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Samsung SmartThings on Android Auto Demo Brings Both Good News and Bad News
Samsung SmartThings on Android Auto Demo Brings Both Good News and Bad News

22 Jan 2021, 12:29 UTC · By: Bogdan Popa / Samsung has officially released Android Auto support for SmartThings, giving users the power to control their homes from the car

 
Android Auto Lost Its Best Music App, Got a Painfully Slow Alternative in Return
Android Auto Lost Its Best Music App, Got a Painfully Slow Alternative in Return

22 Jan 2021, 09:24 UTC · By: Bogdan Popa / This is what users claim about YouTube Music when running the app on Android Auto; Google Play Music was retired last year

 
If You Think CarPlay Is Better Than Android Auto, Just Try to Fix This Bug
If You Think CarPlay Is Better Than Android Auto, Just Try to Fix This Bug

21 Jan 2021, 07:30 UTC · By: Bogdan Popa / The most recent iPhone update is now blamed for additional problems with CarPlay, as some users say the head unit no longer detects the phone

 
This Android Auto Bug Is a Demonstration of How to Ruin a Useful Application
This Android Auto Bug Is a Demonstration of How to Ruin a Useful Application

21 Jan 2021, 05:48 UTC · By: Bogdan Popa / Yet another Android Auto problem discovered, this time affecting the way users listen to the radio when the app is running on the screen

 
Android Auto Voice Assistant Issue Finally Under Investigation
Android Auto Voice Assistant Issue Finally Under Investigation

20 Jan 2021, 14:59 UTC · By: Bogdan Popa / The Android Auto team at Google is now looking into the issue causing Google Assistant on Android Auto to fail to understand commands

 
Google Says It Fixed One of the Biggest Problems in Android Auto
Google Says It Fixed One of the Biggest Problems in Android Auto

20 Jan 2021, 04:59 UTC · By: Bogdan Popa / Android Auto sometimes reads text messages in a different language, and Google says it has introduced more improvements for users

 
The Mysterious Android Auto “Error 7” And How to Fix It Once and for All
The Mysterious Android Auto “Error 7” And How to Fix It Once and for All

19 Jan 2021, 09:07 UTC · By: Bogdan Popa / Some Android Auto users are hitting an unexpected “error 7” that really doesn’t say a lot about what’s going on and how to fix it

 
Google Confirms Google Maps Notification Problem Driving Android Users Insane
Google Confirms Google Maps Notification Problem Driving Android Users Insane

19 Jan 2021, 07:17 UTC · By: Bogdan Popa / Closing Google Maps has become quite a struggle on some devices, as the notification doesn’t go away, no matter how hard you try

 
Apple CarPlay “Tesla Model 3” Concept Looks Like the Perfect Android Auto Killer
Apple CarPlay “Tesla Model 3” Concept Looks Like the Perfect Android Auto Killer

19 Jan 2021, 05:30 UTC · By: Bogdan Popa / Concept artist envisions an upgraded Apple CarPlay version running on a 15-inch display similar to the one installed in the Model 3

 
Samsung Releases Major Software Update for Android Auto Users
Samsung Releases Major Software Update for Android Auto Users

19 Jan 2021, 05:01 UTC · By: Bogdan Popa / Samsung SmartThings now supports Android Auto, and users can add up to six devices they can control right from the head unit in their cars

 
An Easy Way to Prevent Android Auto From Blasting Music After Disconnecting
An Easy Way to Prevent Android Auto From Blasting Music After Disconnecting

18 Jan 2021, 08:25 UTC · By: Bogdan Popa / Bug causes Android Auto to start playing music at random times even after disconnecting the phone; Google says it’s currently investigating

 
Android Auto Plagued by New 2021 Disconnect Bug, No Fix in Version 6.0
Android Auto Plagued by New 2021 Disconnect Bug, No Fix in Version 6.0

18 Jan 2021, 06:01 UTC · By: Bogdan Popa / Android Auto users say the app has started to disconnect randomly lately, with the whole thing happening regardless of phone model

 
Android Auto Is Finally Getting the Love (And Features) It Deserves
Android Auto Is Finally Getting the Love (And Features) It Deserves

17 Jan 2021, 19:00 UTC · By: Bogdan Popa / Google is currently giving the finishing touches to several major improvements for Android Auto, with the release to happen this year

 
Google Silently Releases Massive Google Maps Update for Some Users
Google Silently Releases Massive Google Maps Update for Some Users

17 Jan 2021, 09:58 UTC · By: Bogdan Popa / The Mountain View-based search giant has started rolling out refreshed Google Maps street-level details in some regions across the world

 
The Right Cable Is All It Takes to Fix One of the Biggest Android Auto Issues
The Right Cable Is All It Takes to Fix One of the Biggest Android Auto Issues

17 Jan 2021, 09:30 UTC · By: Bogdan Popa / Some Pixel 5 owners claim that replacing the cable with a new one purchased from Google gets Android Auto up and running on the Pixel 5

 
Samsung Says It Won’t Take Long Before Your Android Phone Becomes a Car Key
Samsung Says It Won’t Take Long Before Your Android Phone Becomes a Car Key

16 Jan 2021, 11:36 UTC · By: Bogdan Popa / The South Korean company says it plans to release the update enabling the Galaxy S21 to double as a car key in the summer

 
Samsung Announces Upgraded Android Auto Experience With Major New Features
Samsung Announces Upgraded Android Auto Experience With Major New Features

15 Jan 2021, 11:45 UTC · By: Bogdan Popa / The South Korean company says it’s now more committed to improving the experience with Android Auto; SmartThings also coming to the car

 
New Big Android Auto Change Discovered Ahead of Official Launch
New Big Android Auto Change Discovered Ahead of Official Launch

15 Jan 2021, 04:59 UTC · By: Bogdan Popa / Android Auto to get new car-themed wallpapers, and Google has already included them in the recently-released version 6.0

 
Google Releases Highly Anticipated Android Auto 6.0 Update
Google Releases Highly Anticipated Android Auto 6.0 Update

14 Jan 2021, 04:56 UTC · By: Bogdan Popa / Android Auto 6.0 is now available for download as the very first update of the year; it still comes with a generic changelog though

 
Google Wants the World to Know It’s Working on a Big New Google Maps Feature
Google Wants the World to Know It’s Working on a Big New Google Maps Feature

13 Jan 2021, 04:59 UTC · By: Bogdan Popa / The search giant turns to its main Twitter accounts to highlight the new driving mode, currently available in preview in the U.S.