Cars

‪Volkswagen‬ now have a ‪Apple‬ Watch app

‪Volkswagen‬ now have a ‪Apple‬ Watch app

A few car manufacturers are jumping on the Apple Watch band wagon, BMW or instance already has an app for their electric range of cars to check the battery level and more. Now the next company is Volkswagen, its new Car-Net app is coming soon to the Apple Watch and it will feature handy statistics and information about the users car, such as the fuel or battery level. More features for […]

Tesla launches new battery for homes

Tesla launches new battery for homes

The electric car company, Tesla has become a bi word for electric vehicles and now they are delving into the world of battery power for homes. We rely on electricity all the time so Tesla’s new Powerwall is looking to provide and elegant solution for when the power does go off in outages and heat waves. Powerwall uses the same long-lasting technology which is used in the Model S and […]

New ‪Tesla‬ Roadster can now go 400 miles on one charge

New ‪Tesla‬ Roadster can now go 400 miles on one charge

The new Model D electric car from Tesla may be one of the most popular electric cars on the market, but Tesla’s new updated model can go almost four hundred miles on one charge. Elon Musk, the Tesla CEO tweeted out on Christmas that the updated Tesla Roadster will “enable non-stop travel from LA to SF – almost 400 mile range.” Along with more details published on the Tesla blog, […]

CarPlay in a Ferrari FF

CarPlay now uses the MFi hardware development

CarPlay, which is Apple’s in-car infotainment system has recently starting appearing with aftermarket systems such as Pioneer and Alpine. Now, Apple has released a set of manufacturing and specification guidelines for building hardware. It will use the Made-for-iPhone/iPad/iPod (MFi) scheme. Within the guidelines, Apple has stated that only in-dash units are permitted. Other specs such as a minimum of a 6-inch screen, with a resolution of 800 x 480 and 30Hz […]

‎Apple’s CarPlay to come to Volkswagen models by 2016

‎Apple’s CarPlay to come to Volkswagen models by 2016

Apple and Volkswagen are in talks on bringing the in-car solution to Volkswagen models by 2016 – one of the manufactures which didn’t partner with Apple first. An official announcement from both Volkswagen and Apple is to be expected within a few months, details on which models will be compatible is unknown. 9to5Mac report that the system will be available for 2016 models not next years 2015 versions. Volkswagen did join […]