Posts Tagged: CarPlay

  • Touch Screens Are Dead, Long Live the Touchpad

    Touch Screens Are Dead, Long Live the Touchpad

    While Apple and Google are hard at work integrating their operating systems into car entertainment systems, Audi has already perfected the hardware. The idea of iOS mirroring on your touch screen and functioning similarly to your iPhone may seem appealing but there are flaws in the concept. For starters, touch screens in cars are hardly as precise or responsive as they

  • CarPlay comes to iOS7

    CarPlay comes to iOS7

    Last week, we questioned if Apple would make the same mistake twice by keeping Google Maps out of CarPlay. Today, we get one step closer to finding out that answer, as Apple released iOS7.1 for download. From Apple’s Update site: iOS 7.1 is packed with interface refinements, bug fixes, improvements, and new features. Apple CarPlay

  • Will Apple make the same mistake twice?

    Will Apple make the same mistake twice?

      The tech world is all abuzz over Apple’s CarPlay announcement. CarPlay is an integration system that will use Siri and select car stereo screens to take better control over your iPhone 5+. Over the course of 2014, six manufacturers (Ferrari, Honda, Hyundai, Jaguar, Mercedes-Benz, and Volvo) will release automobiles with CarPlay integration. Another 12 carmakers have