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Kia Patches the "Kia Boyz" Patch, "Updated Upgrade" Now Available
Kia Patches the "Kia Boyz" Patch, "Updated Upgrade" Now Available

15 Oct 2023, 09:44 UTC · By: Bogdan Popa / Kia has started reaching out to some customers to inform them that a new software update is supposed to actually end the Kia Boyz madness

 
Rivian Overhauls User Interface, Adds New Features With Upcoming Halloween Software Update
Rivian Overhauls User Interface, Adds New Features With Upcoming Halloween Software Update

5 Oct 2023, 10:05 UTC · By: Cristian Agatie / Rivian is testing a major software update in preparation for Halloween, bringing many new features and an overhauled user interface

 
Hyundai Finally Announces Wireless Android Auto and CarPlay Software Update
Hyundai Finally Announces Wireless Android Auto and CarPlay Software Update

21 Sep 2023, 21:16 UTC · By: Bogdan Popa / The carmaker will release a software update to enable wireless mobile phone projection in certain vehicles; no ETA is available now

 
GM Wants to Use a BitTorrent-Like System to Update Cars on the Go
GM Wants to Use a BitTorrent-Like System to Update Cars on the Go

20 Sep 2023, 17:37 UTC · By: Bogdan Popa / New technology patented by General Motors describes a way to deliver software updates to vehicles using vehicle-to-vehicle communications

 
Tesla Cracks Down on Audio Mods To Unlock Premium Audio Speakers in the Model 3 RWD
Tesla Cracks Down on Audio Mods To Unlock Premium Audio Speakers in the Model 3 RWD

22 Aug 2023, 17:29 UTC · By: Cristian Agatie / Owners who installed a hardware upgrade kit to unlock Premium Audio in Tesla Model 3 RWD experienced degraded sound after the 2023.26.7 update

 
Rivian Adds One-Touch-Garage Opener, EVGo Plug&Charge and More With the 2023.30.00 Update
Rivian Adds One-Touch-Garage Opener, EVGo Plug&Charge and More With the 2023.30.00 Update

10 Aug 2023, 11:24 UTC · By: Cristian Agatie / Rivian sent the 2023-30.00 update to internal testers with significant improvements, including one-touch garage, plug&charge, and navigation enhancements

 
Tesla Introduced the Ability To Lower Ventilation Fan Speed While on a Call
Tesla Introduced the Ability To Lower Ventilation Fan Speed While on a Call

1 Aug 2023, 17:25 UTC · By: Cristian Agatie / Tesla 2023.26 update introduced several undocumented improvements, including lowering the ventilation fan speed while on a call and pausing the PWS sound

 
As Tesla Update 2023.26.1 Installs on Customer Vehicles, Multi-Camera View Disappoints
As Tesla Update 2023.26.1 Installs on Customer Vehicles, Multi-Camera View Disappoints

19 Jul 2023, 12:27 UTC · By: Cristian Agatie / The 2023.26.1 update is rolling out to Tesla customer vehicles with many new features, including the half-baked Multi-Camera View feature

 
Rivian Will Support More Phone Keys, Improve Range Estimates With a New Software Update
Rivian Will Support More Phone Keys, Improve Range Estimates With a New Software Update

14 Jul 2023, 15:14 UTC · By: Cristian Agatie / A new software update, number 2023.26.00, is now tested with new features, such as the ability to add more phone keys, improved range estimates, and more

 
You Can Now Control Your Tesla's Wipers Using the Steering Wheel Buttons
You Can Now Control Your Tesla's Wipers Using the Steering Wheel Buttons

13 Jul 2023, 13:16 UTC · By: Cristian Agatie / Tesla added the ability to control the wipers from the steering wheel buttons with the 2023.20 update, a welcome update for the notoriously patchy Tesla wipers

 
Tesla Adds Multi-View Camera, Charge on Solar, and More in a Feature-Packed Update
Tesla Adds Multi-View Camera, Charge on Solar, and More in a Feature-Packed Update

3 Jul 2023, 11:53 UTC · By: Cristian Agatie / Tesla 2023.26 update brings many new features, including multi-view support in the Tesla app for Sentry Mode, Charge on Solar, and support for PS5 controllers

 
New Rivian OTA Update Solves Annoying Issues With Highway Assist
New Rivian OTA Update Solves Annoying Issues With Highway Assist

20 Jun 2023, 12:58 UTC · By: Cristian Agatie / Rivian issues an update to solve the annoying bug that made Highway Assist shut off when encountering overhead toll stations

 
Tesla Adds the Ability To Track Tire Wear in Upcoming 2023.20 Software Update
Tesla Adds the Ability To Track Tire Wear in Upcoming 2023.20 Software Update

31 May 2023, 11:14 UTC · By: Cristian Agatie / Tesla continuously adds features to its fleet, and one coming soon will allow owners to track tire wear to know when it's time to replace the tires

 
Tesla 2023.12.9 Update Offers an Important Safety Feature, Basic Support for HW4 Cars
Tesla 2023.12.9 Update Offers an Important Safety Feature, Basic Support for HW4 Cars

18 May 2023, 10:19 UTC · By: Cristian Agatie / Tesla rolled out the 2023.12.9 update bringing support for HW4 cars in China and an important change to the Stopping Mode aimed at boosting safety

 
Rivian Issues Bug-Fixing Update To Address Loss of Performance With the Previous Build
Rivian Issues Bug-Fixing Update To Address Loss of Performance With the Previous Build

16 May 2023, 08:54 UTC · By: Cristian Agatie / Rivian update 2023.14.00 introduced many new features but also several bugs, which are now addressed with the 2023.18.00 software update

 
Rivian Owners Encountered Problems With the Latest Update, Support Team Was Not Helpful
Rivian Owners Encountered Problems With the Latest Update, Support Team Was Not Helpful

4 May 2023, 17:14 UTC · By: Cristian Agatie / Rivian update 2023.14.00, which was pushed to vehicles earlier this week, brought some headaches to owners, with some being locked out of their cars

 
Audi Q4 E-Tron Finally Gets Coveted OTA Update Feature With Software Version 3.2
Audi Q4 E-Tron Finally Gets Coveted OTA Update Feature With Software Version 3.2

14 Mar 2023, 15:14 UTC · By: Cristian Agatie / Audi has updated all Q4 e-tron and Q4 Sportback e-tron fleet to the software version 3.2, which allows OTA updates for the first time

 
Model X Owner Claims Tesla Service Center Messed Up His Car To Sell Him Expensive Upgrades
Model X Owner Claims Tesla Service Center Messed Up His Car To Sell Him Expensive Upgrades

13 Mar 2023, 17:19 UTC · By: Cristian Agatie / One Tesla Model X owner reported that Service Center updated his car to an unsupported software version to force him into buying an expensive computer upgrade

 
Rivian Pulls Software Update That Offered Improved Range and New Features
Rivian Pulls Software Update That Offered Improved Range and New Features

9 Feb 2023, 19:29 UTC · By: Cristian Agatie / Rivian has rolled out and then pulled the 2023.02.03 software update that promised to increase R1T and R1S range and add new convenience features

 
Want New BMW Software? Don't Park on a Hill and Don't Leave the Car in the Cold
Want New BMW Software? Don't Park on a Hill and Don't Leave the Car in the Cold

1 Feb 2023, 23:18 UTC · By: Florin Amariei / Trying to understand today‚Äôs technologies and the interconnected world can be a challenge. For example, you may end up with a confusing problem like this one