After what seems like a very short beta period, Google has now released its Apple CarPlay compatible app update to the general public. Version 5.0 will require iOS 12 to be installed, which released on...Read More →
Google Maps – Transit & Food Price: Free December 13, 2012 Navigate your world faster and easier with Google Maps. Over 220 countries and territories mapped and hundreds of millions of businesses and places on...Read More →
It was only a matter of time before someone leaked some juicy screenshots from the Apple CarPlay Waze beta app. Thanks to a reddit thread started by user 89Dan we have a selection of CarPlay...Read More →
My Mixtapez Music Price: Free June 19, 2012 My Mixtapez your plug for all the latest music. Key features: • Download Unlimited Mixtapes • Stream Unlimited Mixtapes • Share music statuses with your friends via...Read More →
Today marks the release day for Apple’s latest iPhone software update. iOS 12 will rollout worldwide later today, and along with this update comes a suite of improvements for CarPlay owners. Below is a brief...Read More →
Cloud Music – Stream & Offline Price: Free July 13, 2014 – +5 MILLIONS of downloads. – 4/5 stars with more than 2000 reviews – Continue evolution: more than 18 updates on the last two...Read More →
Today’s install is a Alpine X208U with Apple CarPlay in a 2011 Ford F-250 SuperDuty....Read More →
Napster – Top Music & Radio Price: Free December 14, 2012 Stream music on-demand, download music for offline playback, and create playlists of your favorite songs. Subscribe to Napster today and gain access to over...Read More →
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Google has rounded up the last of the big three third-party navigation announcements with the rollout of its Google Maps app to private beta testers. Unlike the Waze beta test, one lucky member on reddit...Read More →
Since my last review of the Quelima SQ 12 Mini HD camera, there has been some improvements made in their latest mini DVR camera. So could this make their latest Quelima SQ13 Mini HD Camera from GearBest.com...Read More →
USB car chargers are two a penny these days. They can be fairly cheap and most commonly have at least two 2.4A USB ports. However with more powerful smartphones releasing each year, the demand for...Read More →
I’ve tried a number of air vent mounts, and to be brutally honest, most disappoint me. There are a few, however, that buck the trend in their design and could possibly become ‘the one’. These...Read More →
When it comes to in-car radio FM transmitters, you mostly think of big, bulky LED display gadgets, screwed onto a bendable rod that’s plugged into the 12v socket in the centre console of your vehicle....Read More →
If you have a 2015 or earlier Volkswagen Golf Mk7 with an early MIB system, the options for upgrading to an Apple CarPlay compatible infotainment system are pretty limited. You could remove the Volkswagen MIB...Read More →
Qi wireless charging is all the rage at the moment, since the iPhone 8 and iPhone X now supports the Qi wireless standard of charging. There are two types of desktop wireless chargers: flat/base chargers...Read More →
Over the years, technology has been been able to shrink digital camera lenses so small that the lens in your smartphone can now rival some of the best professional digital cameras out there. Dedicated camera...Read More →
Wireless Apple CarPlay has been available since iOS 9, however it has taken a few years for it to appear in factory fitted CarPlay stereos or the latest aftermarket CarPlay systems. As we approach the end of 2017,...Read More →
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...Read More →
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...Read More →
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...Read More →
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%...Read More →
Use Apple CarPlay on your Android receiver or Android tablet device, with this handy USB CarPlay dongle. Review soon!
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