Ford seen ditching Microsoft for Blackberry in future cars
Ford Motor Co. plans to ditch Microsoft Corp. for Blackberry Ltd. for future upgrades to its Sync voice-activated system, according to a source with knowledge of the plans.
The Dearborn automaker for years has been plagued...
Microsoft is looking for a replacement CEO now that Steve Ballmer is on his way out, and current Ford CEO Alan Mulally is at the top of the list of candidates.
The former Boeing CEO has been largely credited for the incredible turnaround at Ford. As part of Mulally’s...
•Ford and Microsoft are teaming up to use Microsoft Hohm as a platform to help future owners of Ford’s electric vehicles optimize the way they recharge their vehicle and better manage their home’s energy use
•Microsoft and Ford also will work with utilities and municipalities to help develop an...
Ford Syncs Up with Microsoft to Smooth the Highway for Digital Music Players
Ford Motor Company used to tout its innovative ways with the slogan: "Ford has a Better Idea." In recent years, however...
Just to end this surreal bittersweet week, in which FoMoCoNews was put to the test in so many levels, in an upbeat mood, here is a video explaining the functions of the SYNC system in detail.
I can hardly wait for SYNC to hit the market. Its going to be HUGE.
Live from Dearborn: Microsoft and Ford demo Sync
At Ford's recent 2008 product information event, the Blue Oval showed that it's catching up to the competition on many fronts, including powertrains, interior quality, and overall refinement. The fact is, the folks over in Dearborn are playing...