Ford (F) - Get Ford Motor Company Report and Google (GOOGL) - Get Alphabet Inc. Class A Report signed a six-year partnership to produce connected vehicles based on Google's Android operating system, apps, and services.
Ford will also use Google's cloud-based services in data, artificial intelligence, and machine learning.
“As Ford continues the most profound transformation in our history with electrification, connectivity and self-driving, Google and Ford coming together establishes an innovation powerhouse truly able to deliver a superior experience for our customers and modernize our business,” Ford President and Chief Executive Jim Farley said in a statement.
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