Mobility

Gallery: Driving apps you wish for

As part of the course called "Cloud Computing in the Commute," students from the University of Michigan developed social apps for a Ford Fiesta research vehicle.

The winning application, called Caravan Track, lets a group of drivers in different vehicles coordinate a road trip by linking to the same web site where they can share messages and text each other.

A panel of judges from Univerity of Michigan, Ford and Microsoft selected the winner based on relevance and usability.

See full story: Ford preps apps experiment: Commute meets cloud?

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