Forward with Ford archive

  • Pocket-lint Podcast #45
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    Pocket-lint Podcast #45

    By 29 June 2011

    It's a pseudo-US special this week as Stuart reports live from New York where he's been playing with the LeapFrog LeapPad tablet for kids, and Rik explains what he was up to at the Ford plant in Dearborn, Michigan. Dan has had to make do with good old...

  • MyFord Touch TeleNav satnav system hands-on
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    MyFord Touch TeleNav satnav system hands-on

    By 29 June 2011

    Although the TeleNav satellite navigation system that ties in with Ford's MyFord Touch technology has been around since the end of last year in the States, it's going to accompany the in-car tech when it arrives in the UK in 2012 (around summer). So,...

  • iCloud just the beginning - next generation won't own much at all
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    iCloud just the beginning - next generation won't own much at all

    By 28 June 2011

    Apple's iCloud and other cloud-based storage and streaming solutions are merely the start of a paradigm shift in technology and, even, general lifestyle. While they allow the current generation of adults to remotely store their media, photos, documents...

  • VIDEO: Gracenote demos Ford SYNC's new voice control features
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    VIDEO: Gracenote demos Ford SYNC's new voice control features

    By 27 June 2011

    With the latest version of Ford SYNC, the car manufacturer's in-car voice command system, you can now draw from over 10,000 individual words that it recognises. This means that the company, along with collaborator Nuance, can offer many new ways for you...

  • MyFord Touch and SYNC AppLink coming to all UK Ford cars in 2012
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    MyFord Touch and SYNC AppLink coming to all UK Ford cars in 2012

    By 27 June 2011

    Ford is to introduce its in-car communication and entertainment technologies to all of its UK car ranges next year, including the entry-level Ford KA. Speaking exclusively to Pocket-lint during the company's Forward with Ford Futuring and Trends Conference,...

  • 'Apple in big trouble - can't survive'
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    'Apple in big trouble - can't survive'

    By 27 June 2011

    Although Apple is mega rich and has rapidly become the most valuable technology company in the world, thanks mainly to the iPhone and iPad, it is also in danger of extinction because of the way it functions. As a closed system - you must buy your applications...