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OwnStar Hack Modified To Hack BMW And Mercedes-Benz

08/17/2015, A couple of weeks ago, security researcher Samy Kamkar unveiled a creation of his own called OwnStar. This is basically a device that allows hackers to hack smart vehicles and it was demonstrated on GM’s vehicles. This seemed to suggest that only GM’s...

Google Could Run Into Issues With The Alphabet Name

08/11/2015, Yesterday Google announced they would be restructuring. Instead of Google being the parent company to a host of products and services they have created or acquired over the years, Google will now be a subsidiary company to a newly formed parent company...

BMW Will Let Drivers Know When Traffic Lights Change Color

08/02/2015, When we’re driving ideally we would be paying attention to the road ahead of us. This includes noticing stop signs and also traffic lights, so that if it turns orange we know we should start slowing down. In case you’re a bit of a distracted driver,...

Apple And BMW Car Talks Could Resume In The Future

07/31/2015, Last week there was an interesting rumor which suggested that Apple and BMW were apparently in talks at one point, with Apple being interested in using BMW’s i3 electric car as the base of their own electric car. The rumors then suggested that...

BMW i3 Could Have Been The Basis For Apple’s Electric Car [Rumor]

07/24/2015, There have been numerous reports suggesting that Apple is planning on building their own electric/self-driving car. Since it’s all rumors, there’s really no way of knowing if it is true. However according to a recent report from Manager Magazin (via...

German Carmakers Close To Buying Nokia’s Mapping Service

07/21/2015, About a week ago, it was reported that as far as companies who are interested in Nokia’s HERE mapping service, Uber had apparently lost out to the German carmakers who were able to outbid them. Now according to a follow-up report from The Wall Street...

BMW Unveils Hydrogen-Powered 5 Series GT

07/05/2015, While electric cars seems to be the way of the future as far as creating more eco-friendly vehicles are concerned, there have been other methods explored in the past, like using hydrogen for example. Now BMW had previously experimented with hydrogen cars...

BMW Open To Idea Of Working With Apple On Car Project

07/01/2015, Earlier this year the internet was abuzz with rumors that Apple was working on a car of their own. Whether or not those rumors are true remains to be seen, but in the meantime should Apple be working on such a project, or if they are at least interested...

BMW Puts Light & Charge Initiative To The Test In Oxford

06/18/2015, Owners of electric cars are probably painfully aware that unlike regular cars, finding a charging station for your vehicle isn’t as easy as the stations aren’t nearly as ubiquitous compared to gas stations. This means that you will need to plan your...

Baidu’s BMW Self-Driving Cars Could Launch End Of The Year

06/12/2015, Smart driving cars appears to be the way of the future, or at least that’s what many carmakers are speculating as more of them are starting to develop the technology themselves. Now it seems that over in China, we might have a new player in the form of...

BMW ConnectedDrive Will Help You Find A Parking Spot

06/04/2015, We all suffer from the lack of parking space, especially in a busy market area or a shopping mall. Thankfully, BMW has observed the issue and is coming up with a solution or addition in its connected navigation systems, known as Dynamic Parking Prediction.

German Automakers Might Buy Nokia’s HERE Maps

05/07/2015, Maps and navigation software while useful on our phones, are just as useful when embedded into a car’s infotainment unit. This is why it does not come as a complete surprise to learn that German automakers such as BMW, Audi, and Mercedes-Benz are said...

BMW Looking Into Augmented Reality Driving Glasses For The Mini

04/20/2015, The car’s dashboard lets the driver see information like their speed, petrol, temperature, RPM, and etc, but it seems that BMW is trying to reinvent the dashboard by creating a pair of augmented reality driving glasses aimed at Mini drivers. At the...