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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

 
BMW Will Add Android Automotive OS to Some Models from 2023
BMW Will Add Android Automotive OS to Some Models from 2023

29 Jun 2022, 12:04 UTC / Drivers of BMWs with Android Automotive will enjoy a unique, personalized digital experience, with regular updates to be deliver over-the-air

 
Android Automotive Cars Get CarPlay Support Because Really Why Not
Android Automotive Cars Get CarPlay Support Because Really Why Not

22 Jun 2022, 22:50 UTC / Polestar, one of the companies that have pioneered the adoption of Android Automotive, is bringing CarPlay to its models with a new software update

 
Google Maps Built Into Cars Goes Crazy, That’s Why We Need Waze
Google Maps Built Into Cars Goes Crazy, That’s Why We Need Waze

15 Jun 2022, 21:44 UTC / Google’s navigation app is apparently misbehaving on Android Automotive, as it sometimes repeats the last session for no clear reason

 
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

 
Apple Is Building the Android Automotive Rival Google Never Wanted
Apple Is Building the Android Automotive Rival Google Never Wanted

6 Jun 2022, 22:36 UTC / The iPhone maker has announced the evolved version of CarPlay that would be pre-installed on new vehicles starting next year

 
Apple Reveals the Upgraded Version of CarPlay
Apple Reveals the Upgraded Version of CarPlay

6 Jun 2022, 21:00 UTC / The company has announced that a modern version of CarPlay will go live later this year pre-loaded on new vehicles with more advanced capabilities

 
Vivaldi Browser Launches in More New-Generation Cars Because the Future Is Already Here
Vivaldi Browser Launches in More New-Generation Cars Because the Future Is Already Here

18 May 2022, 08:35 UTC / Vivaldi will be making its way to the new-gen models launched by Renault, with the browser to run natively on the OpenR Link system

 
Ford Delays Android Automotive Adoption, First F-150 Lightning Batch to Run SYNC 4
Ford Delays Android Automotive Adoption, First F-150 Lightning Batch to Run SYNC 4

26 Apr 2022, 21:02 UTC / The American carmaker says the move to Android Automotive will begin later this year, but exiting models wouldn’t be allowed to update

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

21 Apr 2022, 22:00 UTC / Sygic GPS Navigation can be installed on Android Automotive as well; the parent company promises several new-gen features in the coming updates

 
Android Automotive 11 Now Available for Polestar 2
Android Automotive 11 Now Available for Polestar 2

31 Mar 2022, 18:53 UTC / Software update P2.0 starts rolling out to the Polestar 2, and the biggest addition is the new version of Android Automotive

 
Google Under the Spotlight for Blocking the Switch from Google Maps in Cars
Google Under the Spotlight for Blocking the Switch from Google Maps in Cars

30 Mar 2022, 20:04 UTC / Google Maps is the one and only navigation app that’s available on Android Automotive, and the U.S. DOJ is looking into whether this is uncompetitive practice

 
Google Fixes a Small Part of the Android Auto – Android Automotive Confusion
Google Fixes a Small Part of the Android Auto – Android Automotive Confusion

22 Mar 2022, 22:24 UTC / The Mountain View-based search giant has designed a new logo for Android Automotive, and this make it clearer it’s not Android Auto

 
Android Automotive Will Let Users Install Beta Apps for Testing
Android Automotive Will Let Users Install Beta Apps for Testing

30 Jan 2022, 23:47 UTC / Google has recently announced that beta apps are available on Android Automotive, with users therefore allowed to help devs improve their software

 
Google Highlights the Customization Power of Android Automotive
Google Highlights the Customization Power of Android Automotive

29 Jan 2022, 00:26 UTC / The Mountain View-based search giant explains how Android Automotive can be used to create a fully customized experience in each car

 
More Big Apps Coming to Android Automotive
More Big Apps Coming to Android Automotive

28 Jan 2022, 23:01 UTC / Google has announced that it’s expanding Android Automotive support for more Points of Interests apps, and several launches are already in the queue

 
ABRP Is Getting a Major Update on Android Automotive, Most Problems Fixed
ABRP Is Getting a Major Update on Android Automotive, Most Problems Fixed

13 Jan 2022, 23:40 UTC / The developers of A Better Routeplanner, or ABRP, have announced a new major update for the app, this time specifically aimed at Android Automotive

 
Android Automotive Getting New-Gen Features Nobody Would Have Imagined 10 Years Ago
Android Automotive Getting New-Gen Features Nobody Would Have Imagined 10 Years Ago

7 Jan 2022, 23:21 UTC / Google has announced that Android Automotive will soon be updated with deeper access to vehicle functions, including lane-keeping assist

 
Google Reveals How Many People Use Android Auto These Days
Google Reveals How Many People Use Android Auto These Days

6 Jan 2022, 22:56 UTC / The search company has provided updated Android Auto adoption figures as part of its CES 2022 announcement earlier this week

 
One of the World’s Safest Carmakers to Offer Video App in Cars, Says There’s No Danger
One of the World’s Safest Carmakers to Offer Video App in Cars, Says There’s No Danger

6 Jan 2022, 10:44 UTC / Google will unlock YouTube for Android Automotive-equipped cars, the service to be available only when the car is stationary