Plan Epic Dates: BeCouply’s Dates.fm Wins The Disrupt Hackathon SYNC AppLink Developer Challenge

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http://techcrunch.com – Just under a week ago, we kicked off our hackathon at TechCrunch Disrupt. Before the event started, Ford had already picked a number of teams that would get access to the otherwise closed Ford AppLink API. The winner of this challenge was BeCouply, which developed the Dates.fm app for suggesting interesting dates to Ford’s in-car interface. Date.fm, the team says, “lets you tune in to nearby date ideas on your phone and in your vehicle.” The Ford SYNC AppLink Developer Challenge at the hackathon was meant to see what developers could do with the AppLink API. Given the securit (IT news)