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Ford Challenge: Drone-to-Vehicle Technology

By Lauren Sigfusson | January 6, 2016 4:31 pm
Ford challenges developers to create software for drone-to-vehicle communication.

As part of Ford Smart Mobility, Ford is challenging innovators to develop software enabling drone-to-car communications using Ford SYNC® AppLink or OpenXC. The goal is a system that would survey inaccessible emergency zones and communicate findings to an F-150 in real time.
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Ford and DJI, a top drone manufacturer, have presented the challenge to create a “rapidly deployable surveying system.”

The goal is to create a surveying system for the United Nations Development Program that will allow even the most remote areas to be inspected in emergencies, according to Ford.
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