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Kenwood debuts feature-packed eXcelon DNX893S car receiver, Android Auto in tow

Android Auto doesn’t often show up in the slew of Android news we regularly digest. That’s a pity, because it is neat technology, especially if you spend a lot of

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Get this Bluetooth adapter with Google Now integration

A few months ago I had the opportunity to review a Bluetooth car adapter and I left the review thinking that it was the best thing since sliced cheese. Mostly

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JUNOPOWER 6000mAh Portable Jump Starter

You’re driving, with your wife and children, back from a beach vacation. It’s a dark, rainy and the kids are hungry. You decide to take the next exit and grab

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Smarter in-vehicle charging: Mpow 3-port car charger

Your time spent in a vehicle can be the perfect opportunity to refuel your devices. Driving down the highway, cool breeze through your hair, singing Billy Joel while your phone’s

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ExoMount Touch Universal Car Mount, $19.99

Living in a big city, I don’t drive much and take public transportation to most of my destinations. It’s not until I visit family in the Midwest and get behind

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Accessory of the Day: Make any car stereo wireless with this Bluetooth adapter $60.51

Sick of fussing around with an auxiliary cable? Want to just get in the car and have your music and podcasts play without wires? TuneLink Auto is your ticket. Crystal

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Accessory of the Day: Jabra Drive Bluetooth speakerphone, $29.99

Need a nice hands-free solution for your conversations in the car but don’t want anything tethered to your head? This Bluetooth speakerphone from Jabra, Drive, is perfect for conversations, GPS

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Roadshow car stand for tablets review

The Roadshow car stand for tablets is the perfect companion to take on long road trips, allowing you to securely attach your tablet to the headrest of the seat in

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Accessory of the Day: Make any car stereo wireless with this Bluetooth adapter $76.22

Sick of fussing around with an auxiliary cable? Want to just get in the car and have your music and podcasts play without wires? TuneLink Auto is your ticket. Crystal

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Accessory of the Day: iOttie one touch universal windshield/dash mount $19.99

No more fumbling around with your phone while trying to input your navigation route or choosing a song on Spotify. The iOttie car mount safely secures just about any Android

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Cover exits closed beta for Google Play Store

In the last year, there have been many launcher and lockscreen replacements for Android popping up and one of the most recent and popular is Cover. Cover, which for the

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Review: Cobra Universal Mini Mount

I’ve been using the Cobra Universal Mini Mount for almost a month now. It is exactly what its names suggests – a one-size fits-all mobile device mount for your car.

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ZipCar launches Android App to Help You Own a Car, One Hour at a Time

For those of you city dwellers who do not own a vehicle, but would like to have access to one from time to time, Zip Car offers you just that with the ability to rent a vehicle for an hour or a day. I first saw the Zip Car model when visiting home in Boston, and I thought it was a great idea, but it was lacking a mobile way to reserve a vehicle. Oh sure, if you own an iPhone, you could use the app there, but since I like having control of the things I own, I of course use Android. Well, Zip Car heard the feedback of no mobile app on the Android platform, and have released a beta app for use with Google’s mobile OS.

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Cobra Electronics Announces Availability of Cobra iRadar for Android

he industry’s most advanced smart detection system, providing Cobra customers with personal safety, driving peace-of-mind, and near real-time safety information updates. The system uses Bluetooth® wireless technology to communicate between an advanced, dash-mounted radar/laser detector and the Cobra iRadar app, which is free and easily downloaded to an Android smartphone. When connected, the app displays radar/laser alerts, allows the user to control detector settings, and alerts the driver to upcoming photo enforcement areas using the AURA™ Camera & Driving Hazard Database. The Cobra iRadar platform consists of: