BlackBerry and Ford make 400 hires for QNX and SYNC platforms
As Ford rushes to get into the smart car wave, BlackBerry’s employment practices are still under question as a class action pends.
Google Allo
Google brings tighter Android Auto integration to underachieving Allo app
Well, Allo there, Android Auto, and nice to finally be able to communicate properly behind the wheel without taking one’s eyes off the road.
Over 300 employees sue BlackBerry for bait-and-switch to cut severance benies
The Canadian company is accused of depriving entitlements to its employees after transferring them over to Ford Motor Company and forcing them to resign.
Samsung phones with high-end Harman audio tech coming in 2018, no car-making plans
We’ll probably have to wait for the Galaxy S9 or Note 9 to adopt premium Harman sound, with Samsung also still not considering its own car.