I’ve been complaining to the wife that her car’s infotainment system is behind the curve a bit. This is an attempt to help spread the word about Automotive Grade Linux (AGL), and perhaps aid the open-source automotive community a bit. Here’s an excerpt from an article posted on wired:
The major roadblock to the rapid adoption of technology in cars has always been vehicles’ long production cycles. But automakers are also guilty of hampering wide-scale innovation with their proprietary approach to infotainment systems and software, while dragging their feet on a collaborative, open source solution that would benefit consumers and car tech overall.
Read the full post here.