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iOS in the Car and how Apple could get past licensing and own every screen in the future

iOS in the Car and how Apple could get past licensing and own every screen in the future

Rene Ritchie 9

During the Q3 2013 financial results call call today, Apple's CEO, Tim Cook, was asked about the upcoming iOS 7 feature, iOS in the Car and what it meant for Apple. Cook replied that it was "very important". That iOS in the Car would be part of the Apple ecosystem like the App Store and iTunes, like iMessage and Siri. Cook said it was something people wanted, and that Apple could...

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

Derek Kessler 8

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...