• Volvo is going to release an EV that uses Android Automotive

    7 days ago - By MobileSyrup

    Volvo is on the verge of releasing its first electric vehicle called the XC40 SUV and it's going to run a version of Android Automotive. Android Automotive is different from the more well-known Android Auto. Instead of your phone running an infotainment system on top of your car's existing in-car interface, Android Automotive is the in-car system. This allows manufacturers to build and design their own infotainment with Google's services as the backbone of the software. This means that Google Assistant, Maps and more are going to be standard in cars running this system. Users will even be...
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  • Watch the Cool New Trailer For UNDEADWOOD From CRITICAL ROLE

    Watch the Cool New Trailer For UNDEADWOOD From CRITICAL ROLE

    7 days ago - By GeekTyrant

    About a week ago, I learned about UnDeadwood. This is a new mini-series from Critical Role where Brian W. Foster will run his players through a story using the Deadlands Reloaded RPG system. Well, we now have a trailer for it and I'm so excited! The players include Anjali Bhimani , Matthew Mercer , Khary Payton , Marisha Ray , and Travis Willingham with Ivan Van Norman serving as the Bartender.
    “Join Game Marshall Brian W. Foster as he runs a four-part episodic saga utilizing the Deadlands Reloaded RPG system set in the not-so-sleepy town of Deadwood, where rumors of supernatural...
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  • Volvo's first EV will run native Android

    Volvo's first EV will run native Android

    7 days ago - By The Verge

    Images: Volvo
    Volvo is one week away from unveiling the first EV under its own brand, an all-electric version of the company's popular XC40 SUV. On Wednesday, the Swedish automaker said the car will mark another first , too: it will be the first Volvo car with an infotainment system built on Google's new embedded Android Automotive software.
    That means the new electric XC40 will come with features and apps like Google Assistant and Google Maps built in, with no need for an Android smartphone. The SUV's infotainment system will also have access to the Play Store, allowing owners to download...
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  • Volvo's electric XC40 will use an Android infotainment system

    Volvo's electric XC40 will use an Android infotainment system

    7 days ago - By Engadget

    Volvo's electric XC40 will represent an upgrade to in-cabin tech, not just the powerplant. The automaker has continued its teaser campaign for the EV by revealing that it will use an infotainment system based on Android Automotive, just like the car...
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