General Motors has shown off prototypes of its in-car app platform for months, but today the automaker has finally committed turning its tech demos into a reality. In an interview with CNET, March...
In response to Ford Sync (an open App approach) - GM moves forward with it's App strategy.
As mentioned previously, there are so many solutions that really fit well for an in-car experience. The key for the App developers is to make compelling Apps that make sense and work well from within the car.
We can hopefully expect to see Apps for radio/entertainment, finding a place to park, locational/GPS services, smart telematics, car service/repair, traffic management, weather/environmental reporting.
More can be found about Ford Sync at http://sco.lt/8zw26L