Economy-car buyers increasingly get the best deal on technology

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One of the great things about technology is – with the exception of Apple products – consumers get more for their money every year. For example, the first 1GB USB drive I bought in 2005 cost me $30. Today you can get 10 for that price, delivered to your door thanks to Amazon. The same goes for car tech.

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Economy-car buyers increasingly get the best deal on technology originally appeared on Autoblog on Mon, 16 Apr 2018 09:20:00 EDT. Please see our terms for use of feeds.

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Wireless Android Auto is available for Google phones

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JVCKenwood was a tad premature in announcing head units with wireless Android Auto given that phones weren’t officially ready for it, but that support is finally here… more or less. Google has enabled cord-free Android Auto in vehicles that have an Android Auto Wireless-compatible infotainment system (built-in or aftermarket), but only if you have a relatively recent Google phone running Oreo — that means a Pixel, Pixel 2, Nexus 5X or Nexus 6P.

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Wireless Android Auto is available for Google phones originally appeared on Autoblog on Sat, 14 Apr 2018 09:02:00 EDT. Please see our terms for use of feeds.

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Plex for Android Auto simplifies server-based music streaming

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Next you fire up Android Auto, you’ll have the option to stream your Plex music library.

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Plex for Android Auto simplifies server-based music streaming originally appeared on Autoblog on Fri, 20 Oct 2017 16:30:00 EDT. Please see our terms for use of feeds.

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2017 Audi A4 Allroad: Android Auto is great, just not with MMI

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No touchscreen, no Android Auto.

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2017 Audi A4 Allroad: Android Auto is great, just not with MMI originally appeared on Autoblog on Fri, 18 Aug 2017 16:28:00 EDT. Please see our terms for use of feeds.

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Google finally integrates Waze into Android Auto

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The app works nearly as well as it does on your phone.

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Google finally integrates Waze into Android Auto originally appeared on Autoblog on Wed, 26 Jul 2017 09:00:00 EDT. Please see our terms for use of feeds.

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Tesla music streaming service? What’s Elon Musk thinking?

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Going up against Spotify or Apple Music is no small task.

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Tesla music streaming service? What’s Elon Musk thinking? originally appeared on Autoblog on Fri, 23 Jun 2017 10:30:00 EDT. Please see our terms for use of feeds.

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Volvo and Google partner for Android-based infotainment system

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No smartphone required.

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Volvo and Google partner for Android-based infotainment system originally appeared on Autoblog on Mon, 15 May 2017 17:01:00 EDT. Please see our terms for use of feeds.

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VW spends big to team with Mobvoi and make in-car AI less terrible

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Yes, Mobvoi is the smartwatch maker.

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VW spends big to team with Mobvoi and make in-car AI less terrible originally appeared on Autoblog on Tue, 11 Apr 2017 08:44:00 EDT. Please see our terms for use of feeds.

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‘Ok Google’ now works in Android Auto

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A real hands-free solution for the car.

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‘Ok Google’ now works in Android Auto originally appeared on Autoblog on Fri, 16 Dec 2016 11:30:00 EST. Please see our terms for use of feeds.

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