Apple Announces Car Connectivity Improvements with IOS14 with Focus on Electrics

[gallery link="none" columns="1" size="full" ids="48638"] words: George, photos: Apple Apple made car news yesterday in its keynote address at its Worldwide Developers Conference (WWDC20). The focus was on the technology firm’s operating systems improvements planned for IOS20, and this is applicable to the driving experience in a number of ways. Apple Maps There’s no doubt that map and navigation software is a hotly contested space, and Apple’s own Maps app fights for your attention with t...

Audi, Apple, Samsung & More Agree to Standard for Smartphones as Keys

Technophiles not fond of overly loaded pockets take note, yet another daily need may soon be managed by your mobile device. As part of the Car Connectivity Consortion, Audi has joined with tech companies such as Apple, Samsung, LG Electronics, Panasonic, plus car companies including chief rival BMW (not to mention any number of others) on a technological standard for mobile device to vehicle communications that could see your mobile more readily replacing the key fob to your car. The curr...