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Allo Updated With Android Auto Support

Allo, that aggressively hyped Google-made messaging app, has been updated to support displaying messages inside of Android Auto.  Previously, messages from the stock messaging app and Hangouts would display just fine, and with this update, Allo's messages will...

Waiting for Android Auto in Your BMW? Don’t Bother

In a recent interview between TechCrunch and BMW's Senior Vice President of Digital Services and Business Models, Dieter May, the German automaker declares Android Auto will not be offered as an option. For anyone keeping track, Apple's CarPlay was given the...

Android Auto Supports “OK Google” Hotword, Finally

Should you update the Android Auto app from Google Play, you will notice a new feature, one you might have expected to be available a long time ago, in a galaxy far, far away.  I'm speaking, of course, about the "OK Google" hotword command. With the new update...

Facebook Messenger Now Works With Android Auto

In a new update for Facebook Messenger, the messaging service now works for users of Android Auto, bringing all of your conversations straight to your car's dashboard. With the update, once connected to your car or using Android Auto's new standalone mode,...