Apple CarPlay Patent Suggests Remote Start, Trunk Operation

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Apple CarPlay Patent Suggests Remote Start, Trunk Operation
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A new patent published from the United States Patent and Trademark Office on Tuesday. This patent, which was named No. 8,868,254 for Accessory Control with geo-fencing. This was designed to turn an iPhone into a car remote when paired up with a Car-Play accessory.

Such devices were popularized by auto-part manufacturers as well as car companies. This tech concept is nothing new as the entire idea of controlling a car’s functions via a remote has been around for several decades. One of the first systems to incorporate such technology was des