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Here’s What Waze Looks Like Running on Apple CarPlay [PICS]

With the release of iOS 12, Apple CarPlay will now support third-party navigation apps such as Google Maps—which was released earlier this week—and Waze (owned by Google). Waze began beta testing its version for CarPlay just over a week ago, and if you haven’t seen screenshots of the beta yet, check out the images below,...

Download Now: Google Maps for Apple CarPlay Now Available in iOS 12

Google Maps for iOS has been updated this morning and with it brings one of the most anticipated updates: Google Maps support for Apple CarPlay. Things we’re excited about: rainbows, puppies, and navigating with Google Maps on Apple CarPlay. Check it out to get the best of Google Maps right in your car’s built-in display!...

First Look: Google Maps in Apple CarPlay Shared by Beta Tester [PICS]

Back at WWDC, Apple announced third party maps would finally be making their way into CarPlay. Yesterday, we heard about Waze beta for CarPlay and now images have surfaced for Google Maps beta in CarPlay. Reddit user ‘homeboi808’ shared images of Google Maps beta within Apple CarPlay and it provides a first look at the...

Waze Begins Beta Testing CarPlay Integration Ahead of iOS 12 Release

Waze has begun an early access beta program to prepare for its public release at part of iOS 12 and CarPlay's support for third-party navigational apps. First announced in 2014, CarPlay is Apple's solution to automakers' generally poor dashboard navigation software. By plugging in your iPhone to a compatible car's USB port, users can mimic...

JD Power: Apple CarPlay Users Report Much Higher Satisfaction than Android Auto

According to the J.D. Power 2018 U.S. Tech Experience Index (TXI) Study, drivers using Apple CarPlay report significantly higher satisfaction with the system than those using Android Auto i.e. 777 vs. 748, respectively on a 1,000-point scale. However, Google Maps continues to remain the preferred choice of navigation, even for iPhone owners. The study found that Apple CarPlay...

Apple CarPlay in Canada Rolling Out Speed Limits in Apple Maps [u]

If you’re driving a vehicle which supports Apple CarPlay, you may have noticed a new feature lately in Apple Maps: speed limit signs. According to numerous iPhone in Canada readers, they’re seeing the roll out of speed limits within Apple Maps, with signs popping up during navigation. People are seeing the feature available in Montreal,...

Apple CarPlay to Support Google Maps, Waze in iOS 12

Apple previewed next versions of iOS, watchOS, macOS and tvOS today at its WWDC keynote, but only had limited time on-stage to share all the new features coming soon. But one major announcement should please users of Apple CarPlay. For the first time, third-party navigation apps will finally be allowed, which means users will soon...

Apple CarPlay and Android Auto Now Crucial Features for New Car Buyers

New data suggests that in-car entertainment and information systems like Apple CarPlay and Android Auto are shifting from a premium option into a required feature for new vehicle buyers. According to a new report from Strategy Analytics published yesterday, 34 percent of owners of vehicles featuring Apple's CarPlay rely on the technology for all of...

Hyundai Canada Rolls Out Apple CarPlay Upgrade for More Models

Hyundai Canada last fall introduced its Apple CarPlay and Android Auto upgrade program to Canada, which let customers with older models upgrade their car’s software to install CarPlay on their own. The program appears to have added some more models, as iPhone in Canada reader Petko says he was finally able to get an upgrade...