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Old 10-01-2012, 02:01 PM   #489
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Originally Posted by oritpro View Post
MFT is a lost cause. I am in the process of drafting up plans for an Open Source IVI. Still debating on which reference platform to go with, Pandaboard w/touchscreen, Origen 4 Quad w/touchscreen, or build the components for a modularized system based around a Nexus 7 or other tablet.

I think Android is the way too go, I am not sure why nobody is using it in the IVI space.
Keep me in the loop. I would think the hardware in this car is salvageable (though, I have little-to-no knowledge of that claim) but it would take an awful lot of reverse engineering / decompilation to figure out...

EDIT: Again, I'm strictly speaking on assumptions, but the current (resistive) touchscreen might limit programming options more than a capacitive touchscreen might?
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