Ford collaborates with silicon valley innovation ecosystem on autonomous vehicles, 3d printing, wearable technology

Autonomous vehicle technology is another step closer to production at Ford - moving from a research effort to an advanced engineering project. Ford announces it is working with Silicon Valley-based 3D-printing firm Carbon3D to quickly produce high-quality automotive-grade parts. Ford kicks off wearable technology development with MyFord Mobile app extension - coming soon to smartwatches including Android Wear - providing customers the ability to check vehicle driving range, battery charge and more for their plug-in hybrid or electric vehicle quickly from their wrists”