Making Legacy Vehicles Smart : Ford’s Strategy to Usher Legacy Vehicles Into Their Connected Vehicle Ecosystem

Scott Thomson Blog

Practically every new car sold today, from entry level subcompacts to luxury SUVs, have connectivity built into their driving experience. Services ranging from infotainment apps to remote start and car diagnostics are now commonplace and incorporate smartphone apps. But as connected vehicles are now widespread in the market, what value do drivers of older “dumb” vehicles benefit from their chosen …

AppCarousel Joins GENIVI Alliance as a Tier 1 Provider of Connected Car Infotainment Solutions

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AppCarousel to Feature New and Future Technology at the GENIVI CES 2016 Demonstration Showcase & Reception in Las Vegas   Las Vegas, Nevada – January 5, 2016 — AppCarousel, the leading provider of app platforms for connected cars, fleets and other connected devices, announced today that the company has joined the GENIVI® Alliance, a nonprofit automotive alliance committed to driving …

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What’s holding back the connected car?

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For the past few years automakers have been promising time and time again that their infotainment screens will finally match the ease and functionality of typical iOS and Android phones. Time and time again though, consumers begin to realize the infotainment units in their brand new vehicles are far from perfect. A 2014 survey conducted by Consumer Reports highlighted that …