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  1. iPhone Car Navigation Kit, Introduction

    by , 12-14-2009 at 05:51 PM

    Robert Wray of mp3Car shows off the new mp3Car store product, the Ultimate In-Car iPhone Screen Duplicating Kit available here.
  2. iPhone Car Navigation Kit, Simplify Music 2 App

    by , 12-14-2009 at 05:34 PM

    Robert Wray of mp3Car shows us how to stream music from a remote library in his car. This kit to duplicate one's iPhone screen in a car is available here.
  3. Crowd sourcing reveals worst traffic in the United States

    by , 12-08-2009 at 09:42 AM
    TomTom and TeleAtlas use their crowd sourced contributors to plot worst congestion in the United States.
    Congestion is considered traffic that is 70% or less of the posted speed limit.
    TeleAtlas has an audio podcast on this here and a full press release here.

    Rank CITY/REGION % of congested roadways
    1 Seattle, WA 43%
    2 Los Angeles, CA 38%
    3 Chicago, IL 37%
    4 Montgomery County, MD 37%
    5 San Francisco, CA 35%
    6 New York, NY 31%
    7 Washington, DC 30%
    8 San Jose, CA 29%
    9 Alexandria, VA 28%
    10 Oakland, CA (Alameda County) 28% (read more for #20-30)

    11 Atlanta, GA (Cobb County) 27%
    12 Boston, MA 27%
    13 Fairfax County, VA 26%
    14 Philadelphia, PA 25%
    15 Austin, TX 25%
    16 Phoenix, AZ 25%
    17 Long Island, NY (Nassau County) 24%
    18 San Juan, Puerto Rico 24%
    19 Portland, OR 23%
    20 Houston, TX 23%
    21 Contra Costa County, CA 23%
    22 Arlington, VA 23%
    23 Orange County, CA 20%
    24 New Orleans, LA 20%
    25 Norfolk County, MA 20%
    26 Denver, CO 20%
    27 Morris County, NJ 20%
    28 Miami-Dade, FL 20%
    29 Dallas, TX 20%
    30 Charlottesville, VA 19%

    Updated 12-08-2009 at 10:03 AM by optikalefx

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  4. DIY 1cm accuracy RTK-GPS

    by , 11-18-2009 at 08:43 AM

    This project claiming to provide 1cm GPS accuracy is getting a lot of heckling over on the Make Blog. A geophysical survey engineer claims this has little practical purpose without lots of time, pro survey skills and equipment. What does the mp3car community think about this?

    Updated 11-18-2009 at 10:16 AM by Jensen2000

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  5. 2011 Lexus LFA Engine Rev at SEMA 2009 Las Vegas

    by , 11-06-2009 at 01:01 PM
    This isn't really car computing related, but here is some exclusive video after hours at the Lexus booth at SEMA 2009. Apparently there are no other places where you can get a first hand view of the 2011 LFA engine running so we are posting the engine piece now and will post the rest of our video review later. For those of you who are crazy about Lexus, you can download the ring tone on our forums.

    Updated 11-08-2009 at 11:39 AM by Fiberoptic

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