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Tim Stevens / CNET:
Ford acquires in-car connectivity startup Livio in sub-$10M deal   —  Ford has paid an undisclosed amount to acquire Detroit-based Livio with the goal of better augmenting its capabilities in the world of smartphone connectivity.  —  At the 2013 International CES, Ford brazenly offered …
Sep 26, 2013, 12:50 PMIn context
Kevin Fitchard / GigaOM:
GM's plan to turn the car into a smartphone on wheels   —  At CES in January both Ford and General Motors unveiled their connected car open development plans, but the two automakers couldn't have been different in how they followed up.  Ford immediately started pumping out new apps for its Sync AppLink platform, but GM kept quiet.
Aug 5, 2013, 6:25 AMIn context
Wayne Cunningham / CNET:
Delphi and Verizon partner on car tracking, remote unlocking   —  Announced at CES 2013, the Delphi Connected Car will let car owners track their vehicle, get vehicle diagnostics, and remotely lock and unlock the doors.  —  With a black box the size of a pack of playing cards plugged into a car's OBD2 port …
Jan 7, 2013, 10:30 PMIn context
Frederic Lardinois / TechCrunch:
Ford Launches Open Developer Program To Let Mobile Apps Interface With Its Cars   —  Our cars have become increasingly connected, but building apps for them has generally involved small private betas and a lot of hand-holding from car manufacturers.  The first manufacturer to open up their cars …
Jan 7, 2013, 7:40 PMIn context
Dante Cesa / Engadget:
OnStar announces ‘closed’ API, developers welcome to apply   —  Tonight OnStar's pulled back the curtain just a tad, revealing it'll soon allow pre-approved third parties to build “apps” atop its platform.  While the closed API won't launch until later, at CES the telematics service announced …
Jan 9, 2012, 9:35 AMIn context
Jeff Yang / San Francisco Chronicle:
How Steve Jobs ‘out-Japanned’ Japan   —  The better part of a month has gone by, and most pundits have already weighed in on this year's CES — the global gadget extravaganza that makes Las Vegas the gravitational center of the geek universe every January.  The consensus?  Meh.
Jan 28, 2011, 4:05 PMIn context
Frederic Lardinois / NewsGrange:
Why Your Next Car Will Have an IP Address   —  One trend that has become very clear at this year's CES is that the Internet is slowly making its way into our cars.  Of course, you can already browse the Net and play music from Pandora through your smartphone, but the next generation of cars …
Jan 7, 2011, 7:05 PMIn context
Kip Kniskern / LiveSide:
Toyota Entune-Bing and more in your car   —  Toyota today introduced Entune from CES in Las Vegas, its new built-in hardware / mobile phone application pair that brings Bing, Pandora, Open Table and more to your car's dashboard.  —  Basically, you'll be able to (after buying a new …
Jan 4, 2011, 7:25 PMIn context
Rik Myslewski / The Register:
Pioneer puts Pandora Radio in your car   —  But only if you have an iPhone  —  CES 2010 Pioneer hammered another nail in the coffin of traditional music radio when it announced that its new top-end car-audio and satnav system would - among many other features - include support for Pandora Radio.
Jan 7, 2010, 12:40 PMIn context
Darren Murph / Engadget:
Ford becomes first automaker to offer HD Radio with iTunes tagging   —  If you thought the automakers would be leaving CES to the TV and PMP makers, Ford would like to have a word with you.  A few words, actually.  Aside from announcing that in-car WiFi will be available next year …
Dec 29, 2009, 4:35 AMIn context

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