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Ford Acquires Software Company Livio to Boost In-Car Connectivity


Ford has purchased a 5-year-old software company for almost $10 million, part of its plan to boost its in-car connectivity and attract younger and richer customers. The software company Livio will also help Ford promote as an industry standard its method of connecting smartphones with the car, a move which will speed up the pace of app development. "With the acquisition, Livio ...
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