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Google has deployed its latest update for its Google Maps app on iOS. Update 5.2 fixes a commonly found bug with its night mode whilst in CarPlay mode. Since its launch on Apple CarPlay, Google...

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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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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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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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Apple CarPlay iOS 11 Beta New Features

June 22, 2017 | 7 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 | 7 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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Ford has announced the release of their SYNC 3 software update that will add Apple CarPlay support in its 2016 models.  Owners with Wi-Fi- enabled vehicles can receive the update automatically over the air, whilst...

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Spotify app update 8.4.3 has brought some long awaited updates for Apple CarPlay users. As a daily Spotify user, it is great to be able to interact and stream from the popular music streaming service in...

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With nearly every car manufacturer committed to Apple’s CarPlay platform, there has been a few that have been hesitant in going all in. Mazda has been one of those manufactures, frustrating many customs over social media....

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Pioneer SPH-DA120 Update v1.14 Available (EU)

April 11, 2017 | 0 Comments

The illusive European update for Pioneer’s entry-level Apple CarPlay receiver – SPH-DA120 – has finally released. Since its release, US owners have seen an update, however updates for the SPH-DA120 in UK/Europe has been nonexistent. It...

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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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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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