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Google Update Breaks Down Google Maps and Waze, And It’s Getting Ridiculously Widespread
Google Update Breaks Down Google Maps and Waze, And It’s Getting Ridiculously Widespread

11 Aug 2022, 20:16 UTC / The “GPS signal lost” error that so many people have been struggling with is still around, this time causing Maps and Waze problems

 
Utterly Annoying Google Maps Bug Returns to Haunt Android Auto Users
Utterly Annoying Google Maps Bug Returns to Haunt Android Auto Users

8 Aug 2022, 22:25 UTC / The satellite mode keeps causing problems on Android Auto, as Google Maps freezes when this layer is enabled in the application

 
Waze Forgets It’s a Google App, No Longer Feels at Home on Android Auto
Waze Forgets It’s a Google App, No Longer Feels at Home on Android Auto

7 Aug 2022, 23:16 UTC / The traffic navigation app is hitting a black screen on Android Auto, and as it turns out, downgrading is pretty much the only option

 
CarPlay Somehow Becomes the Android Automotive Alternative Google Never Wanted
CarPlay Somehow Becomes the Android Automotive Alternative Google Never Wanted

7 Aug 2022, 10:11 UTC / Volvo has recently announced that it’s adding CarPlay to its Android Automotive-powered vehicles following customer feedback

 
New Android Auto Update Now Available With a Touch of Coolwalk
New Android Auto Update Now Available With a Touch of Coolwalk

6 Aug 2022, 21:44 UTC / The most recent version of Android Auto seems to include a small design update for notifications; this change was supposed to be part of Coolwalk

 
Spotify Killing Off Car Thing Proves It Has No Idea How Android Auto and CarPlay Work
Spotify Killing Off Car Thing Proves It Has No Idea How Android Auto and CarPlay Work

6 Aug 2022, 13:37 UTC / Car Thing, a device that was launched with so much fanfare earlier this year, is getting the ax because it didn’t make any sense anyway

 
Android Auto Coolwalk Update: New Details Emerge Ahead of Public Launch
Android Auto Coolwalk Update: New Details Emerge Ahead of Public Launch

4 Aug 2022, 22:02 UTC / The anticipated Coolwalk makeover for Android Auto could go live as soon as the next month with the release of app version 8.0

 
Google Maps, Here We Come: Waze Blamed for Major Lag on Android Auto and CarPlay
Google Maps, Here We Come: Waze Blamed for Major Lag on Android Auto and CarPlay

4 Aug 2022, 21:18 UTC / A new glitch discovered in Waze is apparently causing massive lag on both Android Auto and CarPlay when the app is running

 
Android Auto Stops Working on Some Android Phones
Android Auto Stops Working on Some Android Phones

1 Aug 2022, 22:29 UTC / The application has dropped support for older versions of Android, with the app no longer launching after the latest update

 
Android Auto System Requirements – The 2022 Update
Android Auto System Requirements – The 2022 Update

31 Jul 2022, 21:21 UTC / Here’s what you need to run Android Auto in a car after the most recent system requirements update quietly introduced this year

 
Popular Android Auto App Mysteriously Disappears, Coolwalk Also Nowhere to Be Seen
Popular Android Auto App Mysteriously Disappears, Coolwalk Also Nowhere to Be Seen

29 Jul 2022, 21:20 UTC / Android Auto users have discovered that Audacy is no longer available on Android Auto; this is likely a bug in Audacy, not Android Auto

 
Android Auto Will Stop Working on Older Versions of Android
Android Auto Will Stop Working on Older Versions of Android

26 Jul 2022, 19:26 UTC / Google has quietly updated the system requirements of Android Auto to indicate that at least Android 8.0 is needed to run the app

 
Getting the World’s First Android Auto Adapter Is Now Much Easier
Getting the World’s First Android Auto Adapter Is Now Much Easier

24 Jul 2022, 19:04 UTC / AAWireless, the first-ever Android Auto dongle, is now live on Amazon, after previously going live in its own dedicated store

 
New Android Auto Update Now Available for Download With Disappointing News
New Android Auto Update Now Available for Download With Disappointing News

24 Jul 2022, 10:54 UTC / The rollout of Android Auto 7.9 has started through the Google Play Store; the most anticipated change is still missing though

 
Better Late Than Never: Major Android Auto Bug Catches Google’s Attention
Better Late Than Never: Major Android Auto Bug Catches Google’s Attention

22 Jul 2022, 21:57 UTC / The Mountain View-based search giant is now investigating reports signaling an Android Auto bug hitting a growing number of devices

 
New Android Auto Update to Bring Subtle Changes Users Could Easily Miss
New Android Auto Update to Bring Subtle Changes Users Could Easily Miss

19 Jul 2022, 21:21 UTC / The most recent beta build of Android Auto includes a series of minor refinements that are expected to launch for production devices shortly

 
Widespread Android Auto Wireless Nightmare Finally Catches Google’s Attention
Widespread Android Auto Wireless Nightmare Finally Catches Google’s Attention

16 Jul 2022, 17:19 UTC / The search giant starts looking into reports of a potential connectivity issue experienced when loading Android Auto wireless

 
Android Auto Wi-Fi Icon Mysteriously Disappears, Hopefully Not Intended
Android Auto Wi-Fi Icon Mysteriously Disappears, Hopefully Not Intended

14 Jul 2022, 22:26 UTC / Users have noticed that Android Auto no longer displays the Wi-Fi network when a wireless connection is being used in their cars

 
Kia Ceed – Dependable Family Hatchback, Better Than a Volkswagen Golf? You Decide
Kia Ceed – Dependable Family Hatchback, Better Than a Volkswagen Golf? You Decide

13 Jul 2022, 21:46 UTC / Has Kia Ceed managed to snatch away the crown from the Volkswagen Golf as the best hatchback you can drive? Read on to find out

 
How to Try Out Android Auto 7.9 Right Now
How to Try Out Android Auto 7.9 Right Now

10 Jul 2022, 07:15 UTC / A new version of Android Auto is now available for beta testers, and while the stable build is expected soon, anyone can give try out the update today