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 had from machines and gadgets that operate with economy of movement. A recent survey by Accenture has revealed that more than... read more

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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

Google Earth with Traffic information online via LTE

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

2011 BMW X3

2010 Paris Auto Show: 2011 BMW X3 Live Photos (With iPad!)

BMW outlined the U.S. specs of its 2011 X3 crossover earlier this month, and at the 2010 Paris auto show, it displayed the new South Carolina-built SUV for the first time in... read more September 30, 2010 by

2011 Hyundai Equus

Update: Apple's iPad Does Fit in the 2011 Hyundai Equus

We've driven the 2011 Hyundai Equus a few times, and have come away impressed with the Korean automaker's first take on traditional, full-size luxury. Since we're... read more September 15, 2010 by

GM's Renaissance Center and Tim Cook, Apple COO

Apple COO Tim Cook Up For GM CEO Position?

Anyone that can fill in for an icon like Apple's Steve Jobs in a pinch is a person that knows how to get things done right. And now the Internet is abuzz with talk that Apple... read more January 4, 2010 by

Ford interior

Ford First With iTunes Tagging With New HD Radio Capability

From next year onwards Ford will be offering customers iTunes Tagging and crystal-clear radio sound through HD Radio technology as part of its growing list of... read more December 29, 2009 by

Apple iPhone

New iPhone apps give drivers turn-by-turn GPS navigation, Zipcar services, and more

Automotive technology and consumer electronics are becoming closer and closer in their functions thanks to gadgets such as GPS navigation systems and Bluetooth handsfree... read more June 9, 2009 by

The Zune device family

2010 Camaro the first of 28 GM models to get Zune connectivity

The age of MP3 players is fully upon the automotive industry, and consumers now expect - even demand - such connectivity in even the most basic of vehicles. But getting more... read more May 12, 2009 by

Apple set to join car industry with nav systems

Apple set to join car industry with nav systems--report

There's nothing like a small tidbit in a German newspaper to get the rumors started. This time it concerns technology brand Apple, which is reported to be developing a new... read more June 17, 2007 by


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