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 …

Android Auto gets a new look, new interface

Android Auto has been around for almost five years now. As with all platforms, it’s evolving it continues to improve. It’s now integrated with numerous devices and services. Over 500 vehicle models from different brands are now supported but we’re expecting more will be added to the list. Android Auto …

Polestar 2 Android Automotive OS-powered EV coming in 2020

Yesterday, we told you that Google and Polestar are allowing devs to work on the Android Automotive OS. We’ve got some information about the platform and its integration into the new Polestart 2 electric vehicle. It’s the automotive brand’s first EV offering and we’re excited about the idea the Android …

Google, Polestar to allow devs work on Android Automotive OS

From Android to Android TV to Wear OS, Google has been working to improve on the Android Automotive OS. Android Auto has been around for years and the platform certainly has a bright future especially now that Google is enhancing Android integration among platforms, services, and devices from different OEMs. …

VLC releases version 3.1, brings back Android Auto support

VLC is probably one of the most popular media players out there because it can play almost any audio or video file, regardless of the format. The Android app version isn’t as robust as the desktop one of course, but it’s still way better than the other players out there. …