OnStar + Facebook: GM announced they are testing and
in-vehicle application allows owners to read text
messages aloud, listen to Facebook status updates /
news feeds, and update their own Facebook profiles.
* BMW +
Apple iPad: A docking port allows owners to connect
their existing Apple product to their car, and use
the device to control in-car audio, video, etc.
Mercedes-Benz just announced a similar integration.
* Audi +
Google Earth: Audi recently announced the
integration of Google Earth into their navigation
interface for the A8. Drivers will see 3D satellite
imagery and many layers of additional information
based on their location.
Mercedes-Benz + Pandora: Mercedes drivers can now
stream Pandora through either an iPhone or
BlackBerry with Bluetooth streaming audio. Drivers
can control Pandora with the steering-wheel buttons.
Touch/MyLincoln Touch: The technology offers voice
activation of multiple web-connected apps such as
Pandora and Stitcher.