Parrot's New In-Dash System Gives Any Dumb Car Apple or Android Brains

While Apple CarPlay and Android Auto promise to make your car's in-dash system infinitely more bearable in the not so distant future, you're still stuck in the unfortunate position of having to choose between one or the other. Not so Parrot's whimsically named RNB6, which lets you go both ways. Oh, and it has a dash… »1/04/15 8:21pm1/04/15 8:21pm

This Man Built A Robotic Car To Quiet His Annoying Parrot

If you had an African Grey Parrot that shrieked and screamed so often it was driving you to the brink of madness, what would you do? Take drugs? Seal your earholes with wax? Murder the parrot in a fit of rage and then grill and eat the evidence? If you're Andrew Gray, you'll build the parrot a robotic car. I mean, duh. »12/07/12 12:00pm12/07/12 12:00pm

Parrot RK8200 Head Unit Looks Too Much Like a Cellphone

All right, I get it. People like to talk on the phone in the car. This is an established behavior that I have to deal with, but the RK8200 from Parrot is just a bit too much. This after-market head unit looks like a cellphone. The green and red buttons to the 12 button dialpad and even the LCD screen just scream… »1/21/08 11:00am1/21/08 11:00am