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Should You Buy a Dash Cam?

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When you hear the phrase “dash cam,” it’s easy to think of those ridiculous dash cam videos recorded by Russian drivers, but they have far more functionality than catching crazy events that happen out on the road. We decided to look at the pros and cons of having a dash cam, and give you our recommendation.

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The Article Was Written/Published By: Suzanne Humphries

Android 11 will offer wireless Android Auto features on most phones

d6222dd0-e2df-11ea-b77f-62cf991fdb00Once Android 11 rolls out, the list of phones that can use wireless Android Auto will grow considerably. Google has updated Android Auto’s FAQ page (as spotted by 9to5Google) to add that almost all devices installed with the upcoming mobile OS will g…

Source: https://www.engadget.com/all-android-11-wireless-android-auto-support-121515285.html
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How to Turn On “Do Not Disturb While Driving” in Apple CarPlay

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If you’re driving while using Apple CarPlay and you keep getting distracted by incoming messages and notifications, it’s easy to turn on “Do Not Disturb While Driving” from the CarPlay interface. Here’s how.

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Lucid Motors’ Air EV gets free charging and can power your home

Lucid Motors’ upcoming Air luxury electric sedan won’t just make use of its beefy battery while on the road, with a bidirectional charger offering to power your home in emergencies. A deal with Electrify America, meanwhile, will see Lucid Air drivers get free charging at the network’s fast chargers, with rates up to 350 kW. The bidirectional system uses Lucid … Continue reading

Source: https://www.slashgear.com/lucid-motors-air-ev-gets-free-electrify-america-charging-and-can-power-your-home-19634262/
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How to Disable Apple CarPlay on iPhone

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Apple’s CarPlay is a great alternative to the slow and laggy built-in software running on your vehicle’s infotainment system. Despite this, whether you’re plugging your phone into someone else’s car or a rental, you sometimes don’t want CarPlay to start automatically. Here’s how to disable the feature.

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Source: https://www.howtogeek.com/685152/how-to-disable-apple-carplay-on-iphone/
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Cars are coming to ‘Fortnite’

bef32f20-d708-11ea-b7fe-eab6cb3945dcAt long last, Epic Games is adding regular old cars to Fortnite. The aptly-named Joy Ride Update will introduce four vehicles — the Islander Prevalent sedan, Victory Motors Whiplash sports car, OG Bear pickup truck and Titano Mudflap six-wheeler –…

Source: https://www.engadget.com/fortnite-cars-joy-ride-prevalent-whiplash-bear-mudflap-105645327.html
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World's first fully self-driving car will be ready this year, Elon Musk claims

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‘I’m very confident about full self-driving functionality being complete by the end of this year,’ he says. ‘It’s because I’m literally driving it’

Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/life-style/gadgets-and-tech/news/elon-musk-self-driving-tesla-artificial-intelligence-a9634311.html
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Microsoft and Bridgestone launch real-time tire damage system

d61e8830-baba-11ea-b5b9-3eb0571e79cdAs vehicle diagnostics and real-time safety advisories get smarter, there’s not much your car (assuming it’s a newer model, of course) can’t tell you about what’s going on under the hood. Until now, however, there has been one element of vehicle main…

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Ford’s Mustang Mach-E uses the cloud to predict range more precisely

64ba6820-b205-11ea-9feb-cee2286cc4c3Ford will try to reduce range anxiety for buyers of its electric Mustang Mach-E by predicting the range more precisely. It unveiled a feature called Intelligent Range that will calculate how far you can go based on factors like driving behavior, weat…

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The Morning After: Ford’s hands-free driving assist is coming in late 2021

62935260-b155-11ea-8c6c-f03a6bece8ecThis morning, Ford announced driving assist tech that can better compete with GM’s Super Cruise and Tesla’s Autopilot, but there’s some bad news — Active Drive Assist won’t arrive until late 2021. Ford The electric Mustang Mach-E crossover is its f…

Source: https://www.engadget.com/mach-e-active-drive-assist-pokemon-snap-morning-after-112627704.html
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