Watch Android Auto and Apple CarPlay slug it out in a Mazda CX-9 - Roadshow

The iOS 12 update was released just yesterday and one of the features of the update that some have been anticipating, is support for third-party mapping interfaces for CarPlay. This means that if you’re using CarPlay and you’d rather not use Apple Maps, you’ll be pleased to learn that you can now use Google Maps as an alternative.Google has announced that its mapping application will now be compatible with CarPlay and have highlighted some of the features and advantages that users can expect from it. Now for the most part Google Maps on CarPlay is essentially the same as the one on your phone, at least in terms of features.However it has been redesigned to fit onto infotainment systems, and will support things like offline mode in which users can pre-download maps so that they won’t have to worry about being in areas with spotty reception. Users will also be able to access lists on the CarPlay version of Google Maps, and also see real-time traffic updates, and more, as long as your device is connected to Car

Watch Android Auto and Apple CarPlay slug it out in a Mazda CX-9 - Roadshow

YouTubers "The Straight Pipes" sit down to find out which platform is better now that Apple CarPlay supports Google Maps.

Sat 22 Sep 18 from CNET Cutting Edge

Toyota to finally support Android Auto, report says - Roadshow

Toyota is one of a handful of automakers that only supports Apple CarPlay for now.

Fri 21 Sep 18 from CNET

Google Maps For CarPlay Is Finally Here

The iOS 12 update was released just yesterday and one of the features of the update that some have been anticipating, is support for third-party mapping interfaces for CarPlay. This means that ...

Tue 18 Sep 18 from Ubergizmo

Google Maps works with Apple CarPlay following iOS 12 update

We've known since WWDC in June that iOS 12 would herald the arrival of Google Maps on CarPlay. Apple released the latest version of the iPhone and iPad software Monday, and after ...

Tue 18 Sep 18 from Engadget

Google Maps finally comes to Apple CarPlay with iOS 12 - Roadshow

You'll have to have both iOS 12 and the latest Google Maps app update to make it work.

Tue 18 Sep 18 from CNET

Navigation apps like Waze may NOT be reliable for steering you out of a disaster, experts warn

Google-owned Waze said it's worked with local governments and volunteer map editors to mark closures of thousands of roads across North Carolina, South Carolina, and Virginia.

Tue 18 Sep 18 from Daily Mail

North Carolina officials warn about using GPS apps after Florence

Officials in North Carolina are urging people to use caution when navigating roads with apps like Waze in the aftermath of Hurricane Florence.        

Tue 18 Sep 18 from USA today

Here’s what Google Maps looks like running on Apple CarPlay

With iOS 12, Apple is giving third-party apps more flexibility and new capabilities within CarPlay. As an example, for the first time, you can use other apps besides Apple Maps ...

Sun 16 Sep 18 from The Verge

An underrated perk of iOS 12: Google Maps and Waze will soon be able to work with CarPlay

Prior to iOS 12, users were stuck using Apple Maps if they wanted to use CarPlay for navigation. That will soon change.        

Thu 13 Sep 18 from USA today

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