Car Tech Live Podcast 140: The next big thing in car tech? There's an app for that.

Apps are the next big thing in car tech; New York wants to crack down on how truckers use GPS; why run-flat tires suck so damned much; the search for the perfect iPod Touch rig in your car; and a ride in the BMW 650i Convertible.

Apps are the next big thing in car tech; New York wants to crack down on how truckers use GPS; why run-flat tires suck so damned much; the search for the perfect iPod Touch rig in your car; and a ride in the BMW 650i Convertible.

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Episode 140

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CNET drives the BMW 650i Convertible in a rather bemused way

Consumer Reports takes on the stuck throttle floor mat thing

Why an FM modulator makes a monkey out of your hissy FM transmitter

New York state wants to crack down on truckers using GPS the wrong way

Run-flat tires: Not worth the various headaches, hassles, and costs?

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Brian Cooley joined CNET in 1995 and always comes at technology from the real consumer's point of view. He brings his high energy, often skeptical style to all avenues of CNET coverage, with an emphasis on car tech. You'll also find him frequently on television, radio and the TV screens at Costco!

 

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