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Siri Reading Every Emoji Is Hilariously Comprehensive

Emoji work great when you read them, but Apple’s CarPlay is all about keeping your eyes on the road. Instead, CarPlay recruits Siri to describe the emoji for you—often with hilarious results. Read More >>

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Deezer gets CarPlay integration, but only for Premium+ and Elite users

Support for Apple’s CarPlay system has officially been added to the Deezer app, but only for paying users. Premium+ and Elite listeners will gain access to the music app’s new range of in-car features. Just make sure your iPhone or iPad is running iOS 7.1 or higher before getting your hopes up. Read More >>

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Apple CarPlay Review: Siri is a Boring But Useful Travel Pal

The first time I saw CarPlay in action, I couldn’t believe it. You could plug your iPhone into the system and then get iOS on your dashboard?! It seemed like Apple finally found a way to turn an automobile into a rolling computer like Knight Rider. Read More >>

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Parrot Isn’t Actually Going to Sell its Fantastic Dual-Mode Dash System

Parrot’s RNB6 promised an in-dash system that would work with Android Auto and Apple CarPlay. It promised a Utopia of car tech that would make any smartphone compatible with basically any car. And it still promises all those things, but only if you buy a new vehicle. Read More >>

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Sign Up for the iOS 8.3 Beta to Get Your Brand New, Jaundiced Emojis

We've known that a new set of diverse/sickly cartoon friends has been on its way for a while now. But thanks to the new iOS 8.3 beta download, that day is finally here. You can officially send your friend a tiny, jaundiced, disembodied head. Read More >>

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This Tweak Puts CarPlay on Your iPhone Without an External Screen

The CarPlay interface is undoubtedly better for using while driving than the regular 'ole screen. But unless you've got a shiny new car (or one of the expensive aftermarket dashes), chances are you don't have anything to pair your iPhone with. But this tweak gives you an idea of what CarPlay would look like running on just your handset. Read More >>

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Apple CarPlay Comes to Pioneer’s Aftermarket Systems

Apple iOS car integration is coming to loads more cars now, thanks to a firmware update that'll make CarPlay available on Pioneer's popular aftermarket in-dash infotainment systems. Read More >>

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Microsoft’s New “Windows in the Car” Concept Takes on Apple’s CarPlay

Microsoft's no stranger to in-car entertainment systems; it's been powering a number of auto-makers' interfaces for years. But now, Microsoft is getting serious about its own, Windows Phone-centric car integration system—and it looks an awful lot like Apple's own CarPlay. Read More >>

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Apple’s Latest Purchase Could Bring Siri Offline

It's all well and good being able to call upon your own pocketable Siri butler, but I don't remember Bruce Wayne's buddy Alfred relying on a Wi-Fi or mobile data connection before he could stitch up his crime-fighting boss. Read More >>

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Apple iOS 7.1 is Now Available

iOS 7.1 is now out, bearing mostly "minor improvements and bug-fixes", but also CarPlay support. At the moment there aren't any cars to support it, but as soon there are you'll be good to go. Well, if you're picking up a fancy new car anyway. Read More >>

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What Apple CarPlay Looks Like in Action

While Apple showed off a few screengrabs of its CarPlay in-car iPhone and iPad integration system earlier, we finally have some actual video of it in action. Not surprisingly, it turns your car's dashboard into a big 'ol iPhone copilot. Read More >>

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Apple CarPlay Steers iOS Into Ferrari, Mercedes-Benz and Volvo Cars

Apple's iOS in the Car push has got a new name, and its first bunch of partner car manufacturers to go along with it. Apple's re-christened the service CarPlay, and it'll be launching in Ferrari, Mercedes-Benz and Volvo dashboards. Read More >>