RoadTune Universal hands-free review

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The RoadTune Universal is a hands-free charging kit that packs a ton of awesome features, whilst retaining a relatively cheap price tag at only £19.99 from MobileFun. In terms of design, the RoadTune is rather attractive, made from high-quality polycarbonate and ABS composite, which is strong enough if you were to drop it. It's also worth…

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Nissan's smartwatch – the Nissan Nismo Concept watch. A great idea!

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Now this is rather cool. Not wanting to miss out on a tech bandwagon car makers are jumping in with their own smart watches. Nissan has this little beauty, the Nissan Nismo Concept Watch, which it is offering buyers of its high-end cars. It links with a smartphone via Bluetooth to offer a mix of…

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IFA 2013 – Ford's very cool AppLink – Video

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Ford's big focus at IFA was on AppLink, the dashboard's way of hooking up to your iPhone, Android or BlackBerry device to offer hands-free, voice activated, in-car versions of popular apps while on the go. FA 2013 saw Ford announce a number of new partners for AppLink, including and TomTom navigation to follow its…

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IFA 2013 – Ford adds Spotify, Tom Tom and others to its in-car AppLink system

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Ford has one upped the ante in the way cars are integrating consumer technology by revealing a host of new apps for its AppLink system at IFA. AppLink (which essentially connects a smartphone to Ford's SYNC connected dashboard system) now works some really interesting content company and service providers including Spotify, Tom Tom and…

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Car2go comes to the UK: Will the "Boris bikes for cars" service be a hit in London?

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Super simple car-sharing service car2go has launched in the capital this week, bringing a fleet of smart cars to Londoners who want to get around but don't want the hassle of looking after and paying a small fortune for their own wheels. The car2go service from Daimler and Europcar works a bit like the popular…

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