Clarion Next Gate is an iPhone controller for your car

Clarion Next Gate

Clarion today introduced the Next GATE, a product that is dubbed an in-vehicle intelligent controller for iPhone. Connecting to your iPhone using the dock connector, this takes the windshield space often taken up by a portable GPS. The aim of the product is to make easy to access apps using the 7-inch WVGA display.As for apps, Clarion has said that the Next Gate will launch with a handful of vehicle-friendly apps that includes TuneIn, Pandora, Vlingo, INRIXTraffic and  InfoGation. This also doubles as a Bluetooth calling device, supporting voice dialing and voice activation. The Clarion Next Gate will be available starting on June 1st, priced at $269.99. Clarion Debuts Next GATE, a Revolutionary In-Vehicle Intelligent Controller … [Read more...]

Review of Kayak Mobile App for iPhone and iPad

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We’ve all seen the hilarious commercials from Kayak, a new all-in-one trip planning website.  If you haven’t, you should check them out.   This week I decided to start planning a trip to Hawaii this summer, and those funny commercials came to mind.  I was presently surprised to find not only does Kayak have a Universal app, but the palindrome named company did a great job on it as well. … [Read more...]