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Tesla Will Finally Launch the Cloud-Profile Feature That Elon Musk Promised Five Years Ago
Tesla Will Finally Launch the Cloud-Profile Feature That Elon Musk Promised Five Years Ago

29 Jul 2022, 10:30 UTC / Tesla will launch cloud profiles with the future 2022.24 software update, a long-overdue feature promised by Elon Musk in 2017

 
Volvo's New OTA Update Targets iPhone Users With One Important Added Functionality
Volvo's New OTA Update Targets iPhone Users With One Important Added Functionality

25 Jul 2022, 08:21 UTC / Set to become available to users in 14 new markets, Volvo's latest over-the-air software update makes the company's vehicles smarter

 
Tesla Cars Gain Ability To Scan for Potholes and Adjust the Suspension to Road Conditions
Tesla Cars Gain Ability To Scan for Potholes and Adjust the Suspension to Road Conditions

4 Jul 2022, 17:47 UTC / The Latest Tesla OTA update brings the ability to map the potholes and automatically adjust the suspension to help mitigate rough road conditions

 
Updating Android Auto: How to Install New Versions Manually
Updating Android Auto: How to Install New Versions Manually

2 May 2022, 23:24 UTC / Here is everything you need to know about updating Android Auto to the latest version without waiting for the Play Store rollout

 
Rivian R1T Gains 500-Amps Charging Capability With the Latest Software Update
Rivian R1T Gains 500-Amps Charging Capability With the Latest Software Update

27 Apr 2022, 09:41 UTC / The latest OTA update for the Rivian R1T has brought a slight bump in charging speed, with the peak charging current of 500 A up from 450 A

 
Tesla 2022.12.1 Update Brings Back One of the Most Popular Customization Options
Tesla 2022.12.1 Update Brings Back One of the Most Popular Customization Options

12 Apr 2022, 18:48 UTC / Tesla's latest OTA update brings new optimizations, but users will be most thrilled to learn that the bottom bar customization option is back in the menu

 
Tesla's Latest OTA Reveals That Range Estimates Will Take Wind Into Account
Tesla's Latest OTA Reveals That Range Estimates Will Take Wind Into Account

18 Mar 2022, 13:33 UTC / The latest OTA update revealed interesting features are coming to Tesla vehicles, including range calculation that takes into account wind speed and air density

 
Tesla's V11 Software Update Has a Few Issues, Not Just a Light Show
Tesla's V11 Software Update Has a Few Issues, Not Just a Light Show

4 Jan 2022, 01:47 UTC / Many Tesla owners are not exactly happy with the UI changes brought by the V11 Holiday Update. They find it difficult tu get to some day-to-day features

 
Tesla Holiday Update Brings Light Show, Lots of Goodies To Model 3 and Model Y
Tesla Holiday Update Brings Light Show, Lots of Goodies To Model 3 and Model Y

21 Dec 2021, 09:22 UTC / This year's Holiday Update includes more than a few surprises for the Tesla Model 3 and Model Y owners, with a redesigned UI and the Light Show from Model X

 
New Update Allows Your Tesla Car To Know When the Tires Are Worn Out
New Update Allows Your Tesla Car To Know When the Tires Are Worn Out

14 Dec 2021, 17:18 UTC / A new update allows your Tesla car to know when the tires are wearing unevenly or when the tread depth is too low. This is the magic behind the new function.

 
Forza Horizon 5 Hotfix Patches Existing Exploits To Stop Cheating Players
Forza Horizon 5 Hotfix Patches Existing Exploits To Stop Cheating Players

17 Nov 2021, 23:32 UTC / After numerous exploits allowed players to buy cars that weren't for sale, get free credits and XP, the first Forza Horizon 5 patch aims to stop it all

 
Mysterious Google Maps Update Now Available on iPhone and CarPlay
Mysterious Google Maps Update Now Available on iPhone and CarPlay

23 Sep 2021, 05:40 UTC / A new Google Maps version has launched for Apple users, and while a changelog hasn’t been provided, there’s a chance it includes iOS 15 support

 
New Waze Update Launches on iPhone and CarPlay with a Critical Fix
New Waze Update Launches on iPhone and CarPlay with a Critical Fix

30 Aug 2021, 04:58 UTC / Waze app version 4.77 is now available for download on iPhone, bringing an important fix that concerns the speed indicator on the screen

 
Porsche Confirms 43,000 Taycans Recall But Does Not Name It As Such
Porsche Confirms 43,000 Taycans Recall But Does Not Name It As Such

2 Jul 2021, 13:06 UTC / The German carmaker said only that the EVs will have to go through a software update in the company’s workshops worldwide.

 
VW Announces OTA Updates for ID.3 and ID.4, Promises New Releases Every 3 Months
VW Announces OTA Updates for ID.3 and ID.4, Promises New Releases Every 3 Months

4 Mar 2021, 09:45 UTC / Volkswagen has officially announced that ID.3 and ID.4 models sold in Europe will be provided with OTA updates going forward

 
Volvo Announces OTA Update for XC40 Recharge, Android Getting Some Love Too
Volvo Announces OTA Update for XC40 Recharge, Android Getting Some Love Too

26 Feb 2021, 10:07 UTC / For the first time ever, Volvo has started rolling out software updates over the air for the XC40 Recharge electric car, with the initial release available now

 
Android Auto Bug Plaguing Nissan Cars as Owners Are Losing Their Patience
Android Auto Bug Plaguing Nissan Cars as Owners Are Losing Their Patience

26 Feb 2021, 08:07 UTC / An Android auto music skipping problem on Nissan cars is still plaguing certain models, with users complaining of the dealership experience

 
Polestar Announces OTA Updates, New Cloud-Based Safety Feature
Polestar Announces OTA Updates, New Cloud-Based Safety Feature

25 Feb 2021, 09:09 UTC / Polestar will use over-the-air (OTA) updates for the Polestar 2, thus allowing owners to install the latest software without dealership visits

 
2020 Chevrolet, Cadillac, Buick, GMC Models Get OTA Update with Tons of Fixes
2020 Chevrolet, Cadillac, Buick, GMC Models Get OTA Update with Tons of Fixes

12 Nov 2020, 08:52 UTC / General Motors has released an OTA software update for several model year 2020 vehicles, and the changelog includes lots of fixes

 
Chinese EV Maker Shows the Industry How It’s Done with 39 Major Firmware Updates
Chinese EV Maker Shows the Industry How It’s Done with 39 Major Firmware Updates

11 Nov 2020, 10:28 UTC / China-based electric vehicle manufacturer has released new statistics to emphasize just how important firmware updates are for the driving experience