When the next model of the Hyundai Sonata goes on sale later this year, buyers will be able to connect their iPhones to the car's in-dash entertainment and information console thanks to the inclusion of Apple CarPlay. At the New York International Auto Show, Honda confirmed that that the 2015 Sonata will have CarPlay integrated into its touchscreen system. Read More »
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We've seen in recent weeks that using your smartphone while driving isn't always the safest or legal thing to do. Apple CarPlay works to make using the phone easier by integrating it into the in-car display and infotainment system, allowing users to control maps, music, phone calls, and messaging on a bigger screen and use buttons built into the device. Apple is finally taking the wraps off its CarPlay integration system and confirming that we'll see it go live in some automobiles later this year. Read More »
Apple has received a patent related to placing pressure sensors in touchscreens to measure the amount of force a finger applies to the display. The patent would call for three sensors to to be stacked below the screen's surface at varying points or in the corners of the bezels in order to more effectively recognize gesture and intentions. So what would be the difference between an iPad now and one with pressure sensitivity? Read More »
Last week I wrote about SwiftKey Note, an app that would showcase Android's best keyboard on iOS. Unfortunately, you cannot have a system-wide replacement keyboard on iOS, but within the app, you can see how a combination of smart auto-correction and next word suggestion can accelerate the typing experience. SwiftKey Note is available now so you can try it for yourself. Read More »
Don't expect Apple to follow Microsoft's move to merge all of its operating systems under one common interface or resource. Doing so would be a "waste of energy" according to Phil Schiller, Apple's senior vice president of marketing. Schiller made the comment in an interview with Macworld in which he and lead software engineer Craig Federigh discussed the history and vision of Mac computers. Federigh explained why iPhones and MacBooks shouldn't run the same software by saying: Read More »
The end of 2013 was very kind to Apple, according to a new report from NPD Group. In addition to having a record period of sales during the holiday season, Apple increased its market share from 35 percent to 42 percent in the fourth quarter of 2013. During the same period, Apple's chief rival Samsung managed to increase its presence from 22 to 26 percent. These numbers focus only on consumers in the United States. Read More »