CarPlay, Apple’s in-car interface, got even better thanks to an update that lets you use third-party map apps on the dashboard.
The CarPlay dashboard shows information from several apps at the same time, e.g. B. Music and maps to help you reach your goal. So far, however, you could only use Apple Maps. Third-party map apps had to use a full-screen view instead of being shown as a split screen on the dashboard. With iOS 13.4, third-party apps can finally also be used for the dashboard.
While Apple has allowed third-party apps to now appear in the CarPlay dashboard, developers still need to add support. So far, two major services have not worked: Google Maps and Waze. Google declined to comment on future plans, but said so The edge It has set itself the goal of “exploring ways to make the driving experience more seamless”.
In recent years, Apple has redesigned its Maps app to make it more reliable for iPhone users. However, many people still prefer to use other apps for navigation. The inclusion of third-party map apps in the CarPlay dashboard is therefore an important update for CarPlay users who find Apple Maps overwhelming.
In addition to supporting third-party navigation apps, iOS 1