After Apple’s CarPlay, Toyota now brings Android Auto to vehicles

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Toyota Motor agreed to include Android Auto to its vehicles, according to an individual knowledgeable with the matter, ending years of resistance to the Google infotainment software because of safety and security issues. Initially, Toyota will let Android Auto devices to connect directly to its vehicles, after declaring compatibility with Apple Inc.’s CarPlay in January. […]

China’s Xiaomi hints it is looking to build electric cars

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China-based smartphone maker Xiaomi has hinted at plans to build electric vehicles as tech groups progressively look to cars as next-generation smart devices. In a regulatory filing in India publicised this week, Xiaomi stated it may offer “all types of automobiles for transportation, conveyance and other transportation equipment, whether based on electricity or any other […]

Smartphone Support A Significant Factor For Driving Car Sales: JD Power

Forget car-to-car interaction and even advanced infotainment systems with voice activation. As per a recent report from JD Power, when it pertains to connected vehicle innovation, the important things customers desire the most is a best representation of their mobile phone’s finest functions incorporated into the dashboard. ” Owners desire their vehicle systems to become […]

Android Auto comes to over 100 car models for 2017

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Ignore fuel economy, acceleration times or reliability. Exactly what lots of new-car buyers need to know is if they’ll be able to incorporate their smartphone with a vehicle’s multimedia system. Android Auto and Apple CarPlay, which allow operation of mobile phone apps for navigation, text messaging and music through their automobile’s dashboard touch-screen, steering-wheel buttons […]

Opel to Reveal All-Electric Ampera-e at 2016 Paris Motor Show

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Opel is guaranteeing an innovative new electrical automobile with its Ampera-e, set to premiere worldwide at the Paris Motor Show which will occur between October 1-16, this year. The Ampera-e will be the very first fully electrical car revealed under the Opel brand, and is essentially a European variation of the Chevrolet Bolt, revealed January […]

Pioneer India Reveals its Latest Touchscreen Car Stereo With Apple CarPlay

Pioneer India Electronics has released its newest touchscreen vehicle stereo AVH-X8890BT with Android Auto and Apple CarPlay for aftermarket in India. Presently, in India just Maruti has vehicles like Brezza and Baleno that include Apple CarPlay allowed infotainment systems. Priced at Rs 39,990 ($595) the Pioneer AVH-X8890BT with the Android Auto and Apple CarPlay innovation […]