Ford Sync AppLink

Ground-breaking tech enabling your car to control the apps on your phone

Following the announcement of their MyTouch in-car interface (based on Microsoft Sync software) earlier this year, today Ford announced the next component of that technology called AppLink. The new addition to the system allows drivers to navigate mobile apps on a device using Bluetooth (no data plan required) to connect to the vehicle’s controls or voice commands—starting with the 2011 Fiesta, with all Ford and …