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    Google's Big Self-Driving Car Shift Could Benefit Drivers

    Google has new plans for its self-driving car tech, and it could actually be good news for consumers itching to take it for a spin. Google's Big Self-Driving Car Shift Could Benefit Drivers : Read more
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    Honda's New Emo Car Could Calm Your Road Rage

    Honda's NeuV, an electric car with emotions, will be on display at the Consumer Electronics Show in January. Honda's New Emo Car Could Calm Your Road Rage : Read more
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    Grand Theft Tesla: Android App Hack Unlocks, Starts Car

    Norwegian researchers hacked the Tesla Android app to unlock a Tesla car and drive it away without a keyfob. Grand Theft Tesla: Android App Hack Unlocks, Starts Car : Read more
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    25 Things You Didn't Know Could Be Hacked

    The 'Internet of Things' includes devices that just shouldn't be online. Here are 25 items that have been hacked or could easily be. 25 Things You Didn't Know Could Be Hacked : Read more
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    Smartphone Apps May Be Cause of Spike in Traffic Deaths

    Texting while driving isn't the only way tech causes traffic deaths. Hands-free apps could be an even bigger problem. Smartphone Apps May Be Cause of Spike in Traffic Deaths : Read more
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    You Can Now Get Android Auto in Any Car

    Android Auto gets with the program, offering its infotainment system to smartphone users running Android 5.0 or later. You Can Now Get Android Auto in Any Car : Read more
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    T-Mobile's SyncUp Brings 4G, Diagnostics to Your Ride

    T-Mobile is offering a device that turns your car into a Wi-Fi hotspot while also gathering diagnostic data on your vehicle. You can get it for free with a two-year contract. T-Mobile's SyncUp Brings 4G, Diagnostics to Your Ride : Read more
  8. J

    Head unit problem

    Hello, I was searching information for few weeks, but found nothing. So i'm asking people who know how to deal with it! My problem is: When I listen to the music, and I change song, most of the time Sound dissapears, but head unit works every button is working, but no sound. Only a few...
  9. rutherfordsc

    The Best Gifts for Drivers: 2016 Guide

    Here are the best gifts to keep drivers safe and connected on the road, from car mounts and alert systems to an always-useful AAA membership. The Best Gifts for Drivers: 2016 Guide : Read more
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    Solar Paneled Streets Could Pave Road to Future

    Solar Roadways hopes to replace all concrete and asphalt with its solar panels to generate green energy. Solar Paneled Streets Could Pave Road to Future : Read more
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    Nissan Self-Driving Chair Can Spare You From Standing in Line

    Nissan is using its tech from autonomous cars in chairs that can save you from unnecessary physical strain by moving you along in line while sitting. Nissan Self-Driving Chair Can Spare You From Standing in Line : Read more
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    Forget Apple Car: This Self-Balancing Motorcycle is a Better Idea

    Apple could push its rumored automotive project forward by starting with an acquisition of self-balancing motorcycle maker Lit. Forget Apple Car: This Self-Balancing Motorcycle is a Better Idea : Read more
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    Tesla's Safer Autopilot Update Coming Next Week

    Tesla CEO Elon Musk says a software update, meant to make its Autopilot feature safer, could be released next week. Tesla's Safer Autopilot Update Coming Next Week : Read more
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    This Add-on Could Make Your Car Autonomous

    The Comma One is designed to give commuters an autonomous driving experience without having to buy a new vehicle. This Add-on Could Make Your Car Autonomous : Read more
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    Is the Apple Car Dead or Just Stalled?

    Despite grand ambitions, Apple’s car project has hit a wall, and the new direction is much more focused on software than an actual vehicle. Is the Apple Car Dead or Just Stalled? : Read more
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    How to Use Tesla's Autopilot (and How Not to)

    Tesla's Autopilot feature can automatically steer and brake for you and even change lanes, but you should really learn how to use it first with this guide. How to Use Tesla's Autopilot (and How Not to) : Read more
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    Help Bluetooth To Car Stereo

    Help, i would like to find a Bluetooth adapter that i can plug into my car either usb or aux, but that does not require a battery!
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    The Self-Driving Taxi That Beat Uber to the Streets

    Self-driving car software developer NuTonomy has deployed test taxis in Singapore, giving Uber a run for its money. The Self-Driving Taxi That Beat Uber to the Streets : Read more
  19. Mike Andronico

    Uber's Self-Driving Cars Are Hitting the Road Soon

    Uber and Volvo are teaming up to put self-driving ridesharing vehicles on the road, starting with a test in Pittsburgh this month. Uber's Self-Driving Cars Are Hitting the Road Soon : Read more
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    2016 GMC Sierra Denali 1500 Review: The Ultimate Tech Pickup

    The GMC Sierra Denali 1500 is a comfy and connected full-size pickup that really kicks it and includes both noise cancellation and handy power steps. 2016 GMC Sierra Denali 1500 Review: The Ultimate Tech Pickup : Read more
  21. Paul Wagenseil

    Self-Driving Cars Could 'Create Hell on Earth,' Researcher Says

    Self-driving cars will only make our highways and streets more dangerous, a security expert said at the BSides conference in Las Vegas. Self-Driving Cars Could 'Create Hell on Earth,' Researcher Says : Read more
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    This Electric 3-Wheeler Could Be the Ultimate Commuter Car

    The Solo Car is fully rechargeable, super fast and could help reduce your carbon footprint for a fairly low price of $15,000. This Electric 3-Wheeler Could Be the Ultimate Commuter Car : Read more
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    Best High-Tech Cars on the Road

    High-tech advances in cars and trucks have moved well beyond in-dash, connected infotainment. From safety innovations that can see deer in the dark to emergency braking and semi-autonomous pilot systems, technological improvements are being introduced at Best High-Tech Cars on the Road : Read more
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    Tesla Self-Driving Death Needs to Spur Changes

    The death of a Tesla S owner who died in an accident while the car was in Autopilot mode needs to be a force for change for the industry as well as driver behavior. Tesla Self-Driving Death Needs to Spur Changes : Read more
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    2017 Volvo S90 Review: Living the (Nearly) Self-Driving Life

    Compared to the BMW 5 Series or Audi A6, the new Volvo S90 is a serious contender, especially for those who are serious about safety. 2017 Volvo S90 Review: Living the (Nearly) Self-Driving Life : Read more
  26. PhilipMichaels

    Lexus Software Bug Has Some Drivers Seeing Purple

    The software bug affects the navigation screen on Lexus Enform systems, causing constant rebooting. Lexus Software Bug Has Some Drivers Seeing Purple : Read more
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    Logitech ZeroTouch Review: This $60 Gadget Prevents Distracted Driving

    Logitech's inexpensive air vent mount uses speech recognition to keep drivers' eyes on the road while they use their phones, but it could use some polish. Logitech ZeroTouch Review: This $60 Gadget Prevents Distracted Driving : Read more
  28. R

    Connecting car subwoofer to mains

    I'm looking to work out how to connect this car subwoofer to my mains. It's 12v, view picture attached. Thanks!
  29. Mike Andronico

    Apple's $1 Billion Investment Paves Way for Self-Driving Cars

    Apple's big investment in ridesharing service Didi Chuxing isn't just about thawing Chinese relations. It could shape Apple's self-driving car initiative. Apple's $1 Billion Investment Paves Way for Self-Driving Cars : Read more
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    Is there such a thing as a subwoofer that you can connect to an AUX Cord?

    Might be a dumb question, but I don't want to put a subwoofer in my car (as in with the amp and new deck, and I know this is about a car, but its audio), but one I could hook up to a an AUX Cord as I have one. So is there a subwoofer with an amp or similar already wired to it that I could simply...
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    2016 Corvette Z06 Review: High-Tech Supercar Is a Steal

    A supercar version of the Corvette, the Z06 is still just a quarter of the price of comparable foreign exotics. 2016 Corvette Z06 Review: High-Tech Supercar Is a Steal : Read more
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    Not sure what cable to use for car stereo.

    Hey guys, just bought a new car that came with a stereo with an interesting port that i can't seem to find anything about. When i plug JUST an aux cable in half the channels aren't there but when i use the provided adapter everything is fine. I can't use the provided adapter for my phone since...
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    Tesla Model 3: Everything You Need to Know

    Elon Musk announced a new Tesla Model 3, which you can reserve for $1000. Tesla Model 3: Everything You Need to Know : Read more
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    The Best Cars from the 2016 New York Auto Show

    From a McLaren-killing supercar to Hyundai’s sleek new plug-in, these are the top vehicles from the New York Auto Show. The Best Cars from the 2016 New York Auto Show : Read more
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    CarPlay Killer? New Auto Assistant Goes Beyond Apple's

    Inrix hopes to beat Apple and Google at their own game with a personalized assistant that does more than Android Auto or CarPlay. CarPlay Killer? New Auto Assistant Goes Beyond Apple's : Read more
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    2017 Hyundai Elantra Review: Best Connected Car for the Masses

    The 2017 Hyundai Elantra combines CarPlay, Android Auto and a robust set of safety features in a sleeker and quieter ride. 2017 Hyundai Elantra Review: Best Connected Car for the Masses : Read more
  37. rutherfordsc

    Feds Rule A.I. as Driver in Google’s Autonomous Cars

    In a response to a query from Google, the NHTSA has declared that the A.I. in Google’s self-driving cars will be considered as the driver, not the human occupants inside. Feds Rule A.I. as Driver in Google’s Autonomous Cars : Read more
  38. rutherfordsc

    This Jet Promises to Fly You From NYC to London in 11 Minutes

    How fast is Mach 24? A little over 18,000 miles per hour, which could allow the Antipode Concept jet to fly from NYC to London in the time it takes to eat lunch. This Jet Promises to Fly You From NYC to London in 11 Minutes : Read more
  39. AndrewFreedman

    How to Get Your Hoverboard Refund from Amazon

    The Consumer Product Safety Commission announced that you can return your hoverboard for a full refund through Amazon. How to Get Your Hoverboard Refund from Amazon : Read more
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    Chevy's Bolt Aims to Be an Electric Car for Everyone

    Chevy pulled a pleasant surprise at CES 2016 when it unveiled the Bolt, a $30,000 electric car with a range of 200 miles per charge. Chevy's Bolt Aims to Be an Electric Car for Everyone : Read more
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    New BMW Has No Rear or Side Mirrors, and That's Great

    Replacing mirrors with cameras and displays has been done before, but at CES 2016, BMW's i8 mirrorless car takes the idea to a new level. New BMW Has No Rear or Side Mirrors, and That's Great : Read more
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    VW’s Budde-E EV Concept Revives the Microbus

    Here's a hands-on impression of VW's Budd-e, the techy reinvention of Volkswagen's Microbus from the 1950's that made its debut at CES 2016. VW’s Budde-E EV Concept Revives the Microbus : Read more
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    Ford, Toyota, Automakers Take On Google and Apple at CES

    Las Vegas — There are signs all over Las Vegas this week that automakers from GM to Volkswagen are taking the autonomous and connected car future seriously — and taking aim at erstwhile automotive players Google and Apple. Ford kicked off CES press da Ford, Toyota, Automakers Take On Google and...
  44. rutherfordsc

    ArcaBoard Hoverboards Really Fly for Just $20,000

    The $20,000 ArcaBoard uses 36 fans to create a real hoverboard that works like the ones you see in the movies (or at least closer than ever before). ArcaBoard Hoverboards Really Fly for Just $20,000 : Read more
  45. rutherfordsc

    Ford Brings Apple's Siri to 5 Million Vehicles

    A new Ford Sync update adds Siri Eyes-Free voice control to over five million vehicles. Ford Brings Apple's Siri to 5 Million Vehicles : Read more
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    Rolls-Royce Wraith Review: Driving a $400K Dream Machine

    Mellifluous, yet powerful. Gracious, yet gutsy. An engineering and technical pleasure to drive, the 2015 Rolls-Royce Wraith is a truly unique vehicle. Rolls-Royce Wraith Review: Driving a $400K Dream Machine : Read more