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in-car integration


Google to debut in-car Android integration tomorrow, says report

A big focus of Google's I/O developer conference will reportedly be a system for integrating navigation, audio, and calls from an Android phone with a car dashboard.

By June 24, 2014


Ford acquires in-car connectivity startup Livio in sub-$10M deal

Ford has paid an undisclosed amount to acquire Detroit-based Livio with the goal of better augmenting its capabilities in the world of smartphone connectivity.

By September 26, 2013


Pandora hits 2.5M in-car activations, quadruple last year's mark

Forget the big white whale, it's a big white car that Internet radio needs to slay. The top Web radio service hits a milestone of unique activations, but they're drops in the ocean until car tech is more accommodating.

By June 25, 2013


Apple, Ferrari in talks to broaden in-car infotainment pact

The maker of luxury cars unveils a four-seater with integrated Siri voice assistant and two iPad Minis in the backseat, as well as a new hybrid-powered supercar with 949 horsepower.

By March 5, 2013


Grooveshark Bluetooth Car Kit for Android (by Livio Radio)

The Grooveshark Bluetooth Car Kit isn't the best hands-free calling option and its app integration needs finessing, but the hardware is an easy way to bring Internet radio and smartphone audio playback to almost any car.

By June 18, 2012

3 stars Editors' rating June 18, 2012

'Alexa -- where's my car?' Automatic syncs your vehicle with Amazon Echo

A new integration between Amazon Echo and the Automatic connected car gadget will let 'Alexa' keep tabs on your vehicle's condition, gas mileage, and location.

By November 12, 2015


Rusty Slammington returns from the dead at SEMA

This chopped tuner car survived a freak garage fire, but four years later, it's returned as an homage to vintage racing.

By November 4, 2015


Ford gives app developers a data advantage with Sync 3 AppLink

At its developer conference in San Francisco this weekend, Ford introduces app developers to its new Sync 3 graphical interface, along with a host of usable data generated by its cars.

By September 18, 2015


Volkswagen plugs Android Auto and Apple CarPlay into 2016 models

Volkswagen's new MIB II infotainment system for its 2016 models rolls in a heap of new features, including compatibility with both Google and Apple's car systems.

By July 30, 2015


Android Auto vs. Apple CarPlay: Google and Apple battle for dashboard dominance

After a few months of on-the-road testing, I put Apple CarPlay and Android Auto head-to-head to see how they stack up.

By June 16, 2015