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Save big dollars at the gas pumps with this comprehensive car app

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Your Car and Smartphone, Connected
Just plug the Automatic Link into your car's data port. Your ... More

Editor's review Page 1 of 2

Published 7 Jun 2013

We've seen plenty of car and travel apps over the years that can do everything from remembering where you parked your car to tracking gas prices but it's rare to see one that is quite as comprehensive as Automatic. You might have heard mention of this app on a few US news programs of late with one commentator saying that Automatic could do for driving what the iPod did for music. So, what exactly can this app do for the US motorist? Well, it indeed can tell you where you parked you car and track gas prices but Automatic's main function is to help you save money on gas with just a few subtle changes in your driving habits.
Automatic is an iPhone and Android motoring efficiency app that talks directly to your car's onboard computer and uses your smartphone's GPS and data plan to upgrade your car's capabilities.  It connects directly to your car's onboard computer to decipher that little 'check engine' light and explain exactly what's wrong. When the light comes on, the app alerts you right away with a push notification. The Automatic Link plugs into the same port your mechanic uses when you take your car in for service and is easily accessible near the steering wheel. It's an easy install with no tools required. Using Bluetooth® 4.0 technology and sophisticated energy-saving algorithms, the Link minimizes your phone's battery consumption. It helps you...