• 16 2017 August

    How to: Use Apple AirPods with Apple CarPlay

    Using Apple AirPods with CarPlay is as simple as connecting your Apple AirPods to your iPhone whilst the iPhone is connected to an Apple CarPlay system. Connect your iPhone to your CarPlay display Play your...

  • 22 2017 June

    Apple CarPlay iOS 11 Beta 2 New Features

    Apple has released the next update for its iOS 11 Beta last night, and those brave enough to install Apple’s work in progress software have shared some of the new features that have found their...

  • 09 2017 June

    iOS 11 Apple CarPlay Preview

    On Monday 5th June, Apple had its keynote that kicked off its annual World Wide Developer Conference – WWDC. To me, this is a great time in the year for Apple to lay up new...

  • 14 2017 May

    How to: Change Status Bar Location Between Left/Right Side

    Whether you have a factory fitted or aftermarket stereo with Apple CarPlay, changing the side of your status bar between the left or right side of the display is very easy....

  • 29 2017 March

    iOS 10.3 Releases With CarPlay Shortcuts & Apple Music App Updates

    This week saw the release of iOS update 10.3. Apple’s latest iOS software update brings just a mere handful of features and updates for its CarPlay platform. So what should we be excited about? Well, not much if...

Latest On CarPlay Life

How to: Use Apple AirPods with Apple CarPlay

August 16, 2017 | 0 Comments

Using Apple AirPods with CarPlay is as simple as connecting your Apple AirPods to your iPhone whilst the iPhone is connected to an Apple CarPlay system. Connect your iPhone to your CarPlay display Play your...

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Sony has just added yet another CarPlay compatible receiver to their in-car line-up of models. The XAV-AX200 is another Double-Din receiver, which packs the same 6.4-inch display as its AX100 model (pictured above), and it’s likely...

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Today’s install is a Alpine iLX-107 with Apple CarPlay in a 2016 Subaru Outback. ...

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Last week we asked if anyone had installed Alpine’s wireless CarPlay iLX-107 receiver yet, and a member of the community reached out to us and shared their install. Today’s install is a Alpine iLX-107 with Apple CarPlay...

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Today’s install is a Pioneer SPH-DA120 with Apple CarPlay in an Nissan Qashqai....

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Apple has updated their list of CarPlay compatible vehicles with the new additions of Aston Martin and BMW Mini models. The 2018 Mini Clubman and and Countryman will include support for Apple’s in-car platform. The...

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Today’s install is a Alpine iLX-007/700 with Apple CarPlay in a Porsche Cayman. ...

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Today’s install is a Alpine iLX-007/700 with Apple CarPlay in a 2001 Infiniti QX4. ...

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CarPlay Reviews

Apple CarPlay iOS 11 Beta 2 New Features

June 22, 2017 | 2 Comments

Apple has released the next update for its iOS 11 Beta last night, and those brave enough to install Apple’s work in progress software have shared some of the new...

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Apple CarPlay iOS 11 Beta 2 New Features

June 22, 2017 | 2 Comments

JVC KW-V820BT CarPlay Receiver Review

November 19, 2016 | 6 Comments

Mountek AIRSNAP In-Car Air Vent Mount Review

March 20, 2016 | 7 Comments

My Month With Apple CarPlay 

December 1, 2015 | 2 Comments

CarPlay Guides

How to: Use Apple AirPods with Apple CarPlay

August 16, 2017 | 0 Comments

Using Apple AirPods with CarPlay is as simple as connecting your Apple AirPods to your iPhone whilst the iPhone is connected to an Apple CarPlay system. Connect your iPhone to your CarPlay display Play your...

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Whether you have a factory fitted or aftermarket stereo with Apple CarPlay, changing the side of your status bar between the left or right side of the display is very easy....

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If you have an Apple CarPlay compatible Hyundai vehicle. This helpful ‘How To’ guide from Hyundai USA takes you through the menus to get you and your iPhone connected, and Apple CarPlay running on your Navigations...

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Whether you prefer not to be distracted, or you just don’t want to be notified by iOS apps whilst in your vehicle, here is a quick handy How To Guide on remove notification alerts from appearing...

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