At REACH the wearable future in Santa Monica, Stuart Fowle from GM demonstrated the RemoteLink OnStar app working on a Samsung Galaxy Gear 2 smartwatch. The first demonstration in the United States. Fowle was fresh
Clarion, recently announced it is a member of the Open Automotive Alliance (OAA). Clarion also reported that the NX604 Double DIN cloud-connected in-dash multimedia and navigation system with Intelligent VOICE powered by Google for voice
Mobile Interior Imaging, or Project Mobii is a joint project from Ford and Intel that could stop car thieves and prevent accidents. The cameras can see gestures to control car functions and smartphone connections. They
AT&T Connected Car Hackathon winners were announced after a weekend event in Santa Clara, CA. The apps make for safer, green and less hungry drivers. Here are the winners. ● Best Connected Car App – $10,000
Apple CarPlay will be supported by more carmakers that will offer CarPlay in future model cars. The system will only work with lightning connectors for iPhone 5/c/s. Audi has announced that it will offer Apple’s
LG announced that the company has joined the Open Automotive Alliance. It will support Android L and made head units, aka AVN systems.
After the media alvalanche from Android Auto, announced at Google I/O, it is important to note that infotainment systems designed by carmakers can be safer and better for drivers. Scott Frank vice president of marketing
QNX at Telematics Detroit announced QNX Acoustics for Voice 3.0, QNX OS for Automotive Safety 1.0 and Rightware for 3D instrument panel development.
Three carmakers have announced Android Auto deployment, after the Android Auto announcement at Google I/O. Android Auto projects the Android screen on the infotainment screen that offers voice, SMS voice messaging, notifications, navigation and music
GM announced all the high tech features coming to the Chevy Cruze 2015 models. The 2015 Cruze will have Text Message Alerts for smartphone users with Bluetooth profile (M.A.P.), that reads incoming texts through the
AUPEO! opened a new office Farmington Hills, Michigan, near Detroit. The opening comes a year after AUPEO! was bought by Panasonic Corporation of North America. The company believes its presence in Michigan demonstrates AUPEO!’s commitment
New car owners are having more problems with new cars due to new technology and harsh weather reported JD Power in its latest study. The study scores problems that happen in the first 90 days