Cadillac's New In-Car Software Updates Aren't Threatened By Your Android Auto Or Apple CarPlay

Infotainment systems are tricky little things to design; most customers won’t notice when it works well but will definitely notice when it screws up. And Cadillac’s CUE infotainment system has had some tough critics. At this year’s New York Auto Show, I sat down with Brian Ullem, the product head of global…

Any Carmaker Still Not Using A Touchscreen For Their Infotainment System Is An Idiot

Look, there’s no nice way to say this, so I’m just going to come out and say it: if any of you reading this are a corporation that builds cars, and if, in those cars, you’re still using something other than a touchscreen on your infotainment controls, you’re doing it wrong. So very wrong. Time to wise up and get rid…

Ford Is Gearing Up To Fight The Stupidest Battle In The Car Industry

Ford just announced that Toyota will be the first non-Ford-related car company to use Ford’s proprietary software platform to develop entertainment, navigation, and other related systems for their cars. You know, what they annoyingly call “infotainment.” Ford sees this as a big victory, but I don’t really understand…