Calling all hackers! Ford is seeking app developers at the TechCrunch Disrupt Hackation hosted in San Francisco. App developers will compete for 24 hours, working around the clock, creating their pet projects.
Ford will host the SYNC AppLink Developer Challenge for the second consecutive year. Offering a workspace for ten individual development teams where they will program applications to be judged against one another.
The winning team will then be given the chance to go on and complete their project with the Ultimate goal that the app will be launched. Last year’s winner of the SYNC AppLink Developer Challenge, ROXIMITY, recently launched their app with App Link compatibility.
Users of the app have up-to-date relevant discount or special notifications sent to their Smartphone or relayed to them verbally via AppLink while they drive.
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