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Ford acquires in-car connectivity startup Livio in sub-$10M deal

Ford has paid an undisclosed amount to acquire Detroit-based Livio with the goal of better augmenting its capabilities in the world of smartphone connectivity.

By September 26, 2013

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Livio demonstrates FM Connect Web-connected FM radio tech

You may not think much about how you interact with your local FM radio broadcasters, but Livio is working to make it easier.

By January 9, 2013

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Get a Livio Bluetooth Internet radio car kit for $29.99

This high-end FM transmitter is ideal for cars that lack an auxiliary input or Bluetooth. It's packed with features and normally costs a lot more.

By August 10, 2012

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Ford CTO: Google auto alliance a step forward, even if we're not joining

At CES, we've seen new, competing smart-car "standards" announced, and multiple manufacturers tying their data-enabled cars to specific carriers. Ford CTO Paul Mascarenas shares his thoughts on these developments -- and they might surprise you.

By January 9, 2014

Review

Grooveshark Bluetooth Car Kit for Android (by Livio Radio)

The Grooveshark Bluetooth Car Kit isn't the best hands-free calling option and its app integration needs finessing, but the hardware is an easy way to bring Internet radio and smartphone audio playback to almost any car.

June 18, 2012

3 stars Editors' rating June 18, 2012
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Ford pushes 'connected car' app standard

Ford is trying to consolidate its various smartphone-to-car syncing solutions, and it's hoping other manufacturers will join in, greatly simplifying car-friendly app development.

By November 27, 2013

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Ford races to create standard for connected cars

Cars are getting smarter, but they're also getting fragmented, with each manufacturer offering a separate setup for smartphone connectivity. Here's an update on how Ford is trying to bring the industry together.

By November 26, 2013

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Livio's Kit FM transmitter beams internet radio over the airwaves

Livio's Kit is no standard FM transmitter. It also has the ability to take direct control of the developer's Internet radio app for iPhone and Android.

June 15, 2011

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Is Livio's Kit a cheap SiriusXM replacement?

Livio Radio is making a big push into car Internet radio market this July with a $99.99 Bluetooth head unit called the Kit that plugs into your cigarette lighter adapter and also offers USB charging and a built-in speakerphone.

By April 13, 2011

Review

Livio Radio Bluetooth Internet Radio Car Kit

The Livio Radio Bluetooth Internet Radio Car Kit isn't the best hands-free calling option, but it's a great and easy way to bring Internet radio and smartphone audio playback to almost any car.

September 2, 2011

3 stars Editors' rating September 2, 2011

MSRP: $119.99