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Today’s install is a JVC KW-M730B with Apple CarPlay in a Dacia Sandero Stepway....

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As the momentum grows for the adoption of Apple CarPlay in vehicles around the world, a recent analytical survey study has shown that owners of CarPlay systems are becoming more increasingly reliant on Apple’s in-car...

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As a venture to swoon new customers onto its streaming music platform, Apple is teaming up with Volkswagen in Europe and Fiat Chrylser in the US to offer its customers who plan to buy a...

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Today’s install is a Kenwood DMX-7017DABS with Apple CarPlay in a Mercedes SLK....

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Today’s install is an Alpine iLX-007 with Apple CarPlay in a Ford Focus Mk2....

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Today’s install is a Sony XAV-AX100 with Apple CarPlay in a 2015 KIA Optima....

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We have one of the first single-DIN Halo9 installs shared with us here at CarPlay Life. Today’s install is an Alpine iLX-F309 (aka the Halo9) with Apple CarPlay in a 2018 Chevy Silverado....

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Xiaomi Mijia 1080p Car Dash Camera Review

April 15, 2018 | 0 Comments

*English version is model number G-W-3. The Chinese version can be updated with English firmware. Model G-W-6 is in Spanish. With the increase in fake insurance claims and general tomfoolery on the roads these days,...

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CarPlay App: Zoom Cloud Meetings

April 8, 2018 | 0 Comments

ZOOM Cloud Meetings Price: Free August 15, 2012 Stay connected wherever you go – start or join a 100-person meeting with flawless video, crystal clear audio, instant screen sharing, and cross-platform instant messaging – for...

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If you’re a frequent gadget-consuming traveller, packing a multi-port USB charger can be just as important as your toothbrush these days. Without one, you’re out of luck if you wish to keep your smartphone, laptop...

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CarPlay Reviews

Xiaomi Mijia 1080p Car Dash Camera Review

April 15, 2018 | 0 Comments

*English version is model number G-W-3. The Chinese version can be updated with English firmware. Model G-W-6 is in Spanish. With the increase in fake insurance claims and general tomfoolery...

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Xiaomi Mijia 1080p Car Dash Camera Review

April 15, 2018 | 0 Comments

TOCHIC ME103S Fast Wireless Charger Review

March 18, 2018 | 0 Comments

JL-280-1 USB Car Charger Review

March 10, 2018 | 0 Comments

My Month With The Apple iPhone X

December 3, 2017 | 0 Comments

CarPlay Guides

Apple only gives you a small number of gestures for its flagship iPhone, so you have to either browser its own (limited) Tips App, if you haven’t removed it already, browse the web or simply...

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How to: Enable Reachability on an iPhone X

November 21, 2017 | 0 Comments

With the increase in screen real-estate of the iPhone Plus models, Apple created the Reachability feature in its iOS software. Reachability is an iOS feature that allows users the ability to toggle and slide the...

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The iPhone X has a whole lot of new gestures to learn. Scrolling back to your first screen used to be done with a simple double tap of the Home button, but without a Home...

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How to: Fast Charge Your iPhone X / 8 / 8 Plus

November 19, 2017 | 0 Comments

If you didn’t know, your shiny new iPhone X/8/8 Plus has the ability to fast charge itself. This means if you have an iPhone X, for example, you can charge it from 0 to 50%...

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How to: Hard Reboot An iPhone X / 8 / 8 Plus

November 16, 2017 | 0 Comments

One of the first things I had to Google when I got my iPhone X was how to hard reboot it. Sometimes apps just don’t play ball and they crash your iPhone, sometimes locking you...

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How to: Use Siri with Apple CarPlay

November 11, 2017 | 0 Comments

One of the added benefits of CarPlay is being able to speak to Siri, Apple’s virtual assistant, to help interact with your iPhone without lifting a finger or even looking at your CarPlay’s display. This...

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