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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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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 features that have found their...

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iOS 11 Apple CarPlay Preview

June 9, 2017 | 6 Comments

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...

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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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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...

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What iOS 10.3 beta Brings to Apple CarPlay

January 25, 2017 | 24 Comments

Apple released their latest iOS update, 10.3 beta, to developers on Jan 24, 2017, and with it comes a few little welcome features that we’ve been asking for in since our CarPlay improvements we would...

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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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Apple CarPlay Predictions For 2017

January 2, 2017 | 0 Comments

Over the years, Apple’s in-car platform – CarPlay – has been slowly releasing onto existing vehicles (via software upgrades) and in new models rolling out of the production factories from various CarPlay manufactures. Those of us who can’t...

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Having only experienced Apple CarPlay on an iPhone 5 and an iPhone 6, I always found my CarPlay experience not be as responsive as I had desired it to be....

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New Low Fuel Warning in Apple CarPlay iOS 10

September 7, 2016 | 3 Comments

This is a handy little Apple CarPlay feature that has been found in the upcoming iOS 10 update. Sent in from a CarPlay Life reader (thank you!) running iOS 10 Beta 8, this feature was...

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CarPlay Breathes New Life Into Your In-Car Stereo

September 6, 2016 | 0 Comments

In-car stereo system updates are as rare as unicorn horns. They come around once in a blue moon, and when they do appear, most only come with minor improvements or just bug fixes. You just have to look...

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Apple released its first beta of their iOS 10 update on Monday 13th June, which contains a much requested feature from CarPlay owners – to reorder and hide your apps on your CarPlay homescreen. Having recently decided to install the first iteration of iOS...

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