LAS VEGAS--Ford kicked off the movement to integrate smartphone apps in the car with its AppLink extension to Sync, and now Toyota is getting into the game with its new Entune telematics service. Toyota announced it will roll out Entune with five apps, more than Ford's initial three, later this year in select models.
Last year Toyota released a few details about integrating Clear Channel's iheartradio app into its cars. Along with iheartradio, Entune integrates MovieTickets.com, OpenTable, Pandora, and Microsoft's Bing for local search.
Unlike Ford's AppLink system, Entune users will need to install the … Read more