Tag Archives: iPad

[Review] Apple iPad in custom Ford Fiesta dash

Sean Clark, from mp3Car, takes a look at the 2011 Ford Fiesta at the Ford booth at SEMA 2010 before the show starts. We find an iPad embedded in the dash, relocated HVAC controls, and relocated USB, AUX, and DC output jacks. This Fiesta also sports custom paint, tires, and some beautiful fabrication work, housing […]

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Keep Your Eyes on the Road with iPad

Justin Riley shows off us, on his custom iPad mount, how you can easily control some basic iPad functions with lots of gestures. After you do the quick 2 minute jailbreak (you wanted to do it anyway) you can enable a plethora of gesture controls. Slide from bottom up, top down, from status bar, tap […]

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System Wide Voice Control with iPad

Ok so it’s not true system wide access, but pretty darn close. Using a few apps, and a little jailbreak action, Justin Riley shows us how to control some basic functionality with just voice. Here we demonstrate adjusting the iPod, finding a place to eat, and even posting a tweet. Open your mind and imagine […]

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Custom iPad Mount for Car Dash

Justin Riley has fabricated a really well finished bolt-in kit for the iPad. (wifi or 3g). This particular kit fits into the 2005-2007 Subaru Impreza/WRX and STi. (They all have the same dash). This bolt-in kit is a 1:1 replacement for the stock dash. Basically just pop out the old one, and put this in […]

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Custom Install of Apple iPad in Car

I started planning an Ipad car install the moment I heard about it coming out. I’ve been using an in dash Ipod setup for a long time. I was inspired to use the Iphone/pod as an in car “pc”. The limitation of that is the small screen and remote control. The Ipad solves those issues […]

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First Impressions of the New Apple iPad

Overall the iPad is a great device and will have some really good mobile applications. The best way to describe it is to say that it just feels right.

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[REVIEW] Six reasons why Apple iPad is not a CarPuter

[REVIEW] Six reasons why Apple iPad is not a CarPuter

When I saw the Apple iPad unveiled, I immediately thought about how I could mount that sucker in my car. After all, Apple’s Mac Mini is already the heart behind many custom car computing setups and there are more than a few car-centric iPhone and iPod Touch apps that will certainly be compatible with the […]

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