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Ford’s OpenXC vehicle data bus interface project

Friday, January 11th, 2013

At the 2013 Consumer Electronics Show (CES) Ford announced their OpenXC project, a combination of open source hardware and software that lets you extend your vehicle with custom applications and pluggable modules. It uses standard, well-known tools to open up data from the vehicle to developers. The OpenXC team explains,...

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Freediag open source vehicle diagnostic suite

Sunday, December 9th, 2012

Ever wonder what's happening on your vehicle's data bus? Here's an open source software tool suite which hopes to open this data to your Linux box. "Freediag is a suite of vehicle diagnostic protocols and an OBD II (mostly) compliant scanning tool, currently for Linux platforms. Multiple graphical user interfaces...

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