One of the best places for intelligent hands-free assistants is the car, so Google added Assistant to Android Auto. At the same time, it released wireless Android Auto to make the whole thing seamless.
This magnetic car mount comes with a metal plate to adhere to the back of your phone or its case, while the mount's head has four powerful magnets built-in to make sure your phone stays in place during your drive.
Samsung doesn't use its own Exynos processors in all of its phones and tablets, but it has struck a deal with Audi to start using its chips in its cars to power its next-generation infotainment systems.
Android Auto, like other advanced phone-connected in-car experiences, hasn't gotten off to too hot of a start. But now millions of drivers will have access to Android Auto running directly on their phone, marking the biggest expansion yet for the app.
Hyundai has recently released an update for its infotainment system on the 2015 Hyundai Sonata, bringing Android Auto to the car. The question now is whether it is better, worse, or just something that is there that no one will use.
The online tool that is supposed to tell you if your phone will work with Android Auto is decidedly not working. Android Auto works with Android 5.x devices. But if you're really not sure whether your phone is compatible, there's a tool at android.com/auto/check that'll tell you if you're good to go. Unfortunately, it's broken. It's reporting back that the Nexus 6, Moto X 2014, HTC...