We are down to the final four winners of AUTO Connected Car News Tech CARS Awards. We have announced the winners that received the greatest number of votes for: Security, Software, Apps & Bluetooth Smartphone
Typically, the most advanced safety features are very costly and only available on foreign luxury cars. With the 2017 Buick LaCrosse, Buick completely re-imagined the design and offers the most extensive complete “Guardian Angel” features
At the LA Auto Show, more automakers announced Android Auto and Apple CarPlay features in their future models. We have added more automakers to the AUTO Connected Car News’ list of vehicle models that support
OnStar AtYourService will be available through the OnStar RemoteLink mobile app, with coupons, discounts and guidance near their location. AtYourService will allows Chevrolet, Buick, GMC and Cadillac owners to learn about deals in the area.
After the Jeep Cherokee hack last week, in time for the Def Con Hacking Conference, this week’s publicity exploit comes from Samy Kamkar with his OwnStar Hack-in-a-Box that hacked into the OnStar RemoteLink software on
OnStar has handled more than 1 billion requests from customers, by phone, mobile app or wireless service in their cars and trucks. To celebrate OnStar has given loyal subscribers in the U.S., Canada, Mexico and
On Friday, GM opened its new test center where safety engineers will develop and test safety technologies at the 52-acre Active Safety Test Area at Milford Proving Ground near Detroit. The new Active Safety Test
Apple CarPlay for compatible iPhones will be offered in all 2016 Buick Regal and LaCrosse models, Android Auto will be launched later. GMC also announced Apple CarPlay capability for the 2016 Canyon, Yukon and Sierra.
Hurricane and disaster season is upon us. Two automotive companies are offering support during disasters. OnStar subscribers can rest assured because of Crisis Assist services. And in case of major disasters Mazda supports the American
Members of the House Energy and Commerce Committee asked seventeen automakers and the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration(NHTSA) how the they will address cyber security issues for connected cars. GM, Ford, FCA North America, Toyota,
There are millions of iPhones on the planet and one of the favorite places for people to use their iPhones is in their cars. The first update to iOS 8 caused major Bluetooth connection glitches
Oh-uh it seems like it’s déjà vu all over again with the latest update to iOS 8.3 for iPhone 5-6+ and in-car infotainment systems. The update has fixed some issues for some frustrated car owners and