China EV, battery makers grapple with graphite squeeze

People walk past the R&D centre of Contemporary Amperex Technology Ltd (CATL) in Ningde, Fujian province, China, December 16, 2016. REUTERS/Jake Spring/File Photo SummarySome 70% of graphite, used in battery anodes, comes from ChinaUpcoming Winter Olympics in Beijing to ...

Apple Electric Car Rendered Based on Patent Filing

© Provided by News18 Apple Electric Car Rendered Based on Patent Filing The buzz around tech giant Apple’s electric car has been in the air for a long time now. While Apple has remained tight-lipped about its plans, several ...

Free wireless Apple CarPlay: Infiniti retrofits several 2020-2021 models

Infiniti doubled down on equipping its new cars with wireless Apple CarPlay by offering owners of older cars the same convenience feature, the automaker announced Tuesday. Wireless Apple CarPlay may lure customers into dealerships to overcome the perennial problem ...

Home Appliances Manufacturer Planning an Apple Car Rival

We’re known for a while that some tech companies are preparing an ambitious expansion in the automotive industry, but now it looks like pretty much everybody in this sector wants to manufacture a car.

Are You a CarPlay Pro? Check Out These Apple CarPlay Tips and Secrets

Once you’ve used Apple CarPlay, it becomes an indispensable part of everyday driving. It’s so clutch to have your iPhone’s functions projected on your car’s infotainment screen. You may have a hang of the CarPlay basics, but there is a ...

BMWs Temporarily Being Shipped Without Apple CarPlay, Android Auto

The cars will receive an over-the-air update with the features. Listen to this article The chip shortage that ravaged the auto industry last year continues to terrorize vehicle production in 2022. BMW switched chip suppliers to keep production rolling, but ...

Watch Arizona Police Use Batman-Esque Device Called “The Grappler” to End Car Chase

Maybe it’s because The Batman recently dropped, or maybe it’s because of the name, “The Grappler”, but whatever the reason, this police device feels ripped straight from the Batmobile, which is objectively cool. Arizona police recently stopped a dangerous car ...

Apple Hopes to Solve Motion Sickness In Self-Driving Cars Using Virtual Reality

While Apple continues to work on its “iPhone of Cars,” that hasn’t stopped the Silicon Valley company from working on other tech solutions related to vehicles, outside of the vehicles themselves. On May 3, 2022, Apple was granted a patent ...

See Arizona Police Use Grappler On Fleeing Suspect To End Car Chase

Once it’s hooked up, there’s no hope of running. Listen to this article Police pursuits can be dramatic to watch, but they’re always dangerous. A few years back, a new device called the Grappler was presented as a means to ...

BMW Shipping Cars Without Android Auto And Apple CarPlay, But OTA Fix Is Coming

Technology is great… when it works. That’s not the case with some of the cars that BMW is shipping to customers as they lack Android Auto and Apple CarPlay functionality. The necessary hardware is built into the cars, but ...

Apple poaches long serving Ford exec for Apple Car development

Photo / Supplied According to data collected by Google last year, the third most globally anticipated EV is the Apple car.  There have been many rumours over the years surrounding this vehicle, from different automakers who’ll collaborate with the ...

Apple Car development could accelerate after Ford veteran joins Apple

Apple Car development could be about to speed up (Image credit: Tom’s Guide/Shutterstock) Development on the long-rumored Apple Car has taken another step forward, according to a new report from Bloomberg. The report claims Apple has hired Desi Ujkashevic, a ...

Apple hires 31-year Ford veteran to ramp up EV project

LOS ANGELES: Apple Inc. has recruited a longtime Ford Motor Co. executive who helped lead safety efforts and vehicle engineering, a sign the iPhone maker is again ramping up development of an electric vehicle (EV). The tech giant hired ...

Police now using the Grappler Police Bumper to end car chases

Police used the Grappler Police Bumper to end a car chase in Phoenix, Arizona, according to a report from a local Fox News affiliate. Three unmarked cars pursued a target vehicle, with one using the Grappler to stop the ...

Tesla follows Apple’s footsteps by not including a mobile charger with their new cars

Telsa has previously included a mobile connector, which is essentially a charger that you can connect to your regular power outlet at home. — SoyaCincau pic KUALA LUMPUR, April 19 — Two years ago, Apple started removing its standard charger ...

Tesla Draws Inspiration From Apple And Stops Including Charging Hardware In Its Cars

The charging cable can now be had for $75 Apart from mimicking Apple’s vertically integrated model, Tesla has now copied yet another thing from the world’s wealthiest company. It has stopped including EV charging hardware with its cars claiming ...

Apple’s Electric Car Likely To Run on carOS — Similar to Tesla’s Dashboard?

Apple’s electric car project is reportedly likely to run on a custom carOS like how Tesla does with its EVs. (Photo : Kevin Frayer/Getty Images) The Apple logo is seen on the window at an Apple Store on January 7, ...

Apple CarPlay and Android Auto – What you get

If you’ve been shopping for a new car recently, it’s likely that you’ve come across the terms Apple CarPlay and Android Auto. Initially released in 2014 and 2015, respectively, Apple CarPlay and Android Auto are designed to link your ...

What Is the Apple Car Key and Is it Safe to Use?

Apple released a handy feature back in 2020 called Apple Car Key at its Worldwide Developers Conference. It’s a feature that allows the user to unlock and start their compatible cars by using their phone, specifically the Apple Wallet in ...

Everything You Need To Know About Apple CarPlay

You must handle your phone carefully when in the car, as using your phone while driving can cause dangerous distractions. One of the biggest tech giants, Apple, has created CarPlay, which allows you to use your phone’s greatest features ...

Porsche AG Discussed Possible Joint Projects With Apple

Dust particles are seen on the bonnet of a Porsche car after a rainfall in Zurich Managers at sportscar maker Porsche late last year travelled to the United States to discuss possible joint projects with iPhone maker Apple as ...

Apple CarPlay gets a handy upgrade for Ford Mustang Mach-E drivers

With the iOS 15.4 update, Apple Maps can provide EV routes to estimate battery level and charging stops, available in CarPlay mode for certain vehicles (Image credit: Apple / Ford) Join our newsletter All the best features, news, tips and ...

Apple veteran launches fleet management platform for Teslas and all other EVs

Electric vehicles such as Teslas work great as fleet vehicles. Their total ownership costs tend to be lower than comparable internal combustion cars, their maintenance needs are relatively light, and they tend to be technologically advanced. This is especially the ...

Ready for Daily Adventures: RAV4 Nomad Grappler Crossover-Terrain Tire Review

Low With the growing popularity of overlanding, more and more off-road inspired builds tend to be based on CUVs. The Toyota RAV4 is especially popular, as is the entire “CUV” segment of the market. These smaller “Cross-over Utility Vehicles” are ...

Peltier Wins In Caution-Filled Apple Cup 125

SPOKANE, Wash. — Preston Peltier made the trip from Brighten, Colo. worth the effort, as he took home $10,000 in the 53rd Annual Bonney’s Tracker Trailers Apple Cup 125 at Tri-City Raceway.  Peltier took the lead for the final ...

Automakers continue to grapple with Russian invasion-related shortages

Volkswagen is ramping up German production and Skoda has said its Ukrainian wiring harness supplier is operating again, but all is not well in the European automotive industry as war rages in Ukraine. Reuters reports Ford has paused German production ...

Lewis Hamilton documentary coming to AppleTV+

Seven-time Formula One champion Lewis Hamilton will be the subject of a documentary coming to AppleTV+, though it doesn’t have a title or release date yet. Hamilton said in a recent interview that he aims to use his story ...

Hamilton hopes to have ‘positive impact’ with Apple TV+ documentary

Lewis Hamilton says he hopes his upcoming documentary on Apple TV+ will have a “positive impact” on people. The documentary, which as of yet doesn’t have a title or release date, has full access to seven-time Formula 1 World ...

Chinese EV Major Nio Reportedly Developing Its Own Smartphone To Rival Apple

Nio wants to develop its own smartphone Chinese EV maker Nio is reportedly developing its own smartphone which is at a research phase that will take on Apple. Its CEO William Li revealed this and also said the company ...

NWSLMS Opens With 53rd Annual Apple Cup

WEST RICHLAND, Wash. — The 53rd running of the Bonney’s Branson Tractors Apple Cup presented by Legends Casino Hotel will take place at Tri-City Raceway at the Red Mountain Event Center April 2-3.  The Northwest Super Late Model Series will wrap ...

Nomad Grapplers Meet Badlands Off Road Park

Low Nitto’s new Nomad Grappler crossover-terrains have been along for the ride on our ’16 RAV4 for two months now, and not only did they make the tail-end of winter more tolerable but they’ve tamed the CUV’s driving characteristics at ...

Apple Global Battery Development Chief Moves To Volkswagen

In 2018, Apple had hired Ahn, a former executive at Samsung SDI’s next-generation batteries division. Apple’s global battery development chief, Ahn Soonho, has moved to Volkswagen to lead the automaker’s development of electric vehicle batteries, according to his Linkedin ...

Apple's Talks With Chinese Battery Makers CATL And BYD Mostly Stalled: Report

CATL and BYD use a type of battery pack technology to improve the performance of LFP batteries Apple Inc’s talks with China’s CATL and BYD over battery supplies for its planned electric vehicle have been mostly stalled after they ...

Do Apple AirTags Work For Tracking Stolen Bikes?

A dedicated tracker like the Monimoto 7 will do a much better job. Despite the latest security systems and alarmed disc locks, motorcycle theft persists. Also, most preventative security measures only protect owners up to the point of theft, leaving ...

Nitto Mud Grappler M/T Tire Review: Dependable Off-Road Performance in the Deep South

For off-roaders in the Southeast, mud will always be a consideration when purchasing a set of tires. Whether the vehicle will be searching it out for some good old fashioned mud-bogging, or simply facing it as an obstacle on a ...

Trail Mode Engaged: Electric Soft-Roading in Our Nomad-Grappler Equipped RAV4 Prime

As I approach a half year of ownership with my 2021 Toyota RAV4 Prime – the vast majority of its use has been what you’d expect from a family CUV. Running to preschool, the grocery store, family road trips and ...

Farm Truck Approved: Nitto Exo Grappler Tire Review

Over the years, Nitto has effectively expanded its arsenal to a point where the perfect tire now exists for literally any application. From the giant-lug Mud Grappler to the hybrid-terrain Ridge Grappler to the all-new Recon Grappler, the Nitto lineup ...

Track-And-Field Tested: Nitto Terra Grappler G2 40,000-Mile Tire Review

For anyone that racks up miles on a vehicle, they tend to keep track of the tires that outlast the others they’ve tried. They also don’t forget the sets that are quiet, comfortable and live up to the hype. This ...


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Apple will add fifth US English Siri voice in iOS 15.4

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Apple Car reportedly has an answer to Tesla's autopilot

Firefighters grapple with fire on vessel carrying VW luxury cars

Apple Supplier To Partner With Chery Auto To Build EVs

Ford and Apple May Just Have Found the Solution for Range Anxiety

Apple Car: did the iPhone maker drop Hyundai?

Tech giant Apple "to invest $3.6 billion in Kia" for a partnership to build new vehicles

Apple Car Satire Ad 'Leaked' Online, Hilarity Ensues

Apple stock surges, Rivian falls in early trading

2017 BMW M2 Coupe In Malaysia – Upgraded With LED Lights And Apple CarPlay, RM536k

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Chargeway Is Now Available For Apple CarPlay In North America

Apple’s Patented Car Sunroof Adds Another Piece To The Puzzle

BMW releases world’s first Apple iPhone smart car key

BMW set to become first carmaker to use Apple digital key tech

Hyundai could build the Apple car

Perodua Rancang Bawa Masuk Apple CarPlay & Android Auto – Alza 2022 Bakal Jadi Model Pertama?

EV owners can now view Zap-Map via Apple CarPlay through new service

Elon Musk says Apple passed on potential deal to acquire Tesla

Apple Isn't Going to Buy or Invest in McLaren (Yet)

Tesla said to be developing app store to rival Apple and Android

Apple's new CarPlay Feature Wants To Eradicate Car Keys

Apple and Hyundai Building an Electric Vehicle Together

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Toyota GR Supra Gets Apple CarPlay Update

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Apple explores rules of the road for self-driving cars

Apple Car could reimagine the sunroof as we know it

New Patent Reveals Apple Car Isn't Dead Yet

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