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  • Find My iPhone app saves girl after OnStar epic fail
    Find My iPhone app saves woman in ravine: OnStar's epic fail delays rescue
    An enterprising police officer using the Find My iPhone app located a woman trapped in a ravine for 12 hours after OnStar gave police the wrong location and sent them on a wild goose chase. A 28-year-old woman careened hundreds of feet down an...
  • Don’t Associate Grey Hairs With The 2014 Buick LaCrosse
    Don’t associate grey hairs with the 2014 Buick LaCrosse
    Unfortunately, over the years, the American automaker Buick has been stuck with an image that has been hard to shake. The long standing, real apple pie and hot dogs brand has been eye candy for Polygripers in particular, who view the brand as a...
  • Chevy OnStar Wi-Fi Hot Spot Connects Seven Devices
    Chevy's New Impala Adds Special Touch to Disney World Trip
    “Whoa!” came the exclamation from Margalit in the backseat, “That was some puddle!”Even a Southwestern travel writer occasionally wanders far afield. A travel writing workshop at Disney World drew me from my Arizona lair to...
  • Hot spots and high speed connectivity coming in Chevy for 2015
    Hotspots and high speed connectivity coming in Chevy for 2015
    Chevrolet announced today at the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) that they will be the first General Motors vehicles to offer high-speed data and smartphone connectivity running on a new OnStar 4G LTE connection network provided by AT&T...
  • 2012 Hyundai Veloster
    Review of Hyundai's 2012 Veloster and 2012 Sonata Hybrid
    Oh who would dare disagree that Hyundai has made some pretty killer moves, design-wise, over the last few years. The Korean automaker is now a major player in the auto biz and has without a doubt, long since eliminated, it's poor build quality...
  • Test Driving the OnStar FMV
    Test Driving the OnStar FMV
    Zev Mo GreenandI took some timeto review the OnStar FMV (For My Vehicle). The FMV is an aftermarket installation (rearview mirror) that adds OnStar functionality to many non-GM vehicles.I was recently given the opportunity to test-drive aToyota...
  • Snapshot of the surveillance society
    Snapshot of the surveillance society
    Declining economy and growing insurance rates have provided a unique opportunity to deprive citizens of their ever-diminishing privacy. Car insurance companies have come up with a devious way of bribing Americans to spy on themselves. This was not...
  • OnStar
    Will Onstar get you to Halloween Horror Nights? Service offers monster avoidance
    This year, OnStar, the emergency and navigation service offered by GM, is offering a special option on Halloween: Monster Dodge service. You can push your blue OnStar button and get an alert on the latest monster spottings in your area so you can...
  • Eye
    'Big Brother' rears his head
    Big Brother is watching you (again).Everything from social networking sites to GPS tracking devices and cell phones can gather and store personal data. The information is then sold or used by government agencies, corporations and other third...
  • Big Brother
    OnStar takes up partnership with Big Brother!
    The Bible is explicit in its warning about things like government control. In reality, the government of any country would have a great deal of difficulty imposing that control if there was no way to “track” you. The Book of Revelation...
  • OnStar is Now Available in non-GM Vehicles
    OnStar is Now Available in non-GM Vehicles
    Last week Chevrolet invited me to their headquarters in Dearborn, MI. It was about a day and a half press event and Chevy wanted to show case a few products -- the Cruze, Sonic and OnStar. I was rather excited to be given the grand tour. Chevy was...
  • OnStar - FMV Now Available at Best Buy for $299.99 -- on All Vehicles!
    OnStar - FMV Now Available at Best Buy for $374.99 -- on All Vehicles!
    OnStar Available at Best Buy! On July 24, 2011 the popular Onstar System offered by GM and products of GM became accessible to all vehicles. Many people have watched the commercials of those who use this system, during horrible crashes this System...
  • Track Santa with OnStar
    NORAD Santa tracker 2010: Use OnStar now to follow Santa Claus
    NORAD Santa tracker 2010: Use OnStar to follow Santa ClausYou can use OnStar to track Santa now. The OnStar Santa tracker was up and running as of 3 a.m. PST or 6 a.m. EST.Right now, OnStar advisors are standing by to give subscribers specific...
  • Santa
    Track Santa On the Internet
    Twas the night before Christmas,And all thru the house not a creature was stirring not even a mouse,Cause the kids throughout Tampa & even St Pete were glued to their PC's tracking Santa.The Countdown to Track Santa has begun, and...
  • OnStar
    Kids track Santa with help from OnStar on Christmas Eve
    Beginning at 6 a.m. EST on Christmas Eve, OnStar subscribers can press the blue OnStar button in their car to receive a "Santa Update." Up until 5 a.m. EST Christmas morning, OnStar advisors will be on hand to share Santa's actual...