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New entertainment package on the 2013 Cadillac SRX

Cadillac Launches New Entertainment Pack On 2013 SRX, More Models To Follow

Cadillac will offer an upgraded entertainment package on its 2013 SRX crossover, which features some of the latest technologies including a Blu-Ray DVD player and a cordless remote control. The new package will be linked with Cadillac’s CUE interface system and be accessible from every seat... read more

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In-car internet

Generation Y Prefers Internet, Tech And Gadgets To Cars

For the average young person back in the 1950s, only two things really mattered: A hot date for the weekend, and a hot car to go to the local drive-in, diner or secluded... read more September 26, 2011 by 


 
OnStar

OnStar's Reassurance: We Respect Your Privacy. Really, We Do

It's often the way with the modern world: The products and services we use aren't just products and services any more - they're experiences. Where once you used to use a car... read more September 22, 2011 by 


 
2011 Kia Optima Turbo

Kia's Next-Gen Telematics Tech Now Under Development

The last few years have seen a step-up in in-car telematics, with more connected systems than ever now available to drivers and their passengers. Kia is currently developing... read more September 8, 2011 by 


 
Ethernet cable. Image: Wikipedia user David Monniaux

Ethernet May Reduce Cost, Improve Vehicle Communication Tech

If ethernet brings up images of 1990s technology and its use in cars suggests a spaghetti of cables like your office, then think again. Freescale Semiconductor is one of... read more August 9, 2011 by 


 
Traffic Jam

Tech Blamed For Stressed "Gen Y" Drivers; Some Tips To Help

If you were born some time between the 1970s and the mid 1990s you're what's known as "Generation Y", and new research has shown that you're much more likely to be stressed... read more August 8, 2011 by 


 
Parking lot

Watchdog Tech Will Catch Dastardly Parking Lot Dingers

If your car is your pride and joy you'll know the annoyance of returning to it after a shopping trip to find that some imbecile has opened their door onto yours or carelessly... read more August 4, 2011 by 


 
Ford's SYNC System. Image: Ford Motor Company

Ford SYNC More Affordable, Hands-Free Tech Now From $295

Very little in life comes for free, which makes us appreciate paying less for something all the more. A drop in price of $100 certainly makes Ford's SYNC hands-free, in-car... read more August 1, 2011 by 


 
2012 BMW 1-Series Hatchback

Bavarian Rhapsody: BMW Makes Music With New 1-Series (Video)

You might not think of the voice inside your sat-nav system or the sound of your blinkers as being particularly sonorous, but then you're probably not working with BMW to... read more July 12, 2011 by 


 
Lexus driving simulator

Video: Lexus Engineers Advanced Simulator, Monitors Driver

What's the most advanced computer in a modern car? The ECU controlling your car's fuelling, ignition, throttle and more? Or perhaps it's the in-car infotainment systems with... read more June 21, 2011 by 


 
2012 Toyota Yaris

2012 Toyota Yaris: Focus On Infotainment With Touch & Go

As we're seeing with cars like the 2011 Ford Fiesta, small size no longer means a small specification list. The 2012 Toyota Yaris will be no different. The car has just been... read more June 20, 2011 by 


 
Verbatim Store'n'Go USB flash drive

Store'n'Go With Tiny Verbatim Micro USB Car Audio Drive

It's official: In-car CD players are so last century. If you're not listening to your music via a portable MP3 player or USB drive in your car, then you may as well give up... read more June 13, 2011 by 


 
Tesla Model S Infotainment Screen

J.D. Power: Consumers Want Vehicle Diagnostics Technology

What electronic feature would you most like from your next car? That's what J.D. Power and Associates asked 18,000 vehicle owners, and 55 percent were interested in a vehicle... read more June 1, 2011 by 


 
BMW Left Turn Assistant

BMW Left Turn Assistant: Increasing Safety At Intersections

Hear "left turn assistant" and you might think stereotypical images of helping drivers of a certain German marque to use their blinkers for once when turning, but you'd be... read more May 17, 2011 by 


 
T-Pad tactile touchscreen display (Image: i-programmer)

Greater Interaction With "Sticky" Touchscreen Display Tech

Touchscreen displays have revolutionized our gadgets, both in and away from our automotive lives. Now, they're set to get even better to use. From iPhones to satellite... read more May 10, 2011 by 


 
Pioneer AVIC-VH09CS augmented reality sat nav

Pioneer Reveals Augmented Reality Satellite Navigation System

Electronics giant Pioneer has revealed the latest in the world of automotive satellite navigation technology, with its new AVIC-VH09CS double din unit showcasing the first... read more May 10, 2011 by 


 
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