We live in a world where you can conjure up directions on most devices with icons on touchscreens—so why shouldn’t your car’s features be just as easy to navigate? As most new cars sync with computers, there’s no reason to expect any less from your dashboard than you would from …keep reading
GPS has forever changed the way we road-trip—mostly for the better. But every once in awhile, it has some funny ideas about where we are headed. Here, a few of our funniest (in retrospect), foiled GPS moments.
Where I Wanted To Go: The car rental return
Between texting and Snapchat, looking up directions on Waze, finding the perfect tunes on Spotify or maybe even using your smartphone as an actual phone (so old-school!), driving distractions seem to be proliferating. That’s before you take into account other factors that can interfere with performance at the …keep reading
Fact: Long drives can be really boring. And since many summer trips are road trips, most people are looking for ways to pass time in the car.
You don’t have spend a ton of cash on new gadgets to entertain your crew, though. Your own mobile devices—along with …keep reading
Whether you’re running errands or planning a road trip, auto apps can make your route faster, simpler and more fun. “Your phone is supposed to make you more connected,” says Automoblog managing editor Carl Anthony. “The automobile culture understands that and has jumped on board.”
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