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GM’s OnStar Now Operating In Four Continents, 19 Countries

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - One of the growth strategies of the “new” General Motors has been to expand the presence of its OnStar telematic service around the world. And boy has it done so, expanding into 14 new markets during 2015 alone.

2015 Cadillac Escalade Named One Of The Most Hackable Vehicles

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - Vehicle hacking has become a hot topic as of recent, with many manufacturers being affected, including General Motors’ OnStar system. But, the 2015 Cadillac Escalade has recently been named by forensic consultants PT&C/LWG as one of the most hackable vehicles sold in the United States.

First Shift: Honda, Subaru parent profits rise on robust U.S. sales

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - Honda, Subaru profits rise on U.S. sales; OnStar app under attack; Senate cracks down on automakers; Toyota skips Apple, Google; Snyder: U.S. to earn sales bronze.

This technology will turn your old beater into a connected car

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - Verizon is announcing Hum today, a two-piece hardware system bundled with a phone app and monthly plan that give basically any old car (1996 or newer) OnStar-like capabilities, ranging from stolen vehicle tracking to Check Engine light...

Car hacker finds flaws in Mercedes, BMW, Chrysler systems

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - Two weeks after a security researcher revealed how he could remotely control upwards of millions of GM automobiles by exploiting a vulnerability with its OnStar navigation systems, the hacker now says that cars sold by Mercedes-Benz, BMW...