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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 was released...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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Waze Begins Beta Testing CarPlay iOS 12 App

September 16, 2018 | 0 Comments

Hot off the heals of TomTom’s announcement of its upcoming CarPlay app next year, Waze has begun the rollout of its CarPlay update to its private beta members. This means that it is unlikely that...

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TomTom Apple CarPlay Support Release Confirmed

September 14, 2018 | 0 Comments

As we wait patiently for the (unknown) release date of Waze and Google Maps app updates for Apple CarPlay support in iOS 12, which releases on Monday, TomTom has been the first to commit to...

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Acura and Toyota has announced this week that their compact sedan, the ILX and Camry 2019 models, will debut with Apple CarPlay functionality installed. Following from the Acura NSX, MDX, TLX and RDX models this...

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Every year we have the two giants – Apple and Google – compete against one another in a bout of customer satisfaction. Once again, the latest customer survey from J.D. Power has come around with...

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IFA has yet to open its doors, yet it has not stopped Sony in announcing two new Apple CarPlay receivers, both which will be releasing this September. The Sony XAV-AX3005DB CarPlay enabled receiver will pack...

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Mazda is continuing with its Apple CarPlay rollout after releasing support in its 2018 Mazda6 models, shown above, with the introduction of its 2019 CX-9 vehicle. Apple CarPlay will come as standard in Touring, Touring...

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Sony has recently announced its latest Apple CarPlay receiver, which replaces its now older XAV-AX200 model, shown above. As the model number suggests, there isn’t really much improvement expected in the new XAV-AX210 Apple CarPlay...

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The latest update (8.4.65) of Spotify’s iOS / CarPlay app has added a long overdue feature request of mine to its Now Playing screen – the ability to ‘Add to Library’. As a regular Spotify...

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