Chevrolet says in-car 4G LTE data use jumped almost 200% in 2016

Car makers are increasingly making data connections the default in new vehicles, and it’s having an impact in terms of usage: Chevrolet released numbers today that show in-car use of its OnStar

GM puts IBM Watson in cars with the new OnStar Go platform

GM is creating what it’s calling the “first cognitive mobility platform” in partnership with IBM, using the latter company’s Watson learning supercomputer. What that means is t

Chevy cuts 4G LTE data price in half

In the past two years, more than 2 million Chevrolet cars with 4G LTE data connections have been sold, and, according to GM, those connections have chewed through 3 million gigabytes of data. Now eac

How Connected Cars Have Established A New Ecosystem Powered By IoT

Not long ago, after you bought a new vehicle, the manufacturer had very little contact with you for years until it was time to sell you another car. The Internet of Things is changing all that. The Io

OnStar Amends Its Terms Of Service To Allow For Tracking Without Consent

Vehicle assistance service OnStar has always struck me as slightly creepy, but I can appreciate its utility unfamiliar locations and emergency situations. And the notion of a company tracking your loc

Chevrolet Volt Wins Gold, OnStar Takes Silver At 2011 Edison Awards

<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/04/scaled.PB040429.jpg" />The awards just seem to keep stacking up for the <a href="http://www.crunchgear.com/tag/volt">Chevrolet Volt</a>.

OnStar's Retail Unit Gets Named FMV, Great For When You FML

<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/03/onstar-retail-mirror-lede-620x313.jpg" /><a href="http://www.crunchgear.com/tag/onstar">OnStar</a> has made a move out of being a proprie

Mopar Takes on On-Star, Calls It EVTS

Look out On-Star, Mopar is trying to take over your territory. Chrysler just announced their own tracking system for use in Dodge, Jeep, and Ram vehicles.

Facebook Integration Coming To GM's OnStar

<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/09/facebookonstar.jpg" />It's safe to say we've reached the pinnacle of humanity with this next bit of news: you'll soon be able to update y

OnStar Gets Directions From Google Maps

<img src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2010/06/google-maps-navigation-for-mobile.png" class="shot2"><a href="http://www.onstar.com/web/portal/home">OnStar</a> has <a href="http://www.prnews

"This is OnStar, how can I assist your high-speed pursuit?"

<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2009/10/oj.jpg" />If you bought a 2009 model GM car, you may have had the option to add a certain OnStar service. You may or may not have felt it

OMG, OnStar May Soon Let You Twitter From Your Car

<img src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2009/03/onstar-twitter-215x113.jpg" width="215" height="113" /> All you Twitter addicts stuck in traffic, some good news. You might not have to risk

Computers on wheels: Microsoft Auto

These days, new cars have a truly new feature, which those in the industry call telematics. You and I would probably call it an in-dash computer, but what do we know? Right now Microsoft has Sync in F

OnStar Stolen Vehicle Slowdown

This time next year, you may find yourself listening to NWA or Ice Cube and hearing something about a “hot jack move”. Whatever you do, don’t pull a “hot jack move” on a