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Something to think about as cars get crammed with more and more mobile technology.

Something to think about as cars get crammed with more and more mobile technology.

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Next you fire up Android Auto, you'll have the option to stream your Plex music library.

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The kind of input your system uses can make a big difference.

AAA recommends locking out some functions while driving.

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Vehicle hacking has been around for years.

Wherever there are computers, there are hackers.

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We still think buttons work just fine.

Gesture Control gets really futuristic.

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'Absolute positioning' means a touchpad that isn't a huge distraction.

Audi Virtual Cockpit is a great system, but Acura is bringing a lot more to the table with Precision Cockpit.

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Automaker teams with LG to rethink the car radio.

The two companies will develop new technology that will allow drivers to monitor their home automation systems.

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Android Auto will soon run entirely on your phone while offering the same features as if it were connected to your dash.

Tech is at the center of most new cars, but it's still giving owners trouble.

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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.

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Samsung revealed its own take on smarter vehicle tech, called Connect Auto.

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Cognitive Distractions Can Last As Long As 27 Seconds After A Task

Hands-free features in new cars can be just as distracting as handheld ones, and the potential problems vary by automaker.

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New J.D. Power Research Shows Which Features Go Unused

Automakers spending an inordinate amount of resources and time rushing emerging technology and connectivity options into new cars. A new survey shows a lot of customers don't want them.

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Verizon's Hum service will convert even your dodgy Dodge to a connected car, allowing you to monitor your vehicle via GPS and adding Bluetooth connectivity.

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Apple CarPlay, Android Auto Available Now In Showrooms

As Volkswagen seeks to regain footing in the United States, the company launches advanced driver-assist and connectivity features to most of its lineup of cars.

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We walk through the update process on a Ram 1500 to show what owners of the 1.4 million recalled FCA products can do to secure their infotainment systems.

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GM now has a patent for a cloud-based system to transfer personalization settings between vehicles, including the seating position, audio presets, contacts, and much more. The automaker sees useful applications for car sharing services and rental companies.