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Video: Glympse and Ford team up to offer location-sharing service for SYNC

At the 2013 Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas FoMoCo and Glypmse unveiled what they call the first location-sharing app for Ford’s SYNC connectivity system. Using the AppLink system, users of Sync and Glypmse will now be able to share their location with family and friends directly from their car using voice commands. “People typically […]

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Ford SYNC to read out text messages for drivers

According to Ford technology spokesman Alan Hall, FoMoCo plans on integrating a new feature into the SYNC infotainment system that will read out text messages for drivers. Known as the Message Access Profile or MAP, the applications will work with smartphones and can be accessed from the steering wheel. The driver of a vehicle can […]

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Ford Adds SYNC AppLink to 10 models, grows app developer community

Ford is adding its award-winning SYNC AppLink software to a new line up of vehicles for 2012, making it available on a total of 10 models. The program gives access to, and voice control over, driver’s smartphone apps while mobile. Doug VanDages, director of Ford Connected Services Solutions comments “We understand more and more drivers […]

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Pandora to find its way into your car very soon, find out which cars (will) offer it…

At the 2011 Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas, many automakers revealed the application of Pandora in vehicles. The Pandora internet-radio service has more than 75 million registered users and more than 50 million downloads for its app on smartphones. At CES, Pandora and Toyota announced that they will provide the popular personalized internet radio […]

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2012 Ford Mustang owners next in line for SYNC AppLink

Last month, Ford launched its SYNC AppLink, the industry-first software application that gives SYNC users hands-free voice control of their smartphone apps, on the 2011 Ford Fiesta. FoMoCo has now confirmed that 2012 Ford Mustang owners are next in line for the SYNC AppLink features. The Mustang will be the first vehicle with AppLink integrated […]

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