Chrysler Gearing Up For In-Car Wi-Fi In 2009 Models Via Autonet

Chrysler is poised to be the first car manufacturer to offer built-in internet access in its vehicles. The service, called Uconnect Web, uses existing wireless data networks for internet access it then shares with devices in the car via Wi-Fi, essentially turning your car into one big hot spot. The core device, which… » 8/12/08 9:00pm 8/12/08 9:00pm

AutoNet Mobile Router: Net Enable Your Hoopty Ride in 2007

Autonet mobile, the company responsible for putting the Internet inside of Avis rentals is selling their WiFi car router to the public this spring. The routers plug into your ciggy adapter, and use what sounds like EV-DO via Virgin Mobile. Interesting. Speeds should hit 400 kbps to 1 mbps, as we reported before. But… » 1/04/07 4:56pm 1/04/07 4:56pm