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Ford and Automatic sync up to improve car connectivity

Ford Sync-equipped vehicles will soon connect to the Automatic Smart Driving Monitor and app, with eyes-free Siri one of the new perks.

By September 15, 2014


2013 Car Tech Awards: And the winner is...

The CNET staff has come up with its Tech Car of the Year for 2013, along with a raft of 10 other notable achievements in automotive tech.

By December 18, 2013


Android in 2013: What to expect

The Android ecosystem has become a dominant force in 2012. Here's how I see it growing in the coming year.

By December 20, 2012


40 ways to fix your PC before you call an expert

Windows can be scary place if you're no computer expert and your PC goes wrong, but most glitches can be solved by following these tips.

By September 21, 2012


Viva la revolucion! Mercedes channels Che Guevara for car tech

At a rousing CES press conference, the German luxury car maker touted its vision of a connected car future, as well as a near-"communist" notion of car-sharing. The company also talked about autonomous cars as a way to promote safe transport.

By January 10, 2012


How to invoke and interpret the Apple hardware tests

Apple includes a hardware testing suite with all of its computers. Here is how to run it and interpret some of the error codes it may generate.

By January 4, 2012


ABCs of Car Tech: Back to basics

Welcome to the first installment of a new feature that where we will be explaining the whats, whys, and hows of car technology.

By November 21, 2011


AAA to offer customers In-Drive emergency response telematics

AAA will offer its 12 million club members Hughes Telematics' In-Drive-connected services to provide roadside assistance and vehicle reports.

By August 15, 2011


State Farm competing with OnStar's emergency response

State Farm announced a new program to provide vehicle reporting, emergency response, and geofencing services that drivers can use to report accidents, locate stolen vehicles, and potentially get discounts on their auto insurance policy.

By August 2, 2011


Nokias can hack banks, car radios get free Sky and more daft tech rumours

Here's some of our favourite examples of technology rumours, gossip and Chinese whispers that are completely, 100 per cent true, honest -- some bloke in a pub told us.

By March 18, 2011