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    DashCommand update integrates with Pioneer AppRadio

    DashCommand for Windows, Android and iOS has been around for a while, but the most recent update for the iPhone allows you to view all the OBD-II-sourced data directly on your Pioneer AppRadio. As we've said before, the real draw of the AppRadio isn't just its 6.1-inch, capacitive multi-touch ...

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    Pioneer MIXTRAX embeds mediocre DJ in your car stereo [w/video]

    Pioneer is set to introduce a new functionality to a few of its stereos – including the much-hyped AppRadio – that mixes the songs on your iPhone, iPod or USB drive on the fly. By measuring beats per minute and other data, MIXTRAX can supposedly beat-match and add effects and ...

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    Official: Pioneer bringing Siri-like control to the car

    The problem with most voice-recognition systems in modern cars is the stilted, unnatural commands required to execute even the simplest functions. Cadillac is supposedly working on bringing more natural voice commands to market with CUE, but Pioneer and its new Zypr voice-to-cloud platform aims ...

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    Pandora integration comes to the 2012 Scion xB

    The 2012 Scion xB will begin rolling into dealerships next month, and while there's not much in the way of upgrades to the exterior, interior or powertrain, two new stereo options are included in the boxy package. The standard xB's Pioneer head unit is now equipped with HD Radio, allowing ...

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    Pioneer debuts first augmented reality navigation system

    Pioneer's AVIC-VH09CS has all the techie trappings you'd expect from an in-dash navigation system: A seven-inch LCD, DVD and CD player, USB and SD card slots, and Bluetooth connectivity. But what sets it apart is the addition of the Augmented Reality (AR) Scouter Mode. The double-din head-unit ...

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    Pioneer developing iPhone-like multitouch head-unit

    Our compatriots over at CrunchGear got themselves an impressive little exclusive in the form of the Pioneer AppRadio. The aftermarket double-din head-unit (model number SPH-DA01) is an iPhone or iPod Touch user's automotive dream, complete with a 6.1-inch capacitive multitouch screen, home ...

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    Pioneer using WiMax to send content to your car

    Pioneer's prototype mobile network AV playback system - Click above to view the video after the jump
    With so many infotainment devices being created, we're beginning to wonder what people are actually doing in their cars -- or rather, if they ever get out of their cars. Pioneer has thrown another ...

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    REPORT: Honda to invest in Pioneer electronics

    In spite of Honda's $2.91 billion Q1 loss, the Japanese marque knows the investment show must go on, and it's reported to be finalizing a stake in Pioneer. The Japanese electronics maker is shutting down its home electronics division, which has been losing money for years, in order to focus on ...

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    CES 2008: Pioneer takes on SYNC with LINC

    Pioneer says its newest GPS unit, the memorably-named AVIC-F500BT (fondly called the AVIC LINC by its creators), "changes the face of navigation." Foremost, it's an in-dash GPS device bringing everything you expect from a high-end direction-finder. In addition to those standard features, the ...

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    Thanks for the massive debt, here's a Jeep: Buy a log cabin, get a Wrangler

    Just as the Prius is an essential piece of kit if you desire to wrap yourself in the color green, if being ever-ready is what you'd like to exude, buy a house. Not just any house, mind you - that'd be like a Greenie stripped of their Starbucks intravenous drip, Livestrong bracelet, and Macintosh ...

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    Chicago Auto Show: Scion's xB gets bigger and less boxy (w/ VIDEO!)

    click above image to view XX high-resolution images of the redesigned Scion xB var digg_url = ''; Scion VP Mark Templin claims that his company is more in touch with its buyers than any other brand, and what xB owners wanted ...

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    Nav system in Zephyr rated best in the biz

    Having reviewed many vehicles in my day, I can tell you unequivocally that not all satellite navigation systems are created equal. Just checking the sat nav box on the options sheet doesn't guarantee you'll be getting a system that's easy to use and will get you where you want to go. Those who know ...

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    Redesign Our Business Cards Contest - Update 2

    We couldn't be more surprised and impressed at the response we've gotten to the Autoblog Redesign Our Business Cards Contest. About 38 people have entered the contest so far, but even more amazing is that we have over 100 submissions! It seems that a pair of Pioneer AVIC-D2 satellite navigation ...

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    Redesign Our Business Cards Contest - Update 1

    After two days, we have received submissions from 24 readers for the Redesign Our Business Cards Contest, with many submitting multiple entries already. Some people are using the two Pioneer AVIC-D2 satellite navigation systems we've put up as prizes for motivation, but many of you have also told ...


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