The Roav Bolt itself is a pretty simple device that sticks into your car's cigarette lighter socket (also known as the 12-volt port). It has a couple of USB ports on the side for charging your phone and there's an AUX jack as well. On the top are four LED lights that'll light up to show you it's working -- blue indicates pairing mode, orange is when it's looking for a … [Read more...] about Google’s first auto accessory is like a Home Mini for the car
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Android Auto and Apple Carplay keep making their way into more and more cars. The latest two to be announced with the smartphone connectivity integrated are the 2018 Nissan Kicks and the 2018 Jeep Wrangler. The Kicks is a compact crossover and will have a centrally-mounted 7" display with Auto and Carplay support. It will come in three models: Kick S, Kick SV, and Kick SR, and … [Read more...] about 2018 Nissan Kicks and Jeep Wrangler will support Android Auto
During a week with the 2019 Mercedes-Benz CLS450 4Matic, it's difficult to find much to grumble about. The new, third-generation model is beautiful inside and out, packs a hearty helping of technology and is brilliant to drive. That's not without some caveats, of course. But in general -- and especially if you'll never use those back seats -- the CLS450 is a great luxury … [Read more...] about 2019 Mercedes-Benz CLS450 review: A beaut with some tradeoffs
This year's hot holiday toys are more lifelike and interactive than ever before. Fuzzy robot puppies obey voice commands, animatronic ponies take you for a ride around the block and velociraptors snap and snarl in training exercises. And they also have frequent bouts of flatulence. Or bowel movements. Because, you know... for kids. Every year I track how tech changes the … [Read more...] about Hot tech toys for 2018 include robots… that poo?
*Editor's Note: While you're looking for telescopes and other space gifts, check out our picks for the Best Space Gifts and Best Kids' Space Gifts and Toys for more ideas.* Do you want painless, quick access to the universe? Our editors suggest these nimble telescopes. One is "digital"; the other is "analog." Take your pick: Editors Choice: … [Read more...] about Best Telescopes for Beginners (Easy to Use) — 2018 Guide