Apple’s IronHeart project could expand CarPlay access to control more of your car

Apple first introduced CarPlay back in 2014 as a part of iOS. CarPlay is an iPhone-based car system that allows users to control music, use maps, make phone calls, and more. One of the biggest complaints against this system is how limited it is. Users often find themselves switching from CarPlay to the car’s built-in system to control other parts of their cars. However, Apple is said to be working on fixing this issue.
What’s IronHeart?
According to Bloomberg’s Mark Gurman, Apple is working on a project internally known as IronHeart. This project aims to take CarPlay to the next level, bringing the biggest upgrades to it since it was first released. According to the report, these potential changes could allow users to access and/or control:
Inside and outside temperature and humidity readings
Temperature zones, fans, and the defroster systems
Settings for adjusting surround-sound speakers, equalizers, tweeters, subwoofers, and the fade and balance
Seats and armrests
The speedometer,…

Written By: Mahmoud Itani

Original Article: https://www.xda-developers.com/apple-ironheart-project-iphone-carplay/

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