U.S.A. Today: Smartphones Bring Net Radio To Cars Today
January 26, 2011 at 4:14 AM (PT)
The push to bring radio on the web to your car has made it to the mainstream press, with U.S.A. TODAY writing, "Internet radio and apps may be coming to your car, thanks to the iPHONE, ANDROID or BLACKBERRY."
Many people have been waiting for carmakers to include devices in their products to allow for internet access, but smartphones have already made that possible with connectivity to existing audio systems.
"Things have changed quite a bit," said BMW Sr. Project Mgr. ROBERT PASSARO. "We're tapping into where people are living their digital lives now, and that's on the smartphone. It makes sense to leverage that and integrate it into the car."
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