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Is That a Turbo? No it's iBoost! HKS and Bonobo Announce App Partnership

Jun 14, 2012 - Bonobo, developers behind the popular entertainment app iBoost, announce a partnership with HKS Japan. The collaboration adds HKS' iconic 'psssshhhht!' turbo sound and boost gauges to iBoost, the first app to enable any car to look and sound turbo. The App uses the iPhone's sensors to detect movement of the car; as users shift gears, iBoost triggers sounds that emulate a real turbocharged engine. This app allows motoring fans to feel like their car has been tricked out with HKS performance gear.

Pull G's with Zilla, The Automotive Performance App for iPhone

Feb 14, 2012 - Now anyone with an iPhone can have a powerful in-car computer thanks to Zilla, the latest app from chart-topping app developer Bonobo. Using the precise sensors and data connection present in the iPhone, Zilla analyzes a vehicle's motion thirty times a second, plotting G-force, acceleration, braking and cornering forces across a series of stylish live graphs, dials and supercar-inspired gauges. All for less than a cup of coffee.