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Lemur BlueDriver OBD-II scan tool

For its price, the BlueDriver is a convenient tool for those who want some ability to work on and understand modern engines.

By July 24, 2014

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Car Tech 101: OBD-II apps and dongles

Brian Cooley explains how the OBD-II port under your dash can feed a secret interface to your car for moment to moment diagnostics.

By September 2, 2014


PLX intros OBD-II dongles for Android, iPhone

Android phones and iOS devices can now talk directly to your car's computer thanks to the PLX Kiwi Wi-Fi and Bluetooth modules.

By August 25, 2010


A brief intro to OBD-II technology

Every car sold after 1996 has one, but what does that OBD-II port under your steering wheel do?

By April 14, 2010


Waylens is a data-driven action cam built exclusively for drivers

This Kickstarter campaign aims to sell an OBD-II connection that uses your car's computer to pick out the most exciting parts of your dash cam video.

By October 20, 2015


The best IFTTT recipes for forgetful people

Find your phone, remember to pay bills, and automatically turn off your curling iron with these handy IFTTT recipes.

By October 26, 2015


Road to the Future: Baby car seats get smarter

Brian Cooley looks at Evenflo's new baby car seat with SensorSafe technology. The new car seat provides an electronic warning when a child is left in the car using the car's OBD-II port connected under the car dashboard.

By September 3, 2015


Add 4G LTE Wi-Fi to almost any car with AT&T and ZTE's Mobley hotspot

The Mobley is able to provide on-the-go Wi-Fi connectivity to up to four portable devices.

By September 8, 2015


​Researchers hack a Corvette's brakes via insurance black box

Researchers exploit a Web-connected insurance monitor to hijack a car using text messages.

By August 11, 2015


Automatic smart driving monitor now connects your car to over 20 apps

Today, Automatic launches its new App Gallery of third-party apps and rolls out the second-generation of its OBD-II adapter.

By May 19, 2015