Samsung sees opportunity in autos: 'A gigantic smartphone on wheels'

7:30 am U.S. ET | Jan. 6, 2014
Samsung Electronics Co., which sells almost one of every three smartphones, wants to parlay that technology into automotive navigation and entertainment systems for an industry that makes more than 80 million vehicles a year.... Read More »


Quick-swipe plan removes pain from pairing a phone

12:01 am U.S. ET | June 17, 2013
Tired of plowing through a 300-page owner's manual to pair your smartphone with the infotainment system in the rental car you just picked up? There may be a solution. A Finnish software designer is adapting a technology called NFC to allow motorists to pair smartphones simply by swiping the phones against the instrument panel.... Read More »


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