Understanding Mobile Apps for Automotive
Today's merger of mobile handsets and automotive platforms is creating a brand-new market for app developers. However there are many differences between a phone and car.
This session provides an introduction to the automotive market for the app developer looking to get into this space. Learn how a car infotainment system is structured, UI considerations that help prevent driver distraction, why HTML5 promises to be the next killer development environment for the car, and more.
Estimated length: 1 hour, including Q & A
Who should attend: App developers on any platform looking to move into the automotive space (although there will be some special hints for BB10 developers)
Andy Gryc, Product Marketing Manager, QNX Software Systems
Andy Gryc has been a software developer and designer for over 20 years, and is currently the automotive product marketing manager at QNX Software Systems. Prior to joining QNX, he worked as the lead embedded software architect for GM OnStar; designed and implemented a speech recognition engine; and worked on software for palmtops and notebooks.