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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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Nissan has announced its first Sentra model will come with Apple CarPlay. Nissan’s 2019 Sentra model follows other Apple CarPlay compatible modes – Maxima, Micra, Murano, GT-R, Kicks, LEAF, Rouge and Altima. With Apple soon to...

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India automaker Tata Motors has issued a software update for its infotainment system of their Nexon compact SUV, that now brings Apple CarPlay and Android Auto connectivity to older models. Older models will be able...

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Since their announcement at the beginning of the month, the Sygic team has been hard at work on the app’s development for its upcoming CarPlay compatible update, which is scheduled for release after the final...

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Since Apple announced support for third-party navigation apps on Apple CarPlay in their upcoming iOS 12, we’ve only had the pleasure of seeing the presence of both Google Maps and Waze icons during Apple’s WWDC...

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With everyone from Apple, Google and automakers jostling for the best in-car infotainment experience, Apple has come out on top as the least distracting for drivers. This conclusion was the result from a AAA survey...

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App Store Today Features Apps for CarPlay

June 29, 2018 | 0 Comments

Last week Apple did a surprising move and featured a selection of recommended CarPlay apps for its in-car platform. In its ‘Today’ section of the App Store – a daily focus on particular apps on...

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Apple has opened the gates of its next iOS iPhone software update to the public. iOS 12 Beta 2 has been chosen by Apple as being ‘safe’ for those wishing to check out Apple’s latest...

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Today’s install is a Pioneer SPH-DA120 with Apple CarPlay in a Mazda MX5 ...

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Apple has finally listened to its CarPlay users by allowing third-party navigation app support via its upcoming iOS 12 software update. For the first time on Apple’s in-car platform, applications such as Waze and Google...

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Apple WWDC 2018 CarPlay Predictions

June 3, 2018 | 0 Comments

WWDC 2018 finally arrives this coming week, with Apple’s keynote kicking off tomorrow, Monday 4 June at 10am PST. Every year I mark this annual event as THE perfect time for Apple to announce new...

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