As time goes by

A Porsche 356 - build year 1954 - with a German Blaupunkt car radio and slightly improved versions of the radio and the ultimate 4-wheel mobile device, Apple’s CarPlay and the new 911. According to Apple’s website, “CarPlay is a smarter, safer way to use your iPhone in the car. CarPlay takes the things you … Continue reading As time goes by

The slow infiltration

Developing high-quality apps for the Android and iOS platform Microsoft is no upstart in the mobile space. It produced versions of its software for mobile devices for more than 20 years - starting with Windows CE for personal digital assistants in 1996, and later with Windows Mobile in 2000. But the ecosystem has struggled since … Continue reading The slow infiltration

The new Porsche 911

The new 911 only has Apple Car Play because Google is Nicht Gut. So much for "Do No Evil." There's no technological reason the 991/2 doesn't have Android Auto playing through its massively upgraded PCM system. But there is an ethical one. As part of the agreement an automaker would have to enter with Google, certain … Continue reading The new Porsche 911