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'Most Innovative' Companies in Mobile IT? Count Ford In

Congratulations to Ford Motor Co. for being honored as one of Fast Company's Most Innovative Companies in Mobile Technology for 2009. Not often that an auto manufacturer gets thrown into the same space as Google, Apple, Amazon and HTC.

The Station got a taste of the venerable Dearborn, Mich.-based company's mobile device connectivity secret sauce, SYNC and the new MyFord Touch driver interface last fall at a preview in San Francisco. Go here to see a slideshow on it.

Here are some more details on what Ford is doing. Oh, and a few more are in this story. Truly impressive stuff, and we don't say that lightly.

Chris Preimesberger

Chris J. Preimesberger

Chris J. Preimesberger is Editor-in-Chief of eWEEK and responsible for all the publication's coverage. In his 13 years and more than 4,000 articles at eWEEK, he has distinguished himself in reporting...