Ford Sync System: Vastly Improved Overall

The MyFord Touch upgrade, version 3.6, released Aug. 2013, has made vast improvements to the usage of the MyFord Touch system.

The MyFord Touch upgrade, version 3.6, released Aug. 2013, has made vast improvements to the usage of the MyFord Touch system.

The Ford Sync system, a comprehensive hands-free infotainment system, prepares for its eighth model year release and the system seems vastly improved overall.

However, in late Feb. 2014 a major internet tech news source claimed that Ford was preparing “to drop Microsoft as the developer of the Sync system and replace it with the Blackberry QNX system.” The trouble with this story, which has been re- reported by dozens of news agencies, magazines, television networks, bloggers and other media sources,  is… well, this isn’t an official news story. Continue reading