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GM lets you rent out your vehicle via OnStar service

07/17/2012, General Motors has a new way for drivers of its vehicles to earn some money on the side – by renting out their under utilized rides thanks to the OnStar service which basically enables potential renters to unlock the doors with nothing other than...

OnStar API now open to 3rd-party developers

01/08/2012, [CES 2012] Onstar has just announced that it is opening up its API to third party developers who will be able to imagine and create a new eco-system of apps and services based for the OnStar customer base. OnStar has been monitoring mobile trends very...

OnStar offers in-car video chat and 4G streaming

12/21/2011, Traveling on wheels is certainly different today compared to even 30 years ago – the comfort level in a car has increased dramatically, with seats that have memory functions, rear view mirrors that double up as a parking display, or even LCD...

OnStar FMV mirror is strutted

03/19/2011, CES 2011 was the platform where many new devices were launched, and it wasn’t surprising at all to see General Motors use that platform to introduce a mirror with a blue button which is touted to work in just about any vehicle. Well, the nameless...

OnStar coming to everybody via Best Buy

01/05/2011, Most folks know of the OnStar systems in many GM vehicles and now the company is looking to branch out to fend of the challenge of Ford’s SYNC. Of course, the obvious benefit of the OnStar services is that it uses a cell unit so that the services are...

GM OnStar system gets audio Facebook updates among others

09/14/2010, It seems that rumors of Facebook integration swirling around last week proved to be true, as General Motors (GM) has just revealed that audio Facebook updates, voice texting capability and applications which control your car from your phone are now...

Facebook Integration Coming To GM’s OnStar System

09/08/2010, This might be taking the Facebook madness a little too far, but reports are going around that General Motors’ in-car system system OnStar could be receiving a software update that would allow Facebook integration as early as this month. If this...

OnStar Supports Google Maps To Enhance Turn-by-Turn Navigation

06/09/2010, Seems like Ford isn’t the only company who is busy bringing Google Maps to their vehicles as GM has also announced that OnStar and Google have reached an agreement, allowing OnStar users to search for and choose their destination using Google Maps,...

General Motors and Google team up to help you find your car

05/18/2010, Sometimes when you pull up and park in a multi-level storey car park, you might be too excited to take note of the particular level and lot where your beloved jalopy is stationed, only to walk for endless hours level by level once your shopping is done...

OnStar Remote Ignition Block

07/22/2009, Vehicle theft can happen anytime, anywhere, and OnStar is here to help with a new trick up its sleeve – Remote Ignition Block. Whenever an OnStar subscriber reports a stolen vehicle and confirm that with local authorities, the Remote Ignition Block...