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[Update: More details] Polestar will be one of the first cars to get the new Apple CarPlay

At WWDC 22 Apple revealed a radical new look for CarPlay, albeit over a year ahead of it actually arriving. Nevertheless, the first car maker to support the new version has revealed itself and it's not necessarily the one we'd have picked. Polestar, makers of the Polestar 2, announced on Twitter that their cars would...

The next generation of CarPlay likely shows the future Apple Car experience

Apple has previewed the upcoming version of CarPlay included in iOS 16. The new CarPlay user interface includes a more futuristic design that includes richer data regarding your ride. Additionally, you can now control car toggles without leaving the CarPlay view. This allows users to better adjust their car settings without leaving the immersive UI...

A Raspberry Pi makes Apple CarPlay possible on a Tesla

Apple has been slowly entering the automotive field for the past few years. It first started with CarPlay, an iOS-based infotainment system that is available on some car models. It then released CarKey -- a way for iPhone and Apple Watch users to unlock and start their cars through the Wallet app. The next step...

Apple’s IronHeart project could expand CarPlay access to control more of your car

Apple first introduced CarPlay back in 2014 as a part of iOS. CarPlay is an iPhone-based car system that allows users to control music, use maps, make phone calls, and more. One of the biggest complaints against this system is how limited it is. Users often find themselves switching from CarPlay to the car's built-in...

BMW Doesn’t Plan to Offer Android Auto in Their Cars

Last year, it was announced that BMW would give their customers the option to pay $300 for an upgrade to Apple CarPlay in their automobiles. This upgrade path was said to be available for most models and would be available later in the year. This is nice for those customers tied to the Apple ecosystem,...