Google Assistant on Android Auto giving users a “double beep”

Google Assistant and Android Auto have not been best friends for a while now, especially when the former “muted itself” over Bluetooth for some users. But now it looks like users are facing a different kind of issue as the virtual assistant is not responding to the voice commands given …

Android Auto Wireless ready for a few Samsung Galaxy devices

Android Auto Wireless has been available for a number of devices but it hasn’t reached Samsung phones. Only Google’s old Nexus and Pixel phones are capable of running the app. Not that there are device requirements but the tech giant hasn’t really made the app available for other units. We …

Amazon Echo Auto review: Alexa just doesn’t deliver as a co-pilot

Amazon’s strategy of putting Alexa everywhere is hampered by one key fact: It doesn’t make a phone. That means Alexa’s influence is severely hampered as soon as we leave our houses. To help close that gap, Amazon has made Echo Auto, a dashboard device that brings Alexa into your car. …

Sony dévoile un écran GPS avec CarPlay et Android Auto

C’est un appareil répondant au doux nom de Sony XAV-AX8000 qui a été présenté par la firme nippone. Un accessoire doté d’un grand écran 9 pouces permettant d’accéder aux fonctionnalités basiques mais indispensables proposées par ce genre d’appareil : itinéraire, musique, consultation des messages etc. Le Sony XAV-AX8000 a juste …

La dernière version d’Android Auto se paye un coup de jeune et se déploie timidement

Crédits : 9to5GoogleAndroid Auto s’est refait une beauté. Il faut dire que le logiciel, qui permet de bénéficier de l’OS de Google adapté à l’utilisation en voiture, faisait un peu vieillot. Ce dernier permet notamment de répondre à vos appels, naviguer grâce à Maps ou encore écouter vos tubes préférés. …

Android Auto gets updated with better navigation, visibility

Google is introducing several new changes to the Android Auto platform. Last month’s update brought a redesigned UI and dark mode. It followed the new look and new interface introduced back in May, as well as, several changes to Android Auto apps. Today, we’re presented with several new functions and …

Android Auto updated brings redesigned UI, dark mode

The Google dark mode train just keeps on rolling. We’ve seen several of their first-party apps get this option or at least testing it out on these apps and now Android Auto is the latest one to officially have it. The update to the infotainment platform for vehicles not only …

Android Q Pixel may feature car crash detection

We never really imagined this would be possible but the Android team has been testing on a feature that brings car crash detection. It’s an automatic detection for the current and future Pixel phones. From introducing OEM gestures that could be in conflict with Android Q to learning about Fuchsia …