2014

Connected Car Expo: Panel Discussion

Published: November 26, 2014 Ford Motor Company partnered with App Developers Alliance at the LA Auto Show to discuss current innovations and future opportunities in the Connected Vehicle industry. Read more.

App Pursuit Finalists

Published: November 20, 2014 Connected City saw some innovative app developers take on the Ford Developer challenge. Take a sneak peek into the stories of our top ten finalists of the App Pursuit at the LA Auto Show, including panel discussions. Read more.

Connected Car Expo

Published: November 20, 2014 An App Pursuit winner will be chosen during the Connected Car Expo at the Los Angeles Auto Show. The prize package includes a feature announcement with Ford on stage at the 2015 International Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in January. Read more.

Ford Developer Conference - Highlights!

Published: September 18, 2014 Ford Motor Company organized and hosted the Automotive Industry’s First Developer Conference at Sands Expo Convention Center @ CTIA- Super Mobility Week in Las Vegas from September 8th – 11th. Read more.

Developers hack the night away!

Published: September 18, 2014 Nearly 70 app developers participated at the 12 hour overnight Ford Dev hackathon on Monday Sept 8th following the full day learning sessions. Read more.

Ford and Penguin announce partnership in Europe

Published: September 18, 2014 Parents will soon be able to keep their children happily entertained on even the longest car journeys with a new SYNC AppLink enabled app featuring stories by Roald Dahl. Read more.

Conference Learning Sessions

Published: September 2, 2014 Join the global Ford Dev Team for the first-ever automotive run mobile developer conference for a full day learning agenda... Read more.

$50,000 plus prizes: Ford App Pursuit

Published: August 28, 2014 The App Pursuit is open to any size team. Work solo, or bring your friends. After a full day of learning how to develop your app...read more Read more.

12 hour Overnight Hackathon

Published: August 28, 2014 Access to AppLink developer tools such as full iOS and Android SDKs, over a dozen vehicle data message points, 80 different sets of city...read more Read more.

Smartphone Integration through SYNC?

Published: July 31, 2014 John Ellis, Global Technologist, Connected Services, Ford Motor Company, on smartphone integration, car safety, faster innovation cycles and the need to create a bigger playing field for developers of in-vehicle apps. Read more.

Idea Becomes an in Vehicle-app

Published: May 1, 2014 Designing apps for the vehicle is a totally different opportunity for developers, and Ford is engaging developers to come up with innovative solutions to what the future will bring. The Ford Developer Program enables developers to directly interface with a Ford vehicle and create apps via SYNC® AppLink™. Read more.

More apps unveiled at CES 2014

Published: January 17, 2014 Another 3.4 million vehicles will be eligible to download AppLink™ later this year. This CES 2014, Ford announced some select partnerships with Domino’s Pizza®, ADT, Parkopedia®, Parkmobile and Habu music app Read more.

Ford Developer Conference 2014 - Announced!

Published: January 9, 2014 The inaugural Ford Developer Conference hopes to bring together mobile app developers and automotive industry experts to discuss in-vehicle connectivity. The conference will be held in Dearborn, Mich. in September. Stay tuned for conference details Read more.