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Ford Challenges Personal Fuel Economy

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Ford Motor Company challenged developers to create an innovative app that links to the OpenXC platform on Ford Vehicles. OpenXC is an open source software and hardware platform that basically acts as an application programming interface (API) to your Ford vehicle. Ford vehicles have always impressed me with their gorgeous high...

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We won, thanks to you!!

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I sent this email out to a number of folks this morning, but I wanted to share it more broadly as there are many more people we want to thank. Last night we received some great news: the winners of the Apps For Vehicles Challenge were announced and we won the Grand...

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Fuel Economy … Now its Personal

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Have you ever stopped to think how much you’re spending on gas? When I ask most people what they spend each year on gas they usually respond with a weekly amount. This is because many of us pull into the gas station without giving much thought to the expense.  We turn off the...

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EVs and Hybrids: What’s the scoop?

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  We’re going to take a step back in this blog post to cover the basics – what are electric vehicles and hybrids, and what are their benefits and drawbacks? EVs The main difference between electric vehicles and conventional vehicles is that electric vehicles do not have an engine. They are powered by...

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