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Retail OnStar Kit Gets New Name, Upgrades

At the recent 2011 Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas, GM showed off a new standalone retail version of its popular OnStar telematics system that acts as a replacement rearview mirror that owners will be able to install in virtually any vehicle. Today the automaker has announced that the new... read more

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Smartphones Are Taking Over Your Car -- And The Planet

Over 3 million of today's smartphone users use telematics apps -- apps ranging from navigational services like Waze to streaming music players like the now-ubiquitous... read more January 20, 2011 by 

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CES 2011: OnStar-Verizon 4G LTE Prototype Screenshot Tour

A few days ago we brought you the full details on the new prototype OnStar telematics/infotainment system launched at CES this week. Today, we have a screenshot tour showing... read more January 7, 2011 by 

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2011 CES: GM Launches Retail OnStar For Non-GM Cars, Shows Off 4G Prototype

GM is taking heed of customer demand to launch its innovative OnStar system as a standalone retail device, offering the system in a replacement rearview mirror that owners... read more January 4, 2011 by 

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GM Officially Reveals Retail OnStar System

Earlier today we brought you the first official word on the coming OnStar "Blue Button" retail system, and now we have the full details. Sold through Best Buy and similar... read more January 4, 2011 by 

OnStar engineer demonstrates OnStar MyLink for mobile phone applications.

CES 2011: GM's 4G OnStar Prototype: Video Skype, So Much More

Just yesterday AT&T and BMW announced their partnership for in-car cellular Web connectivity, but it's today's OnStar-Verizon prototype that's really proving to be... read more January 4, 2011 by 

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CES 2011: GM Announces OnStar Anywhere For Non-GM Cars

Pay a fee, swap out your rear-view mirror, and you're ready to roll with GM's new OnStar Anywhere service, announced today from the CES show in Las Vegas. The full reveal... read more January 4, 2011 by 

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Chrysler Adds Stolen Vehicle Tracking System To Electronic Offerings

Chrysler’s MOPAR parts division is adding a vehicle tracking device aimed at competing with General Motors OnStar system. Named the Electronic Vehicle Tracking System... read more September 29, 2010 by 


GM Experimenting With Facebook In Cars

Want to update your Facebook status to say something about your tremendously fun drive behind the wheel of your new Camaro but don't want to risk crashing while you use your... read more September 10, 2010 by 

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Video: OnStar's Smartphone Tech In Action

Yesterday General Motors revealed its new OnStar smartphone technology that allows the owner of an OnStar-equipped car to access core vehicle features from an app on their... read more July 23, 2010 by 

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OnStar Providing Free Turn-By-Turn For Black Friday

All amped up for those post-Turkey Day sales but not exactly sure where all your favorite stores are while visiting the in-laws? Well, if you're a GM driver--in an... read more November 23, 2009 by 

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Video: 700-hp Hennessey Cadillac CTS-V Blows OnStar's Mind

Bob Lutz's challenge aside, there's no denying that the Cadillac CTS-V is one seriously impressive performer. It's only made all the more so by Hennessey's... read more October 26, 2009 by 


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