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Lightning 30-pin adapter works with analog audio, "iPod Out" doesn't mean what you think it means

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A certain degree of confusion around not-yet-shipping products is inevitable, as hands-on information is limited and manufacturers' descriptions may be cryptic. In the case of the iPhone 5, Apple's not helping matters with its spec page for the Lightning to 30-pin dock adapters, specifically the mention of "iPod Out"...
Lightning 30-pin adapter works with analog audio, "iPod Out" doesn't mean what you think it means
Verizon joins auto manufacturers to 'accelerate development' of connected cars

RelayRides Investor's Plan: Buy BMW Roadster, Rent It to Strangers, Come Out Ahead

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As a venture capitalist at Shasta Ventures, Rob Coneybeer invested in RelayRides, the marketplace that allows complete strangers to rent each other’s automobiles. Now he’s placing a second bet on the San Francisco company. Over Memorial Day weekend, Coneybeer plunked down $10,250 on a 2001 high-mileage BMW Z3 2.5i roadster with...
RelayRides Investor's Plan: Buy BMW Roadster, Rent It to Strangers, Come Out Ahead
Nuance's Dragon Drive voice control tech coming to BMW cars this year
Apple and Volkswagen team up on iBeetle, but it's no iCar

Rumors and teasers from the New York auto show

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CNET's coverage of the New York auto show begins this Wednesday, where we eagerly await unveilings of new cars from Acura, Subaru, and Toyota, while seeing if the new BMW X1 meets our expectations. [Read more]...
Rumors and teasers from the New York auto show

Dawn Of The Mac Button? Siri Comes To BMW, GM, Land Rover, Audi, And Honda

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Siri is getting a whole mess of new updates, and she looks to be a whole lot smarter than she used to be. Part of Apple’s new Siri makeover, beyond her ability to open apps, is that she’ll now be with you while you’re riding in your whip. “We want...
Dawn Of The Mac Button? Siri Comes To BMW, GM, Land Rover, Audi, And Honda

RT @friendsofdave: [Bijan Sabet]: Steve Jobs ridding ‘66 BMW motorcycle from 1982. http://r2.ly/2rpm

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RT @friendsofdave: [Bijan Sabet]: Steve Jobs ridding ‘66 BMW motorcycle from 1982. http://r2.ly/2rpm

BMW HP Kunst hydrogen motorbike concept by Vincent Montreuil, Arik Schwarz, Benoît Czyz, and Charles Edouard Berche » Yanko Design

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BMW HP Kunst hydrogen motorbike concept by Vincent Montreuil, Arik Schwarz, Benoît Czyz, and Charles Edouard Berche » Yanko Design
Thermaltake and BMW launch Level 10 M gaming mouse

TomTom announces HD Traffic upgrade, BMW Partnership

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TomTom is announcing HD Traffic 6.0, an upgrade to its live traffic service that's reportedly 90 percent better at identifying roadworks and 65 percent better at spotting closed roads. At the same time, the company's teaming up with BMW to offer GoLive device integration with selected 1, 3, X1...
TomTom announces HD Traffic upgrade, BMW Partnership

China's Sina Weibo begins testing Twitter-like 'sponsored tweets'

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Sina Weibo, China’s most popular Twitter-like service, is taking a leaf out of its US-based peer’s book with the introduction of in-line advertising, better known as ‘sponsored tweets’ or ‘Weibo Tui Guang’. The advertising model was spotted by Techweb (via Tech In Asia) after BMW China was seen using the...
China's Sina Weibo begins testing Twitter-like 'sponsored tweets'

BMW and Mini cars add iOS integration for Audible, Glympse, Rhapsody and TuneIn

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BMW hasn't been quite as aggressive in pushing smartphone app integration as American counterparts like Ford or GM, but it certainly knows how to make up for lost time: the Munich automaker just greenlit tie-ins with the iOS apps from Audible, Glympse, Rhapsody and TuneIn. Plug in a device...
BMW and Mini cars add iOS integration for Audible, Glympse, Rhapsody and TuneIn

Robots in Cars Could Beckon Brave New Technology World

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The major car companies -- including Audi, BMW, Cadillac, Ford, GM, Mercedes, Volkswagen and Volvo -- all have advanced self-driving car projects in the works, as does Google, many universities and even the Pentagon....
Robots in Cars Could Beckon Brave New Technology World

BMW Brings Luxury Electric Vehicle Sharing To The U.S.

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The new service, which uses only electric cars, could be the perfect exposure for drivers to get used to the idea before they buy one themselves....
BMW Brings Luxury Electric Vehicle Sharing To The U.S.

Apple Made White The Coolest Car Color Last Year, Says BMW Designer

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Yahoo Motorami's Brett Berk says silver has been the most popular car color for almost ten years. Designers think silver best shows off a car's exterior. But last year silver was traded in for a more in-demand color; one that has historically been uncool among car owners and designers: white....
Apple Made White The Coolest Car Color Last Year, Says BMW Designer

BMW's C Evolution electric scooter does 62 miles on a charge, maxes out at 75 mph

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All things considered, we think it's safe to say BMW very rarely disappoints with its latest road-friendly creations, and one of the outfit's most recent concoctions is this eco-friendly C Evolution electric scooter. According to the German company, the prototype two-wheeler's quite close to hitting its final production stages,...
BMW's C Evolution electric scooter does 62 miles on a charge, maxes out at 75 mph

Once Upon a Time, Long Before the iPad, Steve Jobs Rode a BMW Motorcycle - TheAppleBlog - Two years before the Maci… http://bit.ly/bOp5oU

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Once Upon a Time, Long Before the iPad, Steve Jobs Rode a BMW Motorcycle - TheAppleBlog - Two years before the Maci… http://bit.ly/bOp5oU

BMW X1 in New York heralds U.S. introduction

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BMW's X1, its smallest SUV, has enjoyed success in Europe, and now comes to the U.S. It gets its first appearance at the 2012 New York auto show in April. [Read more]...
BMW X1 in New York heralds U.S. introduction
A look back at BMW's 40-year history with electric cars

Geo-madness Now Playing on Your Dashboard. As long as you have a BMW. http://bit.ly/cvalJu from @gigaom

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Geo-madness Now Playing on Your Dashboard. As long as you have a BMW. http://bit.ly/cvalJu from @gigaom

Stitcher adds car mode to iOS app, encourages responsible driving

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Stitcher just announced a new car mode for its iPhone app, bringing a simplified interface that works in both portrait and landscape positions. Accessible by tapping the Stitcher logo at the top of the screen, car mode offers a pared-down version of the app's standard UI, with bigger buttons...
Stitcher adds car mode to iOS app, encourages responsible driving

BMW and Thermaltake's Level 10 M gaming mouse is real, costs $100

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Thermaltake and BMW DesignworksUSA's Level 10 M gaming mouse has made the transition from concept to reality. Unlike its teasing appearance in January, the unit now has some real-world specifications, including five programmable keys and a Z-key that'll change your gaming profile on the fly. The optical unit's DPI...
BMW and Thermaltake's Level 10 M gaming mouse is real, costs $100

BMW and Toyota come together, right now, over batteries

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Clue's in the headline, really. Car makers BMW and Toyota have finally gotten around to confirming that they're pairing up to research next generation lithium-ion batteries. The focus will be on building environmentally friendly technologies that'll boost the power of future EVs. The duo will also examine new ways...
BMW and Toyota come together, right now, over batteries

BMW 328i runs fine with four cylinders

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CNET reviews the 2012 BMW 328i, testing out the new four cylinder engine, general handling ability, and the copious cabin electronics. [Read more]...
BMW 328i runs fine with four cylinders

Sprint taps Airbiquity to bring the cloud into cars

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Wireless provider Sprint is moving into communication and entertainment systems for vehicles, and it’s bringing Airbiquity along for the ride. The Seattle-based company was selected by Sprint to provide its “Choreo” cloud platform for connected vehicles as part of the new Sprint Velocity system, which was announced earlier today. Sprint...
Sprint taps Airbiquity to bring the cloud into cars
Tesla Model S named Motor Trend Car of the Year by unanimous decision

Right to Repair: A boost for the consumer -- but for the car thief, too

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Automotive Right to Repair bills would give independent repair shops access to the technical background necessary to affordably maintain cars with their dozens of microprocessors and complex software. They say. But be careful what you wish for. Just as Right to Repair gives you more and cheaper places to repair...
Right to Repair: A boost for the consumer -- but for the car thief, too
2012 New York Auto Show preview

Former Nokia Workers Aim to Make Android Seaworthy With Rugged New Phone

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After seeing his third smartphone die during a three-month sailing trip in 2010, Heikki Sarajarvi decided there had to be a better approach. “I was so fed up,” Sarajarvi said. “I can’t be the only one who is destroying these smartphones doing completely normal things.” He talked to other sailers...
Former Nokia Workers Aim to Make Android Seaworthy With Rugged New Phone
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