Automatic is a cool idea: Monitor your car and your driving using a Bluetooth dongle plugged into the diagnostic port found on every recent car. But the service itself is frustratingly limited, a dunce driving nanny rather than a useful tool. What Is Automatic? Automatic is a "smart driving assistant", made up of two components: A hardware dongle (the "Automatic … [Read more...] about Hands-On Review: Automatic, a Nanny For Your Car
The iPhone 5 gets decent battery life, considering how thin it is, but it certainly doesn't last all day. That's why I decided to pick up a Mophie Juice Pack Air battery case for it. How does this compare to the Juice Pack for the iPhone 4? And is it worth $99? Read on for my full review! The iPhone Needs Juice I was initially quite impressed by the iPhone 5's battery … [Read more...] about Mophie Juice Pack Air for iPhone 5: Hands-On Review
I love cars, but I hate buying them. The car buying process can be a catfight or ripoff, and it's never fun. That's why I was pleased to hear that Ford offers “friends and family” (X plan) pricing to shareholders like me. But it's been awfully difficult actually getting this benefit! Update: As of 2018, this still works! I got a new X-Plan PIN for our 2018 Flex! X Plan … [Read more...] about Yes! Ford Offers “X-Plan” Pricing for Shareholders!