Honda Working on iPhone Airbag Protection


Many iPhone (and other smartphone) owners walk a thin line of dread that one day they may drop their precious and break it. That’s why the smartphone case business has two large segments. There is the vanity case market segment for those who want to dress up a device beyond any recognition of the design […]

Honda Debuts Siri Eyes Free, HERE Connected Maps in 2014 Civic


Auto-maker Honda is bringing a more connected experience to its 2014 Civic thanks to the introduction of new features, such as integration of Apple’s Siri Eyes Free as well as Nokia’s HERE connected maps. The technologies are appearing as Honday Display Audio and HondaLink inside the cars, and the automaker says that “together these technologies […]

iOS 7 Supercharges Siri for an iCar Experience


During today’s keynote at the Apple Worldwide Developers Conference (WWDC), Apple announced some significant changes to the Siri voice control system. Eddy Cue, Senior Vice President of Internet Software and Services, announced that the new version of Siri will be completely integrated into infotainment systems in many new automobiles. Presently, the “best” integration option that […]

Fisker Bankruptcy: What Does It Mean to the Electric Vehicle Industry?

Fisker Karma

Fisker is in a bad way. Their founder left the company recently and¬†bankruptcy is imminent. Just a year or so ago, if you were to look at the titans in the electric vehicle (EV) industry, it would have been Tesla and Fisker. The Fisker Karma is a range-extended electric vehicle. Unlike the Tesla Model S, […]

The 2014 Honda Odyssey Features HondaVAC in-car Vacuum System


At the New York International Auto Show Honda announced the new 2014 Honda Odyssey. Honda has long packed that latest technology in its family hauler, and this year’s new feature: the¬†HondaVAC, the first ever integrated vacuum cleaner fitted in to an automobile. Obviously, Honda targets the Odyssey towards families, where children often are on board […]