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    1. Just in Time for iPad 4G, Audi Shows off New iPad-Based Entertainment System for A6 and A7 at Geneva Motor Show



      There was so much new on the Audi stand this week at the 2012 Geneva Motor Show in Switzerland that we almost forgot about this particular piece of news. Then we got back from dinner (Geneva Mean Time) and saw news from the States about the iPad 4G announcement and this bumped up to our top story.

      This new system was fitted to the new Audi A6 allroad, ...
    2. Audi AG Issues iPhone, Android, iPad App Smackdown



      Know how those of us who aren't in Audi's home market of Europe always complain when we can't get the niche vehicles a home market can boast... like maybe that A5 3.0 TDI S-line Sportback you've always wanted... with manual transmission and sunroof delete? Well if that wasn't enough forbidden fruit for you, we may have found enough to tip the applecart. Seems the same rule applies ...
    3. Choice Gear: New Audi UK 24H App for iPad and iPhone



      Speaking of comprehensive guides for Le Mans, you'll want to check out this latest guide from Audi UK. In 2010, Audi's British arm paired with EVO Magazine to bring a guide for those headed to Le Mans or for those who wanted to make sure they could follow along. Now, for 2011, the app's been improved on several ...
    4. Choice Gear: Apple iPad2 Launches During Busy News Week



      While we were on the ground in Geneva this week for the annual motor show we weren't overly surprised to see the Apple iPad integrated into futuristic car concepts like the back seat of the Audi A3 Concept or the front seat of the Volkswagen Bulli. Just how to integrate Apple's tablet and others like it has been much on the minds of the forward thinkers in the electronics labs at Audi and its parent the Volkswagen Group. However, ...
    5. This iPad is Property of Audi and You Can't Have It. Dang!



      Our friend Scott over at the IAmAudi Blog also happens to be an Audi brand specialist at Audi Wilsonville in the Pacific Northwest. As such, his blog often features cool news from the dealer/distribution side of the Audi business. Case in point is his latest story on a new method of Audi marketing within dealerships via special branded versions of the Apple iPad.

      We're guessing our readers already know about the ...
    6. Choice Gear: iPad Users Take Note. British Magazine Invasion on Zinio including EVO, Top Gear and Octane



      Ever since purchasing an iPad earlier this year we've been quickly weening out our subscriptions to print magazines. Big piles of magazines were cool to a point but get old after a while, especially when traveling. Some magazines have opted for stand-alone apps and such but one of our single most used iPad apps is that of Zinio. Until Steve Jobs wakes up and adds a magazine newsstand of his own to iTunes we're more than happy to ...
    7. Audi / Apple iCar + Other Futuristic Concepts



      We just caught an interesting post on twitter by CyrilZammit that grabbed our attention... mentioning new Apple concepts plus an Audi/Apple iCar. Turns out the tweet lead to an article over on the Huffington Post, a Top 10 style article that shared the some of the coolest futuristic concepts by independent designers depicting possible products that design-conscious Apple might create. Among them was a car designed by ...
    8. Bosch Launches Light 'Em Up Dyno Performance Meter App for iPhone



      Count OE parts supplier Bosch as the latest creator of an iPhone based performance meter app with the launch of their Light 'Em Up Dyno. The app itself is free though limited to measuring 0-60 mph runs unless you opt to spend $4.99 which unlocks other measurements such as hp, lateral Gs, acceleration Gs and braking Gs.

      The app features push features that allow you to share your runs on Facebook and Twitter and ...