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Mercedes-Benz is Working on Nest Thermostat Integration

In an effort to make life more convenient for its customers, Mercedes-Benz is once again embarking on another technological feat. Last time, we have mentioned that the brand is exploring the possible integration of its car’s system to the Nest smart thermostat, but we did not have details yet on how the project will bring about benefits to its consumers. However, thanks to a report from Digital Trends, we now have an idea what the famous German marque is trying to achieve. The goal of the automaker’s Research and Development division is to come up with an effective way for the car to communicate with the Nest thermostat at home. This will allow the thermostat… Continue Reading »

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Geneva 2013: smart drive 2.0 App Unveiled

The smart drive app was released for the iPhone around a couple of years ago, and now smart is providing version 2.0, which comes with the standard suite of functionality enjoyed in the original, but also has new features that the company says is tailor-fit for its customers. From entertainment to navigation, the smart drive 2.0 app is the perfect complement for iPhone-toting smart car drivers.For starters, there’s an offline navigation solution that the company says is among the most affordable services right now. There’s worldwide map access and the functionality has been optimized for driving in the city. There’s also a Web Radio that grants the driver access to… Continue Reading »

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Siri will be in the New Mercedes A-Class

Next month, the Mercedes A-Class will be officially launched at the Geneva Motor Show. The car, which will feature its new COMAND infotainment system, will show off the new dashboard that centers on the Apple iPhone 4S. Yes, Siri will be there to talk to you while you drive your new car. You can make appointments, call and text someone while you are driving. As cool as this may seem, the feature will only be in the A-Class’ Europe market for now, but Mercedes-benz said that this system will also be in the B-Class, C-Class and E-Class real soon. Here is the official press release from Daimler:

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Mercedes-Benz Classic Museum Guide App Released for Apple Devices

With more and more people adopting Apple’s iPhone and iPad and even the (to a lesser degree) iPod Touch as the mobile devices of choice, it’s no secret that marketing and brand awareness can be increased by tapping into these gadgets. That’s why, in part because of the 125th anniversary celebration of the automobile in 2011, Mercedes-Benz Classic has just launched the Classic app. The new application will put a digital museum guide right at your fingertips (literally, you know, because of the touchscreen devices). Users gain access to all of the exhibits featured in the Legend as well as the Collection museum tours—including all of the 160 vehicles within… Continue Reading »

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Mercedes-Benz Classic Cars app now available

Mercedes-Benz has been building world-class premium vehicles for over a century now. To educate people about the development of the automobile, the company has its own museum—the Stuttgart Mercedes-Benz Musuem—where 160 vehicles were built for the past 120 years of production. Thanks to mobile technology, you don’t have to leave the comfort of your own home to appreciate the company’s rich history. All you have to do is download one special app—the Mercedes-Benz Classis Center app—for both the iPhone and iPad The app offers a virtual walk into the Mercedes-Benz Museum, complete with photos and sound effects. And, the app will be updated with real time information pertaining to the… Continue Reading »

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Media Interface Plus to integrate iPod and iPhone features

Here’s something to look forward to from your new Mercedes-Benz—a brand new vehicle connectivity system that lets your play and control the Pandora radio app right from the comfort of your Smartphone. Dubbed the Media Interface Plus (IMP), it allows you to stream audio live from your mobile to the vehicle’s audio system. The new app automatically integrates with the MB mbrace suit of services withour requiring any form of professional installation. All you have to do is login to MIP which is right under your glove compartment or center armrest. This is the first time that a vehicle manufacturer has created a system that can be fully integrated with… Continue Reading »

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Smart iPhone app and Drive Kit now available

Been waiting for Smart’s drive app for your iPhone? Well, wait no more. The app is now available on the iTunes App Store for $9.99. And you may want to get the Smart Drive Kit as well. It’s a cradle that enables advanced telematics using the iPhone app. You could now buy the cradle at any Smart dealerships all around the country. Remember, both the app and the kit are for sole use on the Smart Fortwo. The Smart Drive Kit lets you charge your iPhone directly in your Fortwo while also integrating audio to your in-car entertainment system. The app and kit combo has actually been awarded with the… Continue Reading »

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