiesta

2011 Ford Fiesta Rocks Out With Voice Control For Pandora

How would you like to choose between personalized Pandora stations, or select from the programming in your Stitcher custom channels, while keeping both hands on the wheel?... read more April 19, 2010 by

Mini Roadside Assistance app

Mini Launches Roadside Assistance App For iPhone, Blackberry

Sometimes an idea comes along and it's so simple it makes you wonder why no one thought of it before. Other times the idea is so obvious you wonder why anyone would need to... read more August 20, 2009 by


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