Posts Tagged: Car Technology

Note-Worthy Car Features of 2018

With car technology improving every year, 2018 releases are expected to have some note-worthy features. If you’re considering purchasing a 2018 car, consider what new features might appeal to you before you start shopping. Parking Assistance If you live in a city where parking is limited, you probably struggle to run errands with minimal frustration…. Read more »

Top Apps for Car Owners

If you own both a car and a smartphone, you might want to look into the vast amount of mobile apps that you could benefit from. There are several mobile apps that are intended to improve our driving experience and PermaPlate has touched on a few top favorites. GasBuddy This application is free, (that’s always… Read more »

Benefits of Hearing Cars

A “hearing car” is a strange concept, but a concept that is under serious consideration and is currently being developed. Many manufactures feel that cars would benefit from hearing technology and some startups are working to develop the appropriate software. One startup in particular, OtoSense is currently working with a wide variety of automakers to… Read more »

Making Your Car Safe as Possible

Decades ago, many people used to ride in their cars without seatbelts on. Decades ago, infants were simply held in the arms of their mother when in a moving car.  Now, seatbelts are a safety necessity in cars and children (from infants to adolescence) are in some type of safety seat when in the car…. Read more »

Old Cars Do New Tricks

If you have been driving the same car around for a decade, you’re probably starting to get tired of it. If you can’t afford to replace it with a brand new car, consider upgrading your current car instead. Technology is playing a major role in cars that is only improving with time, and luckily, you… Read more »