One of the great things about technology is – with the exception of Apple products – consumers get more for their money every year. For example, the first 1GB USB drive I bought in 2005 cost me $30. Today you can get 10 for that price, delivered to your door thanks to Amazon. The same goes for car tech.
It will be available in the U.S., U.K. and Germany.
Engadget shakes down the new Zero Touch with Alexa support.
Inrix is developing an Alexa virtual assistant for carmakers. Who will use the system is an open question right now.
A hacker has managed to link up his Amazon Echo so that all he has to do is mutter a few words and his GMC will start up. Welcome to the future, kids.
Startup Mosaic is preparing software that lets a Tesla Model S 'respond' to voice-activated commands that move through Amazon Alexa.