• 01 2018 January

    Apple CarPlay in 2018

    With the door to 2017 firmly closed, as we look back at Apple CarPlay over the past year, I think we can all agree it has ‘slowly’ continued to evolve. The highlights in 2017 included...

  • 28 2017 December

    Funxim / Neotrix W5 Qi Wireless Magnetic Car Charger Review

    With the introduction of Qi wireless charging in the new iPhone 8, iPhone 8-Plus and Apple’s flagship iPhone X, you maybe on the lookout for a wireless charging mount in your car. As a new...

  • 10 2017 December

    Christmas Gifts For Apple CarPlay Car Owners

    With a Christmas fast approaching us, it’s time to think about that special gift to go under the tree for your friends and loved ones. Below is a list of some of the best Apple CarPlay ideas...

  • 03 2017 December

    My Month With The Apple iPhone X

    Apple’s flagship iPhone released to the masses on 3rd November 2017 and having had the iPhone X since launch, here are my impressions of Apple’s new shiny slab of technology after using it for one...

  • 21 2017 November

    How to: Enable Reachability on an iPhone X

    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...

Latest On CarPlay Life

With recent announcements of Toyota and its luxury brand Lexus offering Apple CarPlay, that leaves Mazda as one of the only, if not THE only, major automaker to address the Apple-white elephant in the room....

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It is the North American International Auto Show in Detroit this week and a number of CarPlay announcements have started to release, including one from Toyota, who have announced that their first vehicle to (finally)...

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Pioneer announced a new aftermarket receiver with Apple CarPlay support at this year’s CES 2018, to go with their latest suite of CarPlay receivers released at the end of 2017. A total of seven Apple...

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If you’re a Waze user with an Apple CarPlay system, you will be one of many waiting very patiently for the popular crowd-sourced navigation app to appear on Apple’s in-car platform, Apple CarPlay. However if...

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The guys over at Alpine USA have posted a demo of their recently announced Apple CarPlay receiver, nicknamed HALO9. Checkout the preview of the iLX-F309 with its hovering single-DIN display in the video below. Alpine...

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The next new Apple CarPlay receiver announcement today comes from Sony, who announced their next upcoming CarPlay enabled receiver from their CES 2018 press conference. This sexy-looking XAV-AX5000 (shown above) boasts a wider landscape display...

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It’s CES 2018 week, and day one is starting to deliver us some tasty Apple CarPlay news. Today, Alpine has announced its next upcoming CarPlay receiver – the iLX-F309. Alpine’s new receiver  offers something a...

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Today’s install is a Sony XAV-AX100 with Apple CarPlay in a 2013 Nissan Altima 3.5 SV. ...

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CarPlay Reviews

Funxim / Neotrix W5 Qi Wireless Magnetic Car Charger Review

December 28, 2017 | 0 Comments

With the introduction of Qi wireless charging in the new iPhone 8, iPhone 8-Plus and Apple’s flagship iPhone X, you maybe on the lookout for a wireless charging mount in...

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My Month With The Apple iPhone X

December 3, 2017 | 0 Comments

Apple CarPlay iOS 11 Beta New Features

June 22, 2017 | 7 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

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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