Ford's rebooted Sync 3 system says goodbye to Microsoft for BlackBerry
from Mashable
Ford announced the next generation of its voice-control "infotainment" car system on Thursday. It seems that Ford is trying to get back in everyone's good graces by tossing the name MyFord...... more »
Dashboard listening may already be altering in-car habits.
from Inside Radio
The hardware of the connected car has dominated conversation, but as more vehicles come equipped with a dashboard entertainment system, how drivers use it is a growing focus. ...... more »
Chicago plans app so taxis can compete with Uber, ridesharing services
from CNBC
Chicago opened a new front in the war on ridesharing services like Uber on Wednesday, approving a plan to sponsor an app for riders to hail local cabs. The measure was...... more »
Will Connected Cars Bring About the End of SiriusXM Satellite Radio?
from Motley Fool
When Sirius and XM first launched as separate companies, satellite radio offered people a vastly superior selection of content to the smattering of terrestrial stations offered in each market. ...... more »
[In-Car Tech] Tesla Model S rear-seat entertainment by Apple? Try R-Zentric
from Technology Tell
When you buy a niche vehicle like the Tesla Model S, one usually leaves well enough alone — especially the older customers. But youngins have to hot-rod,...... more »
Should you update your in-car nav system for the holidays?
from Yahoo! Autos
Built-in navigation systems have improved in recent years, and they now offer more features for less money. (Some systems now cost as little as $500.) Compared with portable GPS, factory-installed...... more »
12 Volt Industry Raises Money For Lance Putnam's Family
Lance Putnam   Some colleagues in the 12 volt industry are raising money this holiday season for the family of Lance Putnam, the Kentucky 12 volt dealer who passed away last December of cancer at the age of 40. ... more »
12 Volt Technology to Launch in U.S.
12 Volt Technology   The boating and RV technology e-commerce concern 12 Volt Technology announced that it is launching in the U.S., after originally launching in Australia. ... more »