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Android Auto Not in the Mood for Chatter, Quietly Rejects Calls
Android Auto Not in the Mood for Chatter, Quietly Rejects Calls

6 Jul 2022, 18:13 UTC / A new glitch that’s now hitting some Android Auto users seems to be causing the app to automatically reject certain calls

 
Google Maps Rival Announces Major Update, New Android Auto and CarPlay Features
Google Maps Rival Announces Major Update, New Android Auto and CarPlay Features

5 Jul 2022, 19:01 UTC / Sygic GPS Navigation is getting a new pack of improvements, including a series of features aimed at Android Auto and CarPlay users

 
Google Maps and Waze No Longer Feeling at Home on Android Auto
Google Maps and Waze No Longer Feeling at Home on Android Auto

4 Jul 2022, 21:16 UTC / Users have revealed that both Google Maps and Waze fail to work with voice commands when they are running on Android Auto

 
The First Android Auto 7.9 Build Is Now Available for Download
The First Android Auto 7.9 Build Is Now Available for Download

3 Jul 2022, 21:01 UTC / Google has just released the very first beta build of Android Auto 7.9, with the stable version expected to go live later this month

 
Back to Google Maps: Waze Apparently Forgets It’s a Google App, Hates Android Auto
Back to Google Maps: Waze Apparently Forgets It’s a Google App, Hates Android Auto

30 Jun 2022, 22:23 UTC / Waze is no longer working for some users on Android Auto, and as it turns out, all it loads is a black screen every time it loads

 
Android Auto 7.8 Now Available for All Users
Android Auto 7.8 Now Available for All Users

28 Jun 2022, 21:21 UTC / A new version of Android Auto has reached the production channel, with Google now rolling out build 7.8 to non-beta devices

 
Tesla Android Auto, Apple Carplay Hack Now Has Full Integration for All Tesla Vehicles
Tesla Android Auto, Apple Carplay Hack Now Has Full Integration for All Tesla Vehicles

27 Jun 2022, 10:50 UTC / The developer Michal Gapinski announced he was working on the Tesla Android Project in January, and things are evolving well.

 
A New Google Maps Alternative Is Now Available on Android Auto
A New Google Maps Alternative Is Now Available on Android Auto

26 Jun 2022, 21:22 UTC / A stable version of HERE WeGo with built-in Android Auto support is now available for download from the Google Play Store

 
Replacing Google Maps With Waze on Android Auto Could Soon Become the Only Option
Replacing Google Maps With Waze on Android Auto Could Soon Become the Only Option

24 Jun 2022, 21:01 UTC / Google Maps has become a very buggy navigation app on Android Auto, with more and more issues affecting the overall experience in the car

 
Google Finally Trying to Figure Out Why an Essential Android Auto Feature Is Broken Down
Google Finally Trying to Figure Out Why an Essential Android Auto Feature Is Broken Down

23 Jun 2022, 22:54 UTC / The company has started looking into reports that Google Assistant is no longer being able to make calls on Android Auto

 
Google Maps Update Fixes One Big Issue, Second One Still Wreaking Havoc on Android Auto
Google Maps Update Fixes One Big Issue, Second One Still Wreaking Havoc on Android Auto

22 Jun 2022, 21:54 UTC / The satellite mode bug that causes Google Maps to freeze on Android Auto is yet to be fixed by the Mountain View-based tech giant

 
Android Auto for Phones Is Dead, Long Live the Driving Mode
Android Auto for Phones Is Dead, Long Live the Driving Mode

21 Jun 2022, 22:04 UTC / Google has finally retired Android Auto for Phone Screens, and now the company is advertising driving mode as the best alternative

 
Google Kills Off Android Auto for Phones Once and For All
Google Kills Off Android Auto for Phones Once and For All

20 Jun 2022, 22:19 UTC / The search giant has retired Android Auto for Phone Screens, now telling users to switch to the Google Assistant driving mode

 
Google Quietly Releases Highly Anticipated Google Maps Update on Android
Google Quietly Releases Highly Anticipated Google Maps Update on Android

20 Jun 2022, 21:23 UTC / A new version of Google Maps is now available for Android devices, and as it turns out, it resolves the dark mode problems on Android Auto

 
New Google Maps Update for Android Now Available, Major Bug Still Not Fixed
New Google Maps Update for Android Now Available, Major Bug Still Not Fixed

16 Jun 2022, 22:30 UTC / A new version of Google Maps has recently been released to Android devices, but the dark mode glitch still appears to be there

 
Sony Launches Two New Receivers With Wireless Android Auto and CarPlay Support
Sony Launches Two New Receivers With Wireless Android Auto and CarPlay Support

12 Jun 2022, 22:14 UTC / The company has recently announced the XAV-AX6000 and the XAV-AX4000, both of which will go on sale later this year starting at $700 and $600, respectively

 
There’s No Reason to Be Excited About the New-Generation CarPlay
There’s No Reason to Be Excited About the New-Generation CarPlay

12 Jun 2022, 10:53 UTC / Apple has recently announced what it describes as a new-generation CarPlay experience that will be available in new cars

 
How to Fix the Google Maps Dark Mode Bug on Android Auto
How to Fix the Google Maps Dark Mode Bug on Android Auto

12 Jun 2022, 08:04 UTC / Google Maps always starts with the dark mode enabled on Android Auto; the fix is much easier than you’d be tempted to believe

 
Not Much But More Than Nothing: Widespread Google Maps Bug Gets Google’s Attention
Not Much But More Than Nothing: Widespread Google Maps Bug Gets Google’s Attention

10 Jun 2022, 21:59 UTC / A member of the Android Auto team says that all the reports indicating Google Maps is stuck in the dark mode are now looked into

 
It’s OK to Hate the Google Maps Dark Mode on Android Auto
It’s OK to Hate the Google Maps Dark Mode on Android Auto

8 Jun 2022, 21:21 UTC / And it’s all because the dark mode keeps coming back, no matter if you want to use it or not; it all seems to be a widespread glitch for now