DroneMobile Turns Any Car Into a Smart Car for $500

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*+-DroneMobile connects your car to the Internet allowing you to track where it is, remote start, lock and unlock the car and monitor almost everything you want to know about your car over Verizon 4G LTE. The DroneMobile solution works with all cars, including manual transmissions. The DroneMobile system is sold at Best Buy with […]

Being Locked Out of Your Car Will Be a Thing of the Past for GM Customers

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*+-Detroit auto-maker General Motors will be making remote unlock and remote start a standard feature on its fleet of cars for the 2014 model year. Through a smartphone-controlled OnStar RemoteLink Mobile app, GM car buyers can now tap into the vehicle’s OnStar system to remotely unlock and start their cars without the need for a […]

Hyundai Plans NFC-Based Keyless Start for Cars in 2015

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*+-While most of the market surrounding near field communications, or NFC, and smartphones is currently centered around the mobile payment markets with solutions providers Google Wallet and ISIS, another potential use of NFC that is currently being explored is with keyless start. Essentially, similar to how many keyless start solutions work today, users wouldn’t need […]

Viper Brings SmartStart Technology to Home Alarms

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*+-Viper, which makes an app and the required hardware to remotely start, lock, and arm your car with your smartphone, has teamed up with Alarm.com to let smartphone users also manage their home security system remotely. The app, which is downloadable right now, is in version 2.2. To switch between controlling your car or your […]