Monthly Archives: May 2014

Apple CarPlay & the Smart Automotive

Mobile technology has been seeping its way into the auto industry for a few years now with Bluetooth enabled wireless music streaming and hands-free phone calls in conjunction with our handy mobile devices.  However, the mobile capabilities in our cars will see a huge advance in the next year with the addition of new smart systems like Apple CarPlay and Google Projected Mode about to roll out in large scale within new cars.  In addition, Apple has recently announced it partnerships with Pioneer Electronics and Alpine in an effort to integrate CarPlay into aftermarket systems, allowing consumers the ability to acquire the technology without having to shell out for a new car.
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