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    07 2016 September

    New Low Fuel Warning in Apple CarPlay iOS 10

    This is a handy little Apple CarPlay feature that has been found in the upcoming iOS 10 update. Sent in from a CarPlay Life reader (thank you!) running iOS 10...

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    06 2016 September

    CarPlay Breathes New Life Into Your In-Car Stereo

    In-car stereo system updates are as rare as unicorn horns. They come around once in a blue moon, and when they do appear, most only come with minor improvements or just bug fixes....

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    16 2016 June

    How to: Reorder And Hide CarPlay App Icons in iOS 10

    Apple released its first beta of their iOS 10 update on Monday 13th June, which contains a much requested feature from CarPlay owners – to reorder and hide your apps on your CarPlay homescreen. Having recently decided to...

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    How to: Enable Google Maps Navigation On Apple CarPlay

    Since its launch on iOS 6, Apple has improved their Maps app over the years, but it still doesn’t cut it when you compare it to Google’s own Maps app. Sadly, Apple has...

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    11 2016 April

    Happy 1st Birthday to CarPlay Life!

    Today marks one year of CarPlay Life!  How time flies by! Just a mere year ago I launched this site to cover an empty void that was news on Apple’s CarPlay platform.  In...

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Apple released its first beta of their iOS 10 update on Monday 13th June, which contains a much requested feature from CarPlay owners – to reorder and hide your apps on your CarPlay homescreen. Having recently decided to...

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Over the years, we’ve seen Apple improve their own Maps app, since its launch on iOS 6, but it still doesn’t cut it when you compare it other navigation apps, such as one...

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