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OEMs are Wrestling with Connectivity Standardization

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In a CNET article last week, Paul Mascaranas, Ford Motor Company’s Chief Technical Officer, talked extensively about Ford’s goal to standardize the way app developers work with auto manufacturers, bringing the entrepreneurial tech startups into the fold with some of the world’s largest auto manufacturers. Mascarenas’s comments hit home at Zubie, where we’ve developed an…

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‘Tis the Season for Safe Driving

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Looking for last minute gift ideas to finish your holiday shopping? Look no further. Zubie was featured as smart car tech that can “make your dumb car smarter” in a gift guide by TechHive – and any driver can appreciate that. Zubie is a great stocking stuffer for family and friends and can help them drive…

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Teens, Driving Safety and the Hard Lessons from the News

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It’s ironic that the very day a celebrity popular with teens perished in a horrible car crash in California, the state of Connecticut would be celebrating its 10th Teen Driving Safety Awareness Week. Paul Walker — the star of six of the seven Fast and the Furious franchise films — was killed on Sunday.

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What we drive, and what drives us

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“So, what car do you drive?” It was about two hours into a three hour meeting when we got the question.  A perfectly reasonable question from an affable and thoughtful executive in the midst of a strategy discussion about the car business.  But it distinctly changed the tone of the discussion as we switched gears…

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Connected Cars Will Drive $39 billion by 2018

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It wasn’t ten years ago that the ultimate in cell phone technology was a Nokia flip phone. Now that piece of hardware is a running gag like Maxwell Smart’s shoe phone. We’re at a similar crossroads with connected car technology. We’re on the verge of the entire business cresting like a tidal wave.

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The Future of the Connected Car

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Connected Car Expo 2013: The future starts now It’s an exciting week for those of us who are at the forefront of automotive connectivity. The LA Auto Show’s Connected Car Expo starts today. Not ten years ago, the Consumer Electronics Show held every January in Las Vegas, and the LA Auto Show barely recognized each…

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Zubie Android App and iOS Updates

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It’s finally here. Zubie version 1.2 is available in the app store and represents a major refresh of the experience as well as many new improvements. We think you’ll love it. Along with this update, we’re also thrilled to announce our Android app is now available in Google Play. But first on our iOS update… Since…

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Help your Teen Drive Safer and Smarter

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Do you remember getting your license? You practice in the car with your parents, take a few drivers ed courses, pass the driving test, and boom- you’re on the road, full speed ahead! Many teens are not exactly road-ready upon completion of driving school and need further coaching. The Zubie™ Key is a great graduation gift…

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