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Honda's HondaLink system to bridge 2013 Accord with the cloud, via your iPhone

Honda's HondaLink system to bridge 2013 Accord with the cloud, via your iPhone

More and more, automakers are coming to the realization that most drivers aren't interested in having a separate collection of music on their phones than in the car. That's why dedicated in-car hard drives gave way to iPhone cables in recent years, and now moving forward they're looking to utilize those cables in a more serious manner with their own service powered by Harman's Aha Radio...

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OnStar's RemoteLink App slings remote directions to your car, keeps tabs on fuel

OnStar's RemoteLink App slings remote directions to your car, keeps tabs on fuel

When Chevy finally launched the Volt plug-in hybrid electric car, they also kicked out an app with in-car communications and monitoring subsidiary OnStar to integrate owners' mobile phones with the vehicle. Similar to the MyFord Mobile app that Ford put out to integrate with their own Focus Electric, OnStar RemoteLink being shown off at CES 2012 hooks into the OnStar system onboard the...

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