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The Gizmondo is packed with impressive features, but its lack of compelling games will relegate it to niche-product status.
The Gizmondo device and its games are currently available in the United Kingdom. It's scheduled to go on sale in North America in fall 2005.
From OnStar to BlueLink, with all of the connectivity platforms in between: these automotive telematics platforms keep you connected to your car, even when you're not behind the wheel.
A hardware switch and GSM carrier agreement means that OnStar can grow its customer base in Europe, Latin America, and other countries.
At CES, the German automaker is talking about the telematics technology it plans to put in its luxury cars, "a cloud-based solution" that offers smartphone integration.
The 2014 Kia Sorento works best as a five-passenger crossover, and includes a few high-tech features, such as an efficient engine and smartphone-linked telematics, that give it an edge over competitors.
OnStar-like technology is coming to the car of the people. Eventually.
Ford and Toyota say they will be collaborating on telematics. It's a long-shot request, but it would be nice if the same voice command changed the radio in Ford and Toyota vehicles.
AAA will offer its 12 million club members Hughes Telematics' In-Drive-connected services to provide roadside assistance and vehicle reports.
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