*Texting while driving has been such a major issue that Oprah took it upon herself to start the “No Texting While Driving” pledge.
But now, carmakers are ignoring her warnings and pledge and pushing the no texting while driving envelope with their latest “enhancements” to their vehicles.
GM, Ford, and Nissan Motor Companies are following behind Volkswagen in their quest to keep you connected to the Internet while in their vehicles.
Volkswagen bill themselves as the first to offer in-car systems that “access Google, Facebook and Twitter”, according to the Detroit News. (more…)
*When going to any store with a television department it is expected that the latest family movie will be playing or maybe even a sporting event to show off the clarity of the television.
But, some customers in South Carolina are not entertained by what they saw on televisions in a local electronics store.
Now, we’re going to give the reported story, but there may be a feeling of “Ummmmhuh. Yeah right!” once you hear the explanation
*Remember when you had a CD player and a cassette player in your car?
Matter of fact, remember when you had a walkman?
Those started with cassettes, then they graduated to CDs. But, when is the last time you saw anyone jogging through your neighborhood with either? It’s all about the MP3 or iPod right?
Well, Ford is in agreement with the change and they are preparing to force a technology upgrade in some of their vehicles. (more…)