CarPlay is something that a lot of iPhone users take advantage of to operate their handset more safely while in the comfort of their moving or stationary vehicle.
CarPlay is excellent at what it does, but many users will attest to the fast that it’s lacking in customizability. Further, there are some features it doesn’t offer that many end users would like to have.
If you’re fortunate enough to have a CarPlay-ready vehicle, then you’re probably familiar with just how restrictive the CarPlay experience can feel, especially from a personalization perspective.
Jailbreakers who might be looking to augment their CarPlay user experience can now take advantage of a new and free jailbreak tweak dubbed CarPlay++ by iOS developer Dcsyhi, which offers aesthetic-boosting qualities for CarPlay in addition to performance-boosting ones.
It has been rumored for quite some time that Spotify has been hard at work on a piece of hardware to show off its streaming service. And finally the rumors have become reality.
Spotify has long had the ability to keep playing music when a queue or playlist ends. Something that Apple added to Apple Music in iOS 14. And now the music streaming service is bringing the feature to CarPlay. Eventually.
Many modern cars now come standard with CarPlay, a feature that allows iPhone users to interface with certain apps directly from their vehicle’s touch screen-equipped head unit. The only problem, however, is that not all apps support CarPlay.
Jailbreakers who want more out of their CarPlay user experience would do good to try a newly released and free jailbreak tweak dubbed CarPlayEnable by iOS developer Ethan Arbuckle, as it effectively lets iOS 14 users interact with just about any iPhone app they want via CarPlay.
Google's Waze app can now be used on the multiscreen Dashboard feature in CarPlay, Apple's in-car infotainment system on the iPhone. Also, the app now supports lane guidance.
Microsoft Teams has quickly become one of Microsoft's most compelling apps and services. Today, the company has unveiled an even greater focus on the calling feature to help improve its functionality.
Waze is one of the most popular navigation apps out there, and soon it will support a great CarPlay feature.
ChargePoint is an electric vehicle charging network available in various areas, and now finding a charging location is getting even easier for CarPlay users.
Apple introduced some major changes to its in-car system CarPlay back in June of last year, introducing the light theme, updated album art, support for the Calendar app, and a new dashboard mode.
When Ford introduced its SYNC 4 infotainment system for its range of automobiles, the company confirmed that wireless CarPlay support would be included for some 2020 models.