Ford contributes AppLink to the GENIVI Alliance

February 26, 2013 by  
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Ford Motor Company will contribute the software for AppLink™, the Ford-developed in-car smartphone app interface, to the GENIVI Alliance. It is the first U.S. automaker to contribute proprietary source code from one of its products to an open-source project. The AppLink software enables apps from connected smartphones to be controlled using the vehicle interface, including available voice recognition and audio buttons.

Telematics: app opportunity – Part II

February 15, 2012 by  
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In the second of a two-part series, Telematics Update’s Jan Stojaspal explores how the telematics value chain is trying to monetize the connected car:

Ford to showcase Roximity app at 2012 CES

January 6, 2012 by  
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The Roximity smartphone app, winner of the Ford SYNC App Developer Challenge, will be one of five apps showcased in Ford’s exhibit at the 2012 International Consumer Electronics Show (CES).