I See Right Through You, Navdy

It isn’t a flying car. It isn’t even a self-driving car. But still, the makers of Navdy claim that it feels like driving in the future. It’s Navdy, the aftermarket head-up display (HUD) device that is designed to let you use your phone while you drive without taking your eyes off the road. I could explain how it works, but it’s easiest if you just see for yourself: Similar to other … Continue reading

“iOS in the Car” Grows Up, Becomes “CarPlay”

The battle for mobile platform dominance in cars wages on. A recent post by Lara, Apple or Android?, discussed Google’s alliance with automakers to establish an Android-based standard. This came after Apple’s announcement of “iOS in the Car” back in June of 2013. But now Apple’s iOS-based standard is back in the news and with a much more Apple-esque name: CarPlay. Apple says that CarPlay will give drivers distraction-free access … Continue reading