Ford Releases New SDK To Devs

Ford is starting to release its Software Development Kit (SDK) to smartphone app developers so they can modify existing apps to work hands-free using voice recognition through Ford Sync. The SDK release marks the latest move by Ford to forge a more open collaborative bond with the wireless, consumer electronics and app developer communities to… Continue reading Ford Releases New SDK To Devs

Microsoft Expands Software Offering In Ford’s Truck Line

Microsoft and Ford have partnered together in the past to create ‘Sync’. They’ve taken this idea a step further in the the 2011 Ford Super Duty, by expanding the available software. They’ve touted it as a ‘contractor’s dream’. The idea behind the software integration is to allow drivers to turn the cab of their truck… Continue reading Microsoft Expands Software Offering In Ford’s Truck Line

Ford SYNC Calls On Developers

Elektrobit (EB) is working with Ford to provide application developers access to the in-car infotainment system Ford SYNC. The API acts as a programming interface for a particular phone platform, allowing software developers to create new applications for the vehicle, while taking advantage of the input mechanisms and vehicle data the Ford SYNC platform provides.… Continue reading Ford SYNC Calls On Developers