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Ford offers Apple CarPlay, Android Auto in all 2017 models

Ford offers Apple CarPlay, Android Auto in all 2017 models

Good news, Apple and Android fans: every 2017 Ford model in the U.S. will support Apple CarPlay and Android Auto. That's because Ford is rolling out its latest telematics platform, SYNC 3, to the full 2017 model-year lineup. As the automaker revealed back in January, SYNC 3 is what makes CarPlay... read more

July 25, 2016 by -
 
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Will Apple ever sell cars? One analyst says no

Apple and Google are both interested in autonomous cars, but they're approaching them in very different ways. According to one analyst, Apple's plan is entirely unfeasible... read more April 28, 2016 by


 
2014 Tesla Model S in China

China, UAE shift to autonomous cars, leaving the U.S. behind

The United States has a mature car culture. For decades, private individuals have bought vehicles, automakers have analyzed trends, and regulators have set guidelines for... read more April 26, 2016 by


 
Google's autonomous Lexus RX450h

For the first time, Google admits its autonomous car is at fault in fender-bender

Valentine's Day 2016 was important to many folks. Couples pledged their undying love, companies like Hallmark and Godiva lolled on piles of holiday dough, and in Mountain... read more March 1, 2016 by


 
Google's Self-Driving Prius

California DMV Driving Autonomous Car Developers Off The Road & Out Of State

If we learned nothing else in grade school, we learned that going first is a scary thing. You're expected to wow everyone watching, and you set the tone for all the folks... read more February 23, 2016 by


 
Google Self-Driving Car Prototype

Google's Autonomous Car Software Determined To Be A 'Driver' In Big Win For Self-Driving Vehicles

There are plenty of obstacles impeding Planet Earth's transition to autonomous cars, but one of the biggest involves resolving the many legal questions associated with... read more February 10, 2016 by


 
Google autonomous car prototype

Rumor: Google & Ford Create New Company To Build Autonomous Cars

Someday, people will look back on 2015 and say, "That's when autonomous cars were born" -- not because self-driving vehicles began appearing on roads (though at least one... read more December 22, 2015 by


 
Behind the wheel of an autonomous car

Autonomous Car Update: California's New Rules, Google Spinning Off Car Company, Elon Musk Tweets

Over the past 24 hours, there's been an abundance of news about autonomous cars. Here's a recap of the three most notable items, involving California's long-awaited... read more December 17, 2015 by


 
Google's patent #9,196,164, notifying pedestrians of the intent of a self-driving vehicle

How Do You Cross The Street In Front Of An Autonomous Car?

Many folks are excited about the arrival of autonomous cars. They promise to reduce traffic accidents, save gas, ease congestion, and provide the elderly and disabled greater... read more December 1, 2015 by


 
Google Self-Driving Car Prototype

Tesla Autopilot Engineer Shifts To Google's Autonomous Car Team

Google -- or rather, Alphabet -- is spending a lot of time and money to develop self-driving technology, even though rumors suggest that it has no plans to sell cars. Now... read more December 1, 2015 by


 
AAA Foundation study on hands-free technologies (October 2015)

AAA: Hands-Free Phones & Infotainment Systems Are Major Distractions For Drivers

We've spent plenty of time talking about the dangers of texting and driving, and the data on that seems clear: taking your eyes off the road to type out a message on your... read more October 22, 2015 by


 
The founders of Google and one of their autonomous Toyota Prius hybrids

Who's At Fault When An Autonomous Car Crashes? Google, Mercedes-Benz, Volvo Say "Us"

There's a lot of discussion about autonomous cars these days, and one of the bigger concerns for regulators is the question of who's at fault when autonomous vehicles are... read more October 12, 2015 by


 
Google autonomous car prototype

Google's Spending A Lot On Autonomous Cars, But It's Not Going To Sell Them

All signs point to Google being a massively disruptive force in the auto industry, challenging beloved brands around the globe with its own line of intelligent, self-driving... read more September 17, 2015 by


 
Volkswagen iBeetle and iBeetle Cabriolet

J.D. Power: Drivers Ignore High-Tech Car Features, Don't Want Apple CarPlay Or Android Auto

This week, J.D. Power released its 2015 Driver Interactive Vehicle Experience (DrIVE) Report, which reveals that motorists often don't use or appreciate the high-tech... read more August 27, 2015 by


 
Google autonomous car prototype

How Much Cash Will An Autonomous Car Save You? More Than $1,000 Per Year

Self-driving cars are just around the corner. Many people worry about the added expense of autonomous technology and the effect it'll have on car prices, but in fact... read more August 13, 2015 by


 
Apple Vice President Eddy Cue announces iOS7 vehicle integration at WWDC 2013

Toyota Chooses Not To Offer Apple's CarPlay Or Google's Android Auto: Dumbest Move Ever?

Yesterday, we told you about Audi, BMW, and Daimler, who have banded together to keep Google from dominating the mapping industry and, thus, the autonomous car industry. Now... read more August 4, 2015 by


 

 
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