Kia UVO Beats Ford SYNC To Less-Annoying Voice Commands

In our experience, the novelty of screaming voice commands at your SYNC-equipped Ford to get it to play one freaking song wears off after a day. Kia's new MIcrosoft-based UVO system beats SYNC to the punch with a solution. » 1/05/10 1:30pm 1/05/10 1:30pm

Garmin ecoRoute hd Lets Your GPS Silently Judge Your Eco-Driving

The Garmin ecoRoute hd is a transmitter connected to your car's onboard diagnostics port that sends all sorts of car data to a Garmin nüvi GPS unit to assign a score based on your eco-driving cred. » 1/05/10 10:30am 1/05/10 10:30am

EXCLUSIVE: Sync Video Teases Lincoln Detroit Auto Show Concept

We happened upon this preview of the Sync concept from CES installed in a concept car sharing the same marketing visuals as the Lincoln brand. We're assuming we'll see it at the Detroit Auto Show. » 1/08/09 9:20pm 1/08/09 9:20pm

CES: Ford Sync Heading To Europe, Sync Concept Hinted At

Yesterday we revealed Ford Sync upgrades like turn-by-turn directions and traffic avoidance. Today we can say Sync is heading to Europe there's next-generation system brewing, call it a Sync concept, including Apple-like apps. » 1/08/09 7:30pm 1/08/09 7:30pm

CES: Ford Upgrades Sync With Turn-By-Turn Navigation

Since introduction in 2007, Sync has been a huge success for Ford, closing on 1 million systems sold. Today at CES, Ford's announced some next-generation upgrades including turn-by-turn navigation. » 1/07/09 9:30pm 1/07/09 9:30pm

Swiitek CarPC Head Units Heading To CES

Swiitek's bringing two universal-fit double-DIN PCs and four dashboard-specific head units designed to fit late-model Toyota Camrys, Corollas, Honda Civics and CR-Vs to this week's CES geekfest in Vegas. » 1/06/09 1:30pm 1/06/09 1:30pm