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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

 
Recent Android Auto Update Is Bad News for an Essential Feature
Recent Android Auto Update Is Bad News for an Essential Feature

7 Jun 2022, 21:18 UTC / One of the most recent Android Auto updates is said to be breaking down the phone calls that are initiated by Google Assistant

 
Getting a Wireless Android Auto Adapter Should Theoretically Be Easier Now (Not Really)
Getting a Wireless Android Auto Adapter Should Theoretically Be Easier Now (Not Really)

6 Jun 2022, 21:52 UTC / While the makers of AAWireless are working on a dedicated online store, Motorola’s MA1 adapter is now available at Best Buy as well

 
Google Apparently Had No Idea a Top Google Maps Feature Was Removed
Google Apparently Had No Idea a Top Google Maps Feature Was Removed

6 Jun 2022, 04:57 UTC / The satellite view that is bundled with Google Maps on all platforms is no longer available on Android Auto; Google is asking for more information

 
First Android Auto 7.8 Version Now Available for Download
First Android Auto 7.8 Version Now Available for Download

4 Jun 2022, 21:29 UTC / The very first beta build of Android Auto 7.8 can now be manually installed on Android devices that aren’t enrolled in the program

 
With Android 13 on the Radar, Android Auto on Android 12 Is Still a Huge Mess
With Android 13 on the Radar, Android Auto on Android 12 Is Still a Huge Mess

4 Jun 2022, 10:29 UTC / A bug that was first reported back in October seems to be ignored by Google, despite making it impossible to run Android Auto on Android 12

 
Essential Google Maps Feature No Longer Available on Android Auto
Essential Google Maps Feature No Longer Available on Android Auto

3 Jun 2022, 21:21 UTC / Google Maps users have discovered that the satellite mode isn’t available anymore following a recent Android Auto update

 
Highly Anticipated Android Auto Update Is Now Available for All Users
Highly Anticipated Android Auto Update Is Now Available for All Users

1 Jun 2022, 03:50 UTC / A new Android Auto update is up for grabs for all users through the Google Play Store; this update includes one major fix

 
This Critical Google Maps Crash on Android Auto Really Shouldn’t Be Ignored
This Critical Google Maps Crash on Android Auto Really Shouldn’t Be Ignored

31 May 2022, 10:07 UTC / Users who are running Google Maps on Android Auto discovered that the application freezes when enabling the satellite view

 
Getting the AAWireless Android Auto Adapter Will Soon Be a Lot Easier
Getting the AAWireless Android Auto Adapter Will Soon Be a Lot Easier

30 May 2022, 20:04 UTC / AAWireless will soon have its very own website and online store, with supply problems also slowly but surely being resolved

 
Google Is Getting Ready to Kill Off Android Auto for Phones Once and for All
Google Is Getting Ready to Kill Off Android Auto for Phones Once and for All

28 May 2022, 05:55 UTC / Older versions of Android Auto for phones are now displaying a notification that the application will stop working completely

 
Android Auto? More Like Lagdroid Auto, Users Claim
Android Auto? More Like Lagdroid Auto, Users Claim

27 May 2022, 04:19 UTC / One of the most recent problems encountered on Android Auto makes the app so slow it’s nearly impossible to run, based on user reports

 
Google Maps and Waze: Three Features Both Need Right Now
Google Maps and Waze: Three Features Both Need Right Now

26 May 2022, 18:37 UTC / While Google Maps and Waze are both super-advanced navigation apps, they still need extra improvements in several key areas

 
Google Maps Alternative Gets Huge Update With New Android Auto Features
Google Maps Alternative Gets Huge Update With New Android Auto Features

24 May 2022, 21:19 UTC / MapFactor Navigator has received another major pack of improvements, and this time, Android Auto goodies are also included

 
After Android Auto’s Major Overhaul, It’s Time for Apple to Update CarPlay as Well
After Android Auto’s Major Overhaul, It’s Time for Apple to Update CarPlay as Well

21 May 2022, 09:24 UTC / And the timing is just perfect: the upcoming WWDC, as well as the debut of a new iOS version in the fall, could pave the way for a new CarPlay

 
New Device Promises an Easy Upgrade from Android Auto to Full Android
New Device Promises an Easy Upgrade from Android Auto to Full Android

19 May 2022, 21:20 UTC / StreamBox is a new concept that could help bring full Android capabilities to a car where Android Auto support is already available

 
New Crashes Rocking the Android Auto World, Just Don’t Blame Google This Time
New Crashes Rocking the Android Auto World, Just Don’t Blame Google This Time

18 May 2022, 22:03 UTC / Android users have recently come across what looks to be a new problem on Android Auto, but this time, it’s not the app that’s causing it

 
Recent Android Auto Update Isn’t Exactly Good News for All Users
Recent Android Auto Update Isn’t Exactly Good News for All Users

15 May 2022, 21:51 UTC / Some of those who installed the most recent Android Auto updates claim they ended up struggling with an awkward freezing that can’t be fixed