At CES 2013, General Motors announced a new set of vehicle application programming interfaces (APIs) available to developers that allow them to interact with and build upon GM vehicles’ infotainment systems. Enabled through a new flexible application framework, developers can now work with GM in a secure and controlled manner to design, test and deliver the most relevant, customizable and seamlessly integrated automotive apps to GM customers.
A gathering of the European OpenStreetMap communit, State of the Map Europe, took place in Karlsruhe, Germany in June. Hundreds of attendees met to discuss various aspect of the project. Ed Freyfogle details how OpenStreetMap (OSM) has come a long way.