My question last week - How Much Will CarPlay Cost - was not an idle one. Most readers - and I include myself in this group - presume that CarPlay is, as I wrote, "a strategy that is based more on propping up the iPhone than on building a separate revenue stream."
Another way of putting it is that Apple is constructing a world with accessories that connect with and are powered by their flagship device. Call it Digital Hub 2.0.
Digital Hub 1.0
The articulation of the original "Digital Hub" ...