Ford and Toyota launch consortium to help developers build in-car apps

When Ford first open-sourced SmartDeviceLink, it donated the technology to the GENIVI Alliance. If you look at the GENIVI Alliance’s homepage today, though, you won’t find Ford or Toyota as members. “Previously, GENIVI may not have been the most neutral body in the world,” David Hatton, Ford’s global manager of mobile application, told me when I asked about what happened

Read the full article at: techcrunch.com

Who ever said open source was neutral? It’s another form of good business – open.

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