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Join the Ford Dev Team in Barcelona Mobile World Congress 2019

Published: February 12, 2019   Join the Ford Dev Team in Barcelona from 25-28 February for the Mobile World Congress and experience the latest in in-car technology demonstrated through the power of innovation using SDL. Ford is collaborating with start-ups, major businesses and industry leaders across the globe to make the car more connected than ever before. From delivering your favorite navigation apps to helping you connect to meetings, Ford is making your car journey as seamless and stress-free as possible.

FordDev & SDL well represented at 2019 CES

Published: January 23, 2019 If you’ve ever been to CES you know what it’s like when your destination is “just over there”—but it still takes you an hour to arrive. You know the pain of walking 20 miles per day and never seeming to get anywhere. And you’re intimately familiar with surviving on less sleep in a week than you’d normally get in a night. Read more.

2018 SDL Developer Conference [VIDEO]

Published: October 24, 2018 As the SDLC and its open-source connectivity platform approaches its 2nd anniversary, the FordDev team, along with its consortium partners, recently wrapped up their second annual SDL Developer Conference in Los Angeles, which was held from 11th to the 14th of September.  Read more.

2018 Ford Hackathon Argentina

Published: September 25, 2018 The next edition of Ford's Hack'n'Sync challenge comes to Campus Party at the Tecnóplis Showroom in Buenos Aires, Argentina, April 26-27 Read more.

2018 Make It Driveable Challenge Tel Aviv Winners

Published: September 25, 2018 Fleet Fuel Management Solution and Touch Based Infotainment System Named the Winners of the 2018 Make It Driveable Challenge Tel Aviv. The event took place during the DLD Tel Aviv Innovation Festival, which draws hundreds of high-tech companies, investors and international corporations together. The Challenge attracted more than 140 developers and service providers, with 23 teams from Israel and Europe participating in the two-day challenge. Read more.

Make It Driveable Challenge: Los Angeles, 2018

Published: September 25, 2018 Scott Burnell of the FordDev Team gives us a behind-the-scenes report from the Make It Driveable Challenge LA, which was hosted during Mobile World Congress Americas, 11-14 September. Read more.

Tel Aviv Hackathon and SDL Conference

Published: July 26, 2018 Make It Driveable this September with the FordDev team as we celebrate a return to both Tel Aviv and Los Angeles in consecutive weeks. Only 1 weekend (and 12,000 km) separate these challenges so choose your event and compete for a share of cash and prizes. Read more.

Ford Development Team showcases AppLink innovations at Mobile World Congress, Barcelona

Published: February 27, 2018 From the seamless integration of your WebEx conference calls, to journey planning via Waze, streaming podcasts with ACast, and even paying for your BP fuel without getting out of the car, this week’s MWC promises to place the latest developments in Ford’s ‘Make It Driveable’ mission front and center. Andreas Brockers, Connected Vehicles and Services, Ford Europe, previews what to expect this week in Barcelona. Read more.

Join the Ford Development Team at this year’s Mobile World Congress, in Barcelona, February 2018

Published: February 1, 2018 Join the Ford Development Team in Barcelona from February 28 to March 1 for the Mobile World Congress and experience the latest in in-car technology demonstrated through SYNC 3 with AppLink. Read more.

AppLink Brings Productivity in to Ford Vehicles!

Published: January 18, 2018 Some of your favorite brands that help make your day more productive announced AppLink integrations during CES in Las Vegas. Join your WebEx meetings without the need to pick up your phone and tap the meeting number. Ask Alexa to turn on your home lights or let Waze inform you of an accident along your route! Read more.