BMW EnLighten app integration

BMW Offers EnLighten App Connectivity To Predict Traffic Signals

BMW claims to be the first carmaker to integrate a new app designed to help urban drivers anticipate traffic signals. Created by a company called Connected Signals, the EnLighten app shows the current state of a traffic light in front of the car, including a countdown showing the time until the... read more

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2014 Volkswagen Golf R Touch Concept  -  2015 CES

Golf Going High-Tech: Gesture Control, Touch-Screen Interface Pegged For Popular Compact

In an effort to keep up with its American and Asian rivals, Volkswagen will be shortening its vehicle life cycles from seven years to five, with a mid-cycle update coming... read more May 27, 2015 by 

2016 Buick Enclave

2016 Buick Enclave Gets 4G LTE Connectivity

Buick’s Enclave crossover is starting to get long in the tooth, with the latest version able to trace its roots back to the original launched in 2008. However, the big... read more May 19, 2015 by 

Retrofit GPS and radio unit for classic Porsche 911s

Porsche Classic Develops Uber-Cool Retrofit GPS/Radio For Old 911s: Video

We often take all of the technological gizmos fitted to modern cars for granted. It only becomes apparent when you hop behind the wheel of a classic that you realize life... read more February 24, 2015 by 

BMW M4 Concept Iconic Lights, 2015 Consumer Electronics Show

BMW Previews Next-Gen iDrive And Lighting Technologies At 2015 CES

BMW has presented a number of innovations at the 2015 Consumer Electronics Show taking place this week in Las Vegas, with the highlights being a self-parking i3, new lighting... read more January 7, 2015 by 

Fiat Chrysler UConnect Access services

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles Unveils New Uconnect Access Services At CES: Video

At the 2015 Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas, Fiat Chrysler Automobiles [NYSE:FCAU] unveiled some new features for its Uconnect Access suite of services. These services... read more January 6, 2015 by 

2014 Volkswagen Golf R Touch Concept  -  2015 CES

VW Golf R Concept Previews Next-Gen Interface, Gesture Controls

If you drive a nearly new vehicle, you’re probably used to touch-screen controls, steering-wheel toggles, and even some voice commands. ALSO SEE: Jay Leno Encounter The... read more January 5, 2015 by 

Chevrolet's new OnStar services, 2015 Consumer Electronics Show

Chevy Previews Tech That Can Warn Of Car Trouble Before It Happens

Chevrolet is using this week’s 2015 Consumer Electronics Show to preview a new connected car service that can predict and notify you when certain components of your car... read more January 5, 2015 by 

BMW ConnectedDrive Store

BMW To Preview Lighting And Connectivity Tech At 2015 CES

Before this month’s 2015 Detroit Auto Show gets underway, a number of automakers will present new concept cars and technology at the 2015 Consumer Electronics Show... read more January 2, 2015 by 

Google Android Auto

Google Developing Dedicated Android System For Cars: Report

Google and automakers are in the process of rolling out Android Auto, which adds a layer of extra connectivity for people who use Android smartphones (iPhone users get Apple... read more December 19, 2014 by 

Ford Sync 3 infotainment system

Ford Launches Faster And Simpler Sync 3, Drops MyFord Touch: Video

Ford has overhauled its Sync infotainment system by launching a new third-generation version that’s said to be faster and simpler to use than before, helping to... read more December 12, 2014 by 

2016 Audi TT / TTS First Drive  -  Spain, September 2014

2016 Audi TT: Driving With Its Virtual Cockpit A Vision Of The Future

We have seen the future of the in-car interface—or at least a major part of it—at Audi, and it's in the 2016 TT Coupe and Roadster slated to arrive Stateside next... read more September 30, 2014 by 

Volvo Sensus Connect

Volvo Makes Sensus Connect Standard Across The Range

Volvo has announced that all of its vehicles, at least in the U.S., will be fitted as standard with its Sensus Connect infotainment system—making Volvo the only... read more August 26, 2014 by 

2014 Mercedes-Benz S Class, live photos from unveiling in Hamburg

Mercedes S-Class Designer Hints At Future Interior Tech, Including Gesture Control

The current-generation Mercedes-Benz S-Class already set new standards for interior comfort and technology when it debuted in 2013, but the next car, due in 2018, will take... read more August 22, 2014 by 

2017 Jaguar XE

Jaguar Details New XE Sedan’s Infotainment System: Video

Jaguar’s upcoming XE small sedan, set for a reveal in September ahead of a U.S. sales launch in 2016, will be the automaker’s first model equipped with a new... read more August 18, 2014 by 

Navdy portable heads-up display

Navdy Head-Up Display Is Like Driving In The Future

Head-up displays (HUDs) are the preserve of high-end, expensive vehicles, right? Well, yes actually, though like most high-end tech it only takes time and perhaps a little... read more August 11, 2014 by 


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