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In-Depth Driving

Auto apps are making driving a more complete & comprehensive activity

Implications - GPS systems are changing the way drivers reach their destinations, but the variety of auto apps available are altering almost every aspect of driving, from parking to the reporting of bad drivers. The simple act of driving is becoming an all-encompassing, comprehensive process, in which consumers have a series of useful applications at their fingertips before they even touch the wheel.
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Auto Diagnostic Apps
Auto Diagnostic Apps
The Logworks App & OT-2 Will Bring Out Your Inner Mechanic
If you consider yourself somewhat of a mechanic, then you need to check out the Logworks app & OT-2. Logworks has created the OT-2 ('Open Tune') as a portable OBD-II that works in conjunction with the… MORE
Tattletale Driving Apps
Tattletale Driving Apps
The Drive Me Crazy App Lets You Report Bad Drivers
If you want to take vengeance on the driver who just cut you off without signaling, then you need the Drive Me Crazy app. This app lets you report bad drivers directly to the DMV and the insurance company.… MORE
Augmented Reality Driving Apps
Augmented Reality Driving Apps
The Volkswagen Norway App Guides You Your Way
Take a test drive with the new Volkswagen Norway App, an iPhone application which allows users to cruise the latest models and innovations right off the latest print ads. The augmented reality app is… MORE
Apprehensive Auto Apps
Apprehensive Auto Apps
Command Your Car wth the 'My BMW Remote' App
BMW offers drivers technological convenience with the new 'My BMW Remote App,' which allows you to communicate with your car with a few simple clicks of a smartphone. Through this iPhone app, you can… MORE
play_circle_filled iPhone Speed Trap Apps
iPhone Speed Trap Apps
The Cobra iRadar Keeps You One Step Ahead of the Cops
If I drove a fast car I would never be without the Cobra iRadar. The Cobra iRadar is a device that detects radar gun locations to help keep drivers going fast without getting caught. There are tons of… MORE
Anti-Driver Fatigue Apps
Anti-Driver Fatigue Apps
The Anti Sleep Pilot App Keeps You Awake at the Wheel
Falling asleep at the wheel is one of the road's most extreme dangers, but the Anti Sleep Pilot App will help combat driver fatigue. The application builds on the Anti Sleep Pilot gadget, which helps calculate… MORE
Luxury Car Swap Services
Luxury Car Swap Services
Drivenow Lets You Own a BMW for a Few Hours a Day
BMW has teamed up with rental car company Sixt to create the world’s first luxury car sharing service, DriveNow. DriveNow is a new program aimed at people who would like to try car sharing, but don’t want… MORE
Peer-To-Peer Parking Apps
Peer-To-Peer Parking Apps
Park Circa Lets You Sell Your Parking Spot for Cash
Finding a parking spot may soon be as easy as opening an app thanks to Park Circa. Park Circa is a peer-to-peer parking spot network in which people can list and lease their parking spots for an hourly… MORE
play_circle_filled EV Charging Station Apps
EV Charging Station Apps
The PlugShare App Helps Drivers Find the Nearest Outlet
The PlugShare App is aiming to make owning and driving an electric vehicle easier by providing a map of public charging stations. The PlugShare App is crowdsourced, with users signing up to lend the electricity… MORE
Digital Owner's Manuals
Digital Owner's Manuals
Dodge Releases New Smart Phone Apps for Its Vehicles
Dodge has newly released smart phone apps that include digital owner's manuals for the Dodge Durango and Charger. I think this is genius; people are going to like not having a big owners manual stuffed… MORE

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