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January 2013 Issue

Apps for Vehicles Challenge

The Department of Energy (DOE) has launched the Apps for Vehicles Challenge, which is looking for the best business plans, app ideas, and product designs that use open vehicle data to help vehicle owners save fuel, save money, and stay safe. The DOE's Vehicle Technologies Program is sponsoring $50,000 in prizes for the best business plans and products that can improve safety and fuel efficiency through technology innovation. The deadline for the first phase of the competition is January 15, 2013; if you are interested in this competition, please register today for the Apps for Vehicles Challenge. The best plans and products will be selected for phase two of the competition, and the teams will have the opportunity to work with the Energy Department and private sector automotive experts to put their app design into action. Read more...


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