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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 · By: Bogdan Popa / 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 · By: Bogdan Popa / 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 · By: Bogdan Popa / 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 · By: Bogdan Popa / 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 · By: Bogdan Popa / China-based electric vehicle manufacturer has released new statistics to emphasize just how important firmware updates are for the driving experience

 
Tesla Software Update 2020.40 Launched, Priority Bluetooth Device Included
Tesla Software Update 2020.40 Launched, Priority Bluetooth Device Included

1 Oct 2020, 07:48 UTC · By: Bogdan Popa / The carmaker has recently released a new software update for Tesla models, and this time there are two welcome features being added to its cars

 
Building Hacker-Proof Cars Is the Ambitious Goal of DARPA-Funded Project
Building Hacker-Proof Cars Is the Ambitious Goal of DARPA-Funded Project

30 Aug 2020, 10:03 UTC · By: Bogdan Popa / University of Michigan researchers will use a $1.8 million grant from DARPA to build a system that would block hackers from breaking into cars

 
Android Auto Music Skipping Bug Fix Now Available for Nissan Cars
Android Auto Music Skipping Bug Fix Now Available for Nissan Cars

2 Aug 2020, 08:38 UTC · By: Bogdan Popa / Software update for specific Nissan car models includes a highly anticipated fix for Android Auto skipping music all of a sudden regardless of the player

 
Volkswagen Finds Fix for Golf 8 eCall Problem, Deliveries Resume
Volkswagen Finds Fix for Golf 8 eCall Problem, Deliveries Resume

6 Jun 2020, 13:52 UTC · By: Daniel Patrascu / Volkswagen top instal a software update in the new Golf 8 to fix a problem with the online connectivity unit (OCU3) that allows eCall to communicate

 
Honda Releases OTA Software Update with Major Navigation, CarPlay Improvements
Honda Releases OTA Software Update with Major Navigation, CarPlay Improvements

2 May 2020, 10:49 UTC · By: Bogdan Popa / The new software version is 18AA-2071-001 and brings a long list of improvements, including a patch for the CarPlay connection issues

 
This Is How Tesla’s New Dashcam Viewer Is Going to Work
This Is How Tesla’s New Dashcam Viewer Is Going to Work

4 Apr 2020, 20:06 UTC · By: Bogdan Popa / More information emerges on Dashcam Viewer, the new Tesla feature that will let you watch cam footage right inside the car

 
Mazda Releases New Gracenote Update with a Rather Unexpected Bug
Mazda Releases New Gracenote Update with a Rather Unexpected Bug

3 Apr 2020, 20:40 UTC · By: Bogdan Popa / A new update to the Gracenote database is now available for download for Mazda owners, and installing it is possible via an USB drive

 
Now You Can Fart and Say Your Tesla Did It
Now You Can Fart and Say Your Tesla Did It

12 Feb 2019, 15:54 UTC · By: Daniel Patrascu / There are seven types of farts coming from a Tesla: Not a Fart, Short Shorts Ripper, Falcon Heavy, Ludicrous Fart, Neurastink, Boring Fart and I’m so Random

 
DIY: How to Update Your BMW iDrive System to the Newest Version [UPDATE]
DIY: How to Update Your BMW iDrive System to the Newest Version [UPDATE]

6 Feb 2013, 09:14 UTC · By: Gabriel Nica / These update files improve Bluetooth communication with the car's multimedia system for new mobile devices. They are easy to install and the whole process can be done in a matter of minutes. &...

 
Tesla Updates Software, Autopilot Gets Improved For Cars With AP 2.0 Hardware
Tesla Updates Software, Autopilot Gets Improved For Cars With AP 2.0 Hardware

31 Mar 2017, 14:15 UTC · By: Sebastian Toma / Tesla has uploaded the 8.1 software update to compatible vehicles. They will get an improved Autopilot system, which can operate Autosteer at up to 80 mph

 
Over 200 Million Cars Will Get Over-The-Air Updates By 2022, According To Study
Over 200 Million Cars Will Get Over-The-Air Updates By 2022, According To Study

7 Sep 2016, 16:32 UTC · By: Sebastian Toma / Tesla is the first automaker to implement an automatic over-the-air software update for its cars. It will be joined by many OEMs, a recent study shows

 
iDrive Update Released by BMW for Communication and Entertainment
iDrive Update Released by BMW for Communication and Entertainment

6 Feb 2013, 08:47 UTC · By: Gabriel Nica / Near the end of January, BMW released a new update for the iDrive system, in order to keep up with the growing number of new mobile devices on the market. This new update, released on 01.21.2013 ...

 
Honda Recalls 1.5 Million Accord, CR-V and Element Vehicles
Honda Recalls 1.5 Million Accord, CR-V and Element Vehicles

5 Aug 2011, 14:58 UTC · By: Alina Dumitrache / The North American division of Honda today announced a voluntary recall on three of its models, accounting for approximately 1.5 million vehicles. According to Honda, the problem has been identified...