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 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
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
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
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
<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>.
<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
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.
<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
<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
<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
<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
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
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