iPhone App Adds CarPlay Support iPhone App Adds CarPlay Support’s iPhone app, Audio Books for iPhone, has been updated to include CarPlay support for cars with CarPlay capable infotainment systems. iPhone App Adds CarPlay Support
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Audio Books is a free iPhone and iPad app from with a collection of over 60,000 audiobooks including 2500 free titles. New Audio Books users can claim one paid title for free after signing up for an account including the new Becoming Steve Jobs biography…

Apple has only allowed a small number of App Store apps to support the CarPlay feature, some of which include: CBS Radio News, iHeartRadio, Rdio, Spotify, and Stitcher Radio for Podcasts.

The Audio Books interface shows both saved books in your library, as well as featured books from the service. Users can easily navigate through genres of audiobooks, and can even listen to free titles without needing to sign up for an account. iPhone App Adds CarPlay Support
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Other new features in the Audio Books app include:

  • Fully updated user interface with a new minimalist look and feel
  • Improved book browsing and general user experience for international users
  • Full integration with CarPlay and select in-car infotainment systems
  • Audio player updated to incorporate full functionality and controls without sub-menus
  • Re-organized settings page displays critical account information more prominently
  • Improved navigation throughout the app for a more intuitive user experience

The Audio Books app for iPhone and iPad is available FREE in the App Store.